We must continue to enjoy the benefits of travel in 2016
Do we stay or do we go in 2016? The question is being asked by even the well-travelled, which includes the majority of Irish people.
It is a confusing time, as our most familiar travel destinations come under attack or under lockdown - London, Madrid, Paris, Brussels, Hanover and Munich - all in recent weeks.
A Russian plane was suspiciously lost in Egypt last October, and an Air Malaysia jet was shot down over Ukraine in 2014.