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Niall Kavanagh created a new life for himself in Nepal

One of just a handful of Irish people living permanently in Nepal, Niall Kavanagh created a new life for himself at the foothills of the greatest moun(...)

Debbie Teahan is a swimming coach in Perth, Australia. She is married to Sean (right) and they have a daughter Erin, 12, and two sons, Daniel, nine, and James,  two

Debbie Teahan is a swimming coach in Perth, Australia. She is married to Sean and they have a daughter Erin, 12 and two sons, Daniel, nine and James, (...)

Billy O’Shea: ‘Beers are famously expensive here, costing around €10 per pint, but rents are not as high as in Dublin.’

Ireland was no place for young “adventurers” in the 1980s so musician Billy O’Shea left for Europe, settling down in Copenhagen. Having completed hi(...)

Lucie Lyer with her mother, human rights lecturer Kirsten Roberts in Pilsen in the Czech Republic

Kirsten Roberts Lyer is a professor at the Central European University where she teaches human rights and the rule of law. She lives in Pilsen in the (...)

Niamh Stack: ‘I still haven’t bought the kids’ uniforms in case they don’t go back’

Having previously travelled the world as a flight attendant and designed hats in Kerry, Niamh Stack has made Madrid her home with her family of seven.(...)

Fionan Ryan in London where the music industry has had to change utterly

Fionan Ryan is originally from Garrykennedy, Co Tipperary, but now lives in Finsbury Park, London. He is a digital marketing manager for London-based (...)

DJ Frankie enjoying sun, sand and face masks in Corfu

DJ Frankie Beats (Frankie Shanley) is originally from Boyle, Co Roscommon. He lived in the Algarve for two years before he moved to Corfu. When did y(...)

Dean of Globe Business College in Munich, Dr Susan Walsh. ‘I had the vision of creating a third-level business college in Munich that combines the Irish and German approaches to education,’ she says. Photograph: MM Photography

A chance encounter on a night out in Dublin brought Susan Walsh to the foothills of the Alps, where she set up a business college. Originally from Gr(...)

Chris Irving, Mio Irving, Naomi Irving and Philip Irving in Düsseldorf

Philip Irving is originally from Greystones, Co Wicklow. He graduated from UCD as a mechanical engineer and emigrated to Japan in 1989. He has been ba(...)

Deirdre McGettrick says life in London is good, but advises people looking to launch a start-up to do their homework.

Sligo native Deirdre McGettrick combined her love of design with her experience in finance to create a Skyscanner-type website for home furnishings. (...)

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