Avid readers should head to Dublin in April, says Lee Atkinson, when the city becomes the world's largest book club.
Brian Turner discovers mediaeval treasures, pithy dictums and mischevious desire on a tour of the world's great libraries.
On the border country's winding back roads, Tom Neal Tacker loses his way but finds poetry and echoes of 'old' Ireland.
From Venice and Rio to Bolivia's Oruro, some cities really know how to kick up their heels. Natalie Paris chooses the best
To start with, being told to 'feck off' isn't as bad as you might think.
Belinda Jackson presents the best of Ireland's capital.
Stephen Phelan returns to Dublin, his home town, and revisits its history - with pint in hand.
Christmas has become a global festival, regardless of religion or location. Here are the best places in the world to experience the yuletide spirit.