The vitality pool, an outdoor heated pool, is an infinity design, boasting stunning views of the hotel grounds.

Park Hotel Kenmare - a real-life Downton Abbey

IT’S JUST a 90-minute drive from Cork city to the Park Hotel Kenmare — the undisputed jewel in ...

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Caught in Lake Garda’s magic spell

IT IS market day in Desenzano on the southern shore of Lake Garda. Along the waterfront, vendors hawk ...

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The ingenious Wild AtlanticWay runs from Mizen Headin West Cork (pictured) toMalin Head in Donegal'sInishowen Peninsula.

The ultimate road trip

Want to discover the Wild Atlantic Way? Tommy Barker checks out the most southern point, at Mizen Head ...

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The Way of St James on the Camino Way.

A journey to the end of the world

Take a walk with Liz O’ Brien to the literal end of the earth at Finisterre, on the rugged Atlantic ...

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Why Berlin is a city like no other

IS BERLIN one of the great capital cities of the world? With a population of just 3.4 million people, ...

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Understated Zaragoza

Claire O’Reilly on why you should explore the Aragonese capital before everyone else catches on ...

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A sight-seeing boat passeshouseboats on an Amsterdam canal

Pushing the boat out on holiday

Want to experience a city like a local? Then forget larger hotels and stay in their homes, says David ...

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The Medieval Museum at Cathedral Square in Waterford

The Wonders of Waterford

IT MAY be the country’s oldest city — celebrating its 1,100th birthday this year — ...

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Murchison Falls is Uganda's largest protected area.

Going with the flow in Uganda

The Lonely Planet proclaimed it the top destination in 2012, yet Uganda is still a hidden pearl, writes ...

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Dublin calling: Exciting times for a visit

If you haven’t been to the capital lately, it’s an exciting time to visit, writes Pól ...

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