Heading on a Cruise – What You Need to Know

Whether you’re getting ready to go on your first cruise or you’re a regular visitor to Caribbean waters, preparing for a sailing holiday can require a different level of planning to the normal family sight-seeing tour. As it won’t be as easy to find a shop for anything you get, taking the time to double […]

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Poor Timekeeping a Leading Cause of Almost Missing a Flight

Over half of Irish holiday-goers have come close to missing a flight as a result of poor time management according to a recent AA survey. An AA Travel Insurance survey of almost 4,000 AA customers and members found that 50.07% of respondents admitted that in the past they had lost track of time while at […]

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AA Announces New National & International Car Rental Partnerships

AA Ireland today announced new partnerships with Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car to help reduce the cost of hiring a car while abroad as a part of its AA Rewards initiative. The motoring organisation has partnered with the three car rental brands to provide access to vehicles for its members […]

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Nearly a third of Irish holiday-goers are culture vultures

A survey carried out by AA Travel Insurance has found that 32.14% of Irish holiday-goers consider culture/sight-seeing opportunities as the most important factor for them when choosing their main holiday destination each year. The survey of over 3,000 people, conducted in April 2017, found that it was younger generations who mainly chose culture/sight-seeing opportunities, with […]

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Emergencies Force 1 in 4 to Cancel Travel Plans

Almost 1 in 4 Irish people have been forced to cancel a holiday at the last minute due to an emergency or change in circumstances according to AA Travel Insurance. 24.02% of over 3,000 respondents to an AA Travel Insurance survey stated that they had cancelled a holiday because of an emergency, with 4.91% forced […]

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How to get to Longitude 2017: the AA Roadwatch guide

Photo credit: Dara Munnis Longitude Festival returns to Marlay Park in Rathfarnham, south Dublin, for its fifth instalment from July 14–16. The three-day festival features a mix of international stars like The Weeknd, Mumford & Sons and Stormzy, with a sprinkling of up-and-coming Irish talent including Picture This, Dermot Kennedy and Aine Cahill. Plus, as there’s […]

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How to get to Longitude 2017: the AA Roadwatch guide

Photo credit: Dara Munnis Longitude Festival returns to Marlay Park in Rathfarnham, south Dublin, for its fifth instalment from July 14–16. The three-day festival features a mix of international stars like The Weeknd, Mumford & Sons and Stormzy, with a sprinkling of up-and-coming Irish talent including Picture This, Dermot Kennedy and Aine Cahill. Plus, as there’s […]

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AA Roadwatch goes to Slane 2017

Main image – PR handout Words by Adrian Harmon Following a year’s hiatus, Saturday 27th May marks the much-anticipated return of the annual Slane concert. Over the last 36 years, the venue has attracted some of the world’s biggest acts including U2, the Rolling Stones, Oasis, Eminem and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. This year’s […]

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How to get to Forbidden Fruit Festival: The AA Roadwatch Guide

AA Roadwatch’s Chris Jones previews Dublin’s Forbidden Fruit Festival – with info on the line-up, tickets and how to get there.
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Talbot Hotel Stillorgan win AA Courtesy & Care Award 2017

The Talbot Hotel Stillorgan has won a major tourism award in recognition of the quality and hospitality of its staff. The AA Courtesy & Care Award 2017 was presented by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Patrick O’Donovan at a prestigious ceremony in Dublin on Thursday evening (6th April). A member of The AA’s […]

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