Weekend in... Los Cabos, Mexico
Desert, surf and fun outdoor pursuits make for a laid-back Mexican holiday
36 hours in Savannah, USA; where to eat, what to see and where to go out. Video: The New York Times
Breaking Eggs visits Kay Sinnott of Living Gardens to talk about planting, growing and Vitamin N for nature. The team then make some delicious flatbreads and find up seeds and nuts to make their very own dukkah. Video: BreakingEggs.com
It’s that time of the year again when we’d like you to tell us about your favourite shops around Ireland.
Cnoc na Mara is a sea stack in the South West of County Donegal, at 100 metres in height it represents one of the most rewarding and adventurous rock climbs in Ireland. Video: Iain Miller. Music: The 126ers.
Author/ Illustrator Yvette Van Boven visits Breaking Eggs to help illustrate the childrens cookbooks and to share some fresh summer recipes. Video: BreakingEggs.com
Killarney National Park has won ‘Ireland’s Best Day Out’ competition run by The Irish Times in partnership with Discover Ireland. The judges describe the 26,000-acre park as “stunning, accessible, magical”. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Michael Parsons visits Sheppard’s Auction House in Durrow Co.Laois where one of the more unusual items for auction next week is lot 1388, a tiger’s head and skin shot in India by by Bishop Eyre Chatterton (1903-1926). Video: Bryan O’Brien
Dubliners packed out the city's parks and public spaces today to enjoy sunshine and temperatures in the high teens.
An expedition team gathers in central Sweden to explore what is said to be the longest underwater cave in the country. Video: Reuters
Breaking Eggs visit Imen McDonnell to milk a cow and make farmhouse butter in the field followed by a delicious fish parcel recipe from her up coming book 'The Farmette Cookbook'. Video: BreakingEggs.com
As Dublin prepares for its first ever Gin and Tonic Festival Dominique McMullan meets Oisin Davis to find out what makes Irish gin so popular and why it's the perfect summer drink. Video: Kathleen Harris
College Green Apartments is a new development of eight high-end apartments with unique views of the city centre and a communal terrace garden. They are located in the former Hibernian Bank building, which is also home to H&M. Video: Bryan O’Brien
As the BMW 3 Series celebrates its 40th birthday we take the latest incarnation, the 318d, out on the road to see how it measures up against its predecessors. Video: Neil Briscoe
“Shearwater”, Kenmare, Co.Kerry, a waterfront thatched residence built in 2010 on 6.25 acres enjoys uninterrupted views over Kenmare Bay and Caha Mountains. It is on sale through Sherry Fitzgerald/Christies with an asking price of €2.75 million.
The Breaking Eggs crew go shrimp fishing in Connemara and bring some shrimp home to make the perfect omelette. Video: BreakingEggs.com
Dominique McMullan takes a tour around the Taste of Dublin festival and chats to Michel Roux Jr and Kevin Thornton about what people can expect. Video: Daniel O'Connor
Honda has thrown the entire contents of their R & D cupboard into the creation of their new Civic Type-R and put Honda back in the hot hatch game with 306 horsepower and a wild OTT bodykit. Video: Neil Briscoe
Honduras: The prison, San Pedro Sula [Part of the Kenco Coffee vs Gangs project] Video by Viv Maher
Honduras: Visiting the cofffee fields [Part of the Kenco Coffee vs Gangs project] Video by Viv Maher
Honduras: The cost of corruption [Part of the Kenco Coffee vs Gangs project] Video by Viv Maher
The price of coffee
Dominique McMullan finds out how to add colour and pop to any outfit with summer accessories.
Does the seven seat family car have to be boring? We take the Toyota Verso out on the road to see if it can break the mould. Video: Neil Briscoe
We set out to find the country’s most impressive visitor attractions, leisure experiences and great destinations, and asked our readers to help by nominating their favourites. Marble Arch Global Geopark in Fermanagh was one of those nominated.
36 hours in Los Cabos, Mexico; where to eat, what to see and where to go out. Video: The New York Times
15 graduates and 12 third-years from the National College of Art and Design showcase their collections in Dublin. Video: Daniel O'Connor
Now in its ninth year, Bloom is Ireland’s leading horticulture and food festival. This year the festival features work from some of Ireland's best garden designers. Video: Daniel O'Connor
Is the Citroen DS5 luxurious enough to take on its German counterparts? We take it out on the roads to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
In the second annual Swim for a Mile Challenge, Dominique McMullan went from being a novice swimmer to swimming a mile after just 12 weeks of training.
Maria, 21, on women reclaiming their place on the land. Video: Viv Maher
Inside the Kenco school. Video: Viv Maher
Honduras: a Kenco student on why women need to reclaim their place on the land
Take a look inside property developer Sean Dunne's Ballsbridge home which is up for sale at €7m. Until recently it was rented to the South African Embassy for €180,000 a year. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Fit Kids/Fit Teens Hip Hop & Break Dance Classes are encouraging confidence, fitness and friendship through song, dance & fun for ages 3-21 years. Video: Barry Cronin
36 hours in the Left Bank, Paris; where to eat, what to see and where to go out. Video: The New York Times
On Patrol: Inside a barrio in San Pedro Sula with the military police
Aviophobia or the fear of flying can haunt people for most of their adult lives. About 60 people tried to conquer that fear by taking a course and booking a flight around Ireland. Conor Pope reports. Video: Enda O'Dowd
On the Farm: High in the mountains of Honduras is the Kenco farm
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The safest way to see inside a barrio or local neighbourhood in San Pedro Sula is to travel with a Military Police patrol. Video: Viv Maher
Several readers told us that kayaking around Dalkey is Ireland's Best Day out so we joined Jenny Kilbride to find out.
Is the Jeep Cherokee good enough to take on the main players in the market: Audi, BWW and Land Rover? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
In Week 12 of The Irish Times Get Swimming course, Melanie Nocher focuses on counting your lengths in the pool, while also increasing your distance to 2000m. More details on irishtimes.com/getswimming
Ten years after a 17-acre site close to Howth summit was purchased by Cosgraves for €17 million, the first houses in a scheme of 30 luxury homes off Thormanby Road have come on the market asking about €1.5 million apiece. Video: Daniel O'Connor
Is the Audi A1 TDI Ultra good enough to take on its big rival the Mini Cooper Diesel? We take it on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
In Week 11 of The Irish Times Get Swimming course, Melanie Nocher focuses on tumbling at the wall, while also increasing your distance to 1800m. More details on irishtimes.com/getswimming
The world's biggest stars celebrate Chinese fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala. Video: Reuters
Will the new Fiat 500x appeal to the Irish Market? We take it on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
In Week 10 of The Irish Times Get Swimming course, Melanie Nocher focuses on the butterfly, sculling on your front and treading water, while also increasing your distance to 1600m. More details on irishtimes.com/getswimming
Foodcloud co-founder Iseult Ward explains how she saves waste food from grocery stores that don't want it and delivers it to families who need it.
Sunnier days call for colour. With summer just around the corner, Dominique McMullan finds out how to brighten up your wardrobe this season.
700 year old Glin Castle, Co. Limerick has been put on the market. The mansion on 380 acres is asking €6.5 million through Sherry Fitzgerald. Video: Bryan O'Brien
In Week 9 of The Irish Times Get Swimming course, Melanie Nocher focuses on the push and glide on your back and surface diving, while also increasing your distance to 1500m. More details on irishtimes.com/getswimming
Can eight be greater than twelve? That’s the question facing the wealthy elite for whom the Bentley brand is on their motoring shortlist. Video: Neil Briscoe
Is Opel's new Astra OPC good enough to take on the Volkswagen Golf GTI, Seat Leon Cupra and the RenaultSport Mégane? We take it to the track to find out. Video: Ian Beatty
The prominent newspaper and coffee kiosk in the centre of Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, has been sold to a private investor for almost €250,000. That's over €70,000 per square metre.
In Week 8 of The Irish Times Get Swimming course, Melanie Nocher focuses on tumbling, breathing and arms and legs durinf front crawl, while also increasing your distance to 1400m. More details on irishtimes.com/getswimming
Daniel Zagórski overcame initial reservations from his family when he came out as trans. Now he's making speeches at rallies and becoming politically active to make others transitions easier. Video: Enda O'Dowd
In Ireland there's one Parkinson's disease specialist nurse to every 1,800 Parkinson suffers. Richard Ford is one of those who suffer, having being diagnosed eight years ago. Video: Enda O'Dowd
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