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Crash Course: Hosteling

Crash course: Hosteling – How to make the most out of it?  ”Hosteling is an experience everyone should try at least once in their life.” – Yours truly It all started nine months ago with me trying to find an internship. With a little luck I stumbled across a great spot – the An Óige marketing team… […]

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An Óige has a new president!

  An Óige, the Irish Youth Hostel Association, has a new President! Noted sports journalist George King! He was a former Sports Editor of the Sunday Independent and Chief Sports Sub Editor of the Irish Independent. George is taking over from Norman Campion who has retired after eight years in the position. A little bit […]

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Photography Weekend in Glendalough

Photography Weekend, Glendalough, Co. Wicklow   Back in May, 18 members of the An Óige Photographic Group attended a photography weekend in Glendalough Hostel in the picturesque surroundings of the Wicklow Mountains. The photography weekend began with a welcome meeting hosted by Peter Gallagher (LIPPA) on Friday night at which he unveiled the plan for […]

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