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Fernanda Otero


Pension in Ireland: Start planning now

By Fernanda Otero / February 28, 2020

Thinking about a pension should be forefront in your mind if you are living or working in Ireland. We look at the different options available and what to do to avail of a pension in Ireland. Planning for the ‘best age’ to retire is often a thing people postpone. It is difficult to think about […]


The worst jobs in Ireland: can you make this list bigger?

By Fernanda Otero / February 24, 2020

We all have to work to live, sometimes, doing bad jobs is impossible to avoid. Babylon did a survey and found some answers and some useful information about jobs that you should avoid. What makes people happy in life? Without thinking too much, the answer could be: a happy family, a place to live, a […]


St. Stephen’s Day and January sales 2019

By Fernanda Otero / December 23, 2019

Christmas hasn’t even arrived and already we are talking about the sales which are just around the corner. Even though we are still a few days out, a lot of retailers have decided to kick things off early, with the St. Stephen’s Day and January sales in Ireland 2019. Shopping, shopping shopping, that’s what Christmas […]


Newgrange winter solstice 2019

By Fernanda Otero / December 20, 2019

Newgrange winter solstice is upon us again. Newgrange is probably the best known megalithic monument in Ireland, with its most famous feature the illumination of the inner passage during the mornings of the winter solstice. Newgrange winter solstice is a sight not to be missed. The winter solstice in the northern hemisphere is just around […]


Avoiding Seasonal Affective Disorder

By Fernanda Otero / December 17, 2019

Get away from  Seasonal Affective Disorder during the wintertime When it comes to describing and talking about wintertime diseases, what we instantly picture is an image of the flu, cold, bed and tea. If you come from a tropical country as I do, these are the most common health problems related to this charming and romantic […]