As I just wrote to friends living on a Mediterranean island: “It’s been summer here for the last few weeks, wonderful weather, 18C to 20C, but everything is very green or flowery, all the whitethorns in bloom and a procession of wildflowers in the ditches and on the old stone wall, mixes of colours and forms and vegetable constructions to take the breath away."
Mon, 03 Jun, 2019
The Department of Foreign Affairs has received no information that would suggest Irish J-1 visas are under threat, despite weekend reports that the US administration is considering “major reductions” in the number of summer work exchange visitors.
Tue, 29 Aug, 2017
Mon, 10 Jul, 2017
A British MP has backed calls by the families and colleagues of four Britons who went missing when a yacht capsized in the mid-Atlantic Ocean for the American authorities to relaunch the search and rescue mission to find them.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
A month ago the idea of featuring the beach-house look seemed futile with the prospect of another summer like last year, and best left to residents of Cape Cod and The Hamptons whose environment and guaranteed climate invented this style of home interior.
Sun, 28 Jul, 2013