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Cheers to the sober holiday for recovering alcoholics

An new alcohol-free haven in Portugal will help you stay on the wagon, writes Alison O'Riordan

Published 07/02/2010 | 05:00

Renowned for their holiday benders, the Irish are the life and soul of the party and they have been on the razz for the best part of two decades.

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Now a recovering alcoholic of four years standing, Andrew O'Loughlin unveiled 'Sober Holidays', Europe's first alcohol-free vacation for those trying to stay clean after kicking their addiction.

"If there was a place in Europe like this at the time, I would have been their best customer," he said.

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