Sunday 30th August 2015
Generation Emigration

www.irishtimes.com

Managing a luxury hotel in Hanoi WILD GEESE: Philip Jones, general manager, Mövenpick Hotel, Vietnam: A graduate set off for the US as our boom was starting. He wound up in Dubai and Vietnam
“It’s not the goodbyes we dread. What worries us is when we’ll see each other again” Katie Harrington was the first of her friends to emigrate when she signed a contract to teach English in Abu Dhabi in 2009. She came back to Ireland for a visit this summer to find very few of her friends still here.