Family and friends are always a vital part of an Irishman’s life.
However, it's made me think about the differences between us and our pals across the pond.
I think part of this is because none of it feels real; when I’m outside my normal day-to-day life, I find it easier to take risks.
While I’ve had my fair share of heart breaks, I take more chances when traveling abroad and thus far, I have no regrets.
They don’t like questions In America, Canada and other European countries, it’s totally normal to strike up a conversation by asking someone direct questions.
However, asking a Scottish guy what they do for a living or where they live will immediately make you seem too forward.