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4 of the Best Things to Buy in New York

It’s hard to go to New York without buying anything. Whether it’s a souvenir, something that would be cheaper than back home, or just an offbeat purchase, nobody leaves the Big Apple without some kind of memento of their trip. A tacky (or non-tacky) souvenir New York vendors have plenty […]

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15 Online Shops that Deliver to Ireland

If you regularly shop online in Ireland, there’s a good chance that you do a good proportion of your online shopping with businesses overseas. Amazon, ASOS, Littlewoods – so many of the places that we shop at are based in the UK, or maybe as far away in the US. […]

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Does Amazon Deliver to Ireland?

Amazon is one the top 10 most visited websites in Ireland – and that list includes the likes of Facebook and Youtube as well. In terms of selection and price, it’s fair to say that no other retailer in Ireland comes even remotely close to offering what Amazon offers. This […]

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Review: Topcashback

TopCashback is easily one of my favourite websites. Every time I book a hotel, flight, arrange car rental, or go to buy something through Amazon or any other website, I always check to see whether they’re listed on a cashback website like TopCashback.com (or topcashback.co.uk in the UK). Wait! What’s a cashback website? Cashback […]

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5 great gifts to bring back from Portugal

If you haven’t already been to Portugal, chances are it’s on your bucket list. Over the past few years, Lisbon has quickly risen from relative obscurity to becoming one of the most popular places to visit in Europe (and maybe even in the world). Visiting Lisbon, Porto, the Algarve, or […]

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5 of the best things to buy in Ireland

You won’t struggle to find a souvenir shop in Ireland, but often what you find in these shops is poorly-produced and not that practical anyway. A much better idea is to pick up something that you’ll actually use and treasure, like an item of clothing or something for the house. […]

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5 gift ideas to bring back from Italy

As one of the most popular places to visit, you’ll find no shortage of souvenirs and gift ideas in Italy. But, as fun as mini statues of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and aprons with Michelangelo’s David are, it’s worth looking for something that’s truly worth bringing home with you. […]

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5 of the best things to bring back from Istanbul

Istanbul is paradise for shoppers. You can finds just about anything here, from leather handbags and jackets to spices and tea. Every corner you turn, you’ll find new markets and new shops and it won’t be long before you’ll be wishing you’d brought an empty suitcase with you. In the […]

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7 great gifts to bring back from South Africa

You’re heading home, and you’re wondering “what’s a good gift to bring back from South Africa?” Don’t worry: South Africa has plenty of products that make great gifts. So many that you’ll probably start throwing out all of your clothes in a desperate attempt to squeeze more souvenirs into your […]