MDLinking’s founder, Hans Flu, is also a surgeon

“It has been a year since I gave up practicing medicine and I have to say I miss it a lot – so much so that sometimes I actually dream about performin(...)

The Yukon, the westernmost territory of Canada is one of the remotest places in the world with only 38,000 people in nearly half a billion square kilometres

My partner and I would like to visit the Yukon in June/July for about 18 days. It is so vast we need advice on what sites to visit and how to travel,(...)

The Mimozas Cannes resort, 7km from Cannes at Mandelieu-La Napoule

In the heady days of the Celtic Tiger, owning a slice of the Cote d’Azur became a reality for many people who would never have dreamed it was possible(...)

Temple Bar Residents established there are now more apartments in Dublin being made available for short-term rental use through agencies such as Airbnb and Booking.com than there are flats to let for long-term residential use through websites such as Daft.ie or Rent.iePhotographer: Photograph: Getty Images

Recent events have understandably overshadowed news of direct relevance to Dublin’s housing crisis – the astonishing fact that at least 2,000 apartmen(...)

Holiday lettings: If other agencies, such as Booking.com or the Key Collection are included with the 1,748 on AirBnB’s website, the overall number in Dublin exceeds 2,000. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Homeowners who rent out their houses for short-term holidays are not taking housing off the market, the company Airbnb has said. It was responding (...)

Walatta, a house designed by modernist architect John Bulcock, is shielded from view. Access is via 80 wide stone steps from above the roof down to pool level. The central living space is supported by concrete columns, with ‘walls’ of foliage to soften the look. Photograph: James Fennell

From the faded colonial grandeur of a house belonging to Hollywood star Gillian Anderson to the tropical modernism of a new build by a Dublin family,(...)

Ericeira, in  Portugal is an ideal spot for families, with  lovely beaches and good surf schools

We have booked flights to Lisbon for one week and are travelling with our children aged 17, 15 and 12. I would really like for our kids to meet other (...)

Usheru told The Irish Times a full ticketing solution will be live for users here in two weeks’ time

When has a start-up started up? That was one of the questions folks were asking themselves after the recent Digital Media Awards. The decision to giv(...)

An elevated view over Biertan at sunrise

We bit the bullet and booked flights to Bucharest, Romania, for 16 days in July. We have three kids, aged 13, 11 and nine, who love walking, cycling,(...)

Entry to Canada is going electronic from March 15th

E-visas required for Canada from March Entry to Canada is going electronic from March 15th, when visitors to the country will have to have an electron(...)