Large in scale, local in heart, Toronto oozes charm

TORONTO isn’t your average city. Home to more than 100 nationalities, 140 languages and 250,000 ...

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St Hilarion castle, North Cyprus

Bewitched by beauty of a hidden gem in Cyprus

TAX evaders take holidays too, and they might want to consider Northern Cyprus for their next vacation.

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Time out in the Irish capital

WE ARE that stereotypical Cork family that never leaves the confines of the county to venture to the ...

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Cruising through Europe on the river Danube

IT’S not really until you experience Central and Eastern Europe up close that you can fully understand ...

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Castile Leon: A Spanish alternative

IN THESE needy times, you can be forgiven for hunting down value when booking a holiday.

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Emirates to host recruitment drives in Cork, Galway and Dublin to help fill 5,000 jobs

The world’s largest international airline returns to Ireland this month, hosting Cabin Crew Open ... This story is enriched with multi-media content

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a male Bengal tiger walking beside a lake in Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh, India.

How to earn your stripes, tailing tigers in India

Dan MacCarthy is roughing it on a jeep safari in rugged Bandhavgarh National Park in northern India, ...

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The heart of the old town in Luxembourg

Luxembourg is a tiny territory that’s big on charm

Since Luxembourg is the capital of a country only the size of Munster, lots can be packed into a weekend, ...

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Carrig Country House Hotel just off the Ring of Kerry: 'It's as if the natural landscape defiantly resisted my uninterrupted 'hotlines' to cyberspace to get me to stop, breathe, and ground myself between earth, sky, water and mountains

Switching off from it all in County Kerry

I LEFT the cyber world with all its virtual distractions and came back down to Earth — not with ...

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SPECIAL REPORT - Tourism in the Munster counties

A team of Irish Examiner correspondents assess the state of Munster's tourism sector.

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Beara essentials in Castletownbere

IT’S OFTEN been said that we have a lot in common — Hollywood hunk Colin Farrell and I. Apart ...

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Breathtaking view of Yosemite national park at sunrise in California, which is equally a mecca for active outdoor types, students of nature, and lovers of peace and quiet.

Hike, climb or park yourself in Yosemite National Park, California

WHEN Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant in 1864, he could not have foreseen that the gesture ...

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Malta is thunder and enlightening

Two decades after visiting a rowdy Malta in his twenties, Dave Kenny finds plenty to explore and enjoy ...

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