Hidden heartlands: Ireland’s best inland getaways

Building on the success of the Wild Atlantic Way, the Hidden Heartlands showcase the very best our inland counties have to offer, writes Ciara McDonnell.

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From the Eiffel Tower to the Berlin Wall: The anniversaries to travel for in 2019

From the Eiffel Tower at 130, to 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, Suzanne Harrington rounds up the milestones worth travelling for.

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New direct flights from Cork to Dubrovnik start this year - here’s what to see and do in the city

There is much to experience in Dubrovnik. Jane Foster gives the low-down on the city’s most incredible things to do, as Aer Lingus prepares to launch direct ...

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The hottest holiday deals for the summer

From family breaks to adventure trips, Ciara McDonnell rounds up the best packages to book now.

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From micro-trips to eco-trips: The 10 top travel trends for 2019

Isabel Conway spots the travel trends for the year ahead.

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5 wellbeing holidays to kickstart your 2019 health regime

From mindfulness retreats to fitness mini breaks, these holidays will make you look and feel like a champion, says Sarah Marshall

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5 cosy hygge-tastic cabins to help you cope through the cold snap

Step away from the weather apps and feast your eyes on these instead.

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Take a look inside the rockstar-themed rooms on Virgin’s new cruise ship

Champagne table, anyone?

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Into the west for a feasting and feelgood spa weekend

Esther McCarthy discovered you can combine luxurious spa treatments and gourmet dining at the Galmont in Galway.

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Welcome to a ‘land of smiles’ of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka offers emerald green tea plantations and awesome hilly hikes which contrast with lazy laid-back coastal retreats and perfect stretches of sand and bustling ...

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9 of David Bowie’s favourite hang-outs in New York

Celebrate the singer’s life on the anniversary of his January death, by visiting these places, says Sarah Marshall.

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8 essential tips for saving money on your holidays

January is traditionally the most popular time to book breaks. Follow these tips to get the best deals on flights and packages, says Sarah Marshall.

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7 things you always think when you get your airline meal

The familiar feeling of peeling back the plastic from your onboard dinner…

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The expert guide to Italian saunas

Need some comfort to get you through January? Check out South Tyrol, says Suzanne Harrington, where they take saunas to the next level.

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Alaska at 60: 8 reasons to visit America’s ‘last frontier’

The last great American wilderness turns 60 today, and its as beguilingly beautiful as ever…

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The best walks for New Year’s Day

Ciara McDonnell rounds up 10 walks to blow the cobwebs away on New Year’s Day.

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An Arctic sailing ship with its own on-board garden is a pioneering eco hero

Europe’s largest wooden schooner is offering sustainable mini expedition cruises in Svalbard. Sarah Marshall sets sail on S/V Linden.

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