Travel Awards

  • 2014 Travel Award Winners

Meet the winners of the 2014 EIL Travel Awards

We're delighted to announce the winners of the 2014 EIL Travel Awards. This Summer, we will send 19 people on amazing intercultural learning experiences to locations all across the globe. Most will volunteer, some will share Irish culture while learning about the culture of their hosts and others will experience and learn about youth activism. All will have a Summer of a lifetime!

The Travel Awards aim to provide an experience beyond tourism, an experience that encourages open mindedness, global awareness and self improvement.

Meet the winners of the 2014 EIL Travel Awards

This year we celebrate our 50th Anniversary and to mark this, we included TWO special Travel Awards: 

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Travel Awards News

Winners of our Active Retirement Travel Award are remarkable people - retired and usually very much involved in their local community, they are always eager to 'give back'. The Active Retirement
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Hello again! Thanks for checking back in on my take on the 7 habits of highly effective teens!!!!!!! Here it goes……. THINK WIN- WIN “The stuff that life is made of, Have an everyone can win attitude
It's been over two weeks since we have gotten back from Vermont. I don't think I could ever find the words to express how difficult it was to say goodbye to that place. I've been sitting here, trying

Travel Awards Videos

Me and Eileen made this little movie of our two weeks in Oaxaca. As you can see, I'm not great with the camera but we...
Niamh and I living it up on the coast of the Pacific Ocean.
Hello beautiful people!! While I'm trying to comprehend what just happened over the last two weeks I decided to make a...
Here is a short video blog from Mexico just giving a short account of my experience so far.
Seventeen year old Dylan Clarke, from Co. Monaghan, has won the EIL Travel Award to Japan. Here, we take a look at his...