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Kensington Hotel: Always in fashion

Kensington Hotel: Always in fashion

The Kensington Hotel is Ruth O’Connor’s favourite place to stay in London, especially for a weekend of culture and haute couture

Ethiopia: The old country

Ethiopia: The old country

A visit to Ethiopia is an experience that combines the overpowering aura of ancient history with the jarringly modern, writes Isabel Conway

Get out there: walking, swimming and biking

Get out there: walking, swimming and biking

From armchair adventures to hiking and biking, there’s plenty of healthy fun to be had this summer

Gear Check: trendy rainwear

Gear Check: trendy rainwear

Irish brand Georgia In Dublin, run by mother and daughter duo Nicola and Georgia Scott creates fashionable rainwear for women who cycle, horse ride or simply want to arrive in style wherever they go, while being protected from the elements

Make a big splash in the Docklands

Make a big splash in the Docklands

The Docklands Summer Festival will be a spectacular display of wakeboarding, and much more besides, writes Róisín Finlay

Make a big splash in the Docklands

Make a big splash in the Docklands

The Docklands Summer Festival will be a spectacular display of wakeboarding, and much more besides, writes Róisín Finlay

Charmed by a country retreat in Co Cavan

Charmed by a country retreat in Co Cavan

Whether you prefer afternoon tea in front of a roaring fire, a dip in an outdoor pool or a walk through wooded grounds, Farnham Estate in Co Cavan is the perfect weekend escape.

GET out there: things to do this Spring

GET out there: things to do this Spring

Spring has well and truly sprung, so it’s a brilliant time to get out and enjoy our amazing country. Here are three great events to consider

Get out there

Get out there

From armchair adventures to hiking and biking, there is plenty of fun to be had this April

Gear check

Gear check

They say that prevention is better than cure, so here are three items to help reduce and keep injury at bay while you train

Better the Seville you know

Better the Seville you know

Visiting the southern Spanish city during Holy Week is a vivid and sometimes unsettling experience, but there are more than enough fine eateries and bars to compensate, writes Emmanuel Kehoe

Get out there

Get out there

North, south and west, there are fantastic outdoor and adventure events taking place this April all around the country. Here are three to whet your appetite

The Turkish song of the damned

The Turkish song of the damned

One hundred years ago this month, the sea off the Gallipoli peninsula was stained red with the blood of countless soldiers, many of them Irish, writes Brendan Daly

Get out there

Get out there

The outdoor activity and adventure revolution continues this May bank holiday with events taking place nationwide to appeal to all levels of fitness. Take your pick from these

Gear check

Gear check

Cycling around the city is ever more popular and cycling fashion is on the rise. Here are three great items for your wishlist