This week I want to focus on the wines of the Languedoc which covers a vast area of vineyards growing both varietal wines to suit international tastes but also quirky local wines unique to the region. The terrain here can vary from wild rocky garrigue to Mediterranean to more Atlantic.
Fri, 15 Mar, 2019
Madonna has fought her whole life against society’s bid to define her by gender, sexuality, age, and culture. At age 60 she continues to lay out the parameters of her own existence asdescribes.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2018
Ken O’Sullivan has been an underwater cameraman for the past 14 years. In his new series, he voyages from his Clare home to Ireland’s most northern Atlantic waters. He tellsabout his amazing discoveries.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
Thanks to its innovative and quirky design, the Smart car is one of the most recognisable on the road. The latest model brought with it greater levels of technology and comfort. Now, esteemed tuning company Brabus have taken the ForTwo and breathed a little extra fire into it.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2017
Patrick Leigh Fermor died five years ago this month, aged 96, and though he claimed to be part Irish, he was a man of the world, who walked from the Hook of Holland to Istanbul in his teens, and who later became a great travel writer, says
Tue, 07 Jun, 2016
In the summer of 1991hitchhiked the coastline of Ireland for his first travel book. Twenty-five years on, he retraced his footsteps for a new book based on a journey along the Wild Atlantic Way – this time by car and bike, on foot and on horseback
Fri, 15 Apr, 2016