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,(...)

Combine fitness with a holiday in some great, and warm, destinations

Bootcamps in Costa Blanca Bootcamps don’t have to be militarily austere to be effective. Organisers just like you to think that so they can save mo(...)

Brian and Kieran Collopy were charged with possession of heroin with intent for sale or supply. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Two brothers charged in connection with the seizure of €50,000 worth of heroin in Limerick have been refused bail, after a court was told of Garda fea(...)

Playa de Las Teresitas

We will have the first week of May 2016 off and would like to get some sun, beach and heat with our three kids. Kerry, Cork or Shannon would be prefe(...)

Bad Hofgastein is a very pretty town surrounded by high mountains.

I want to go to the Norica Hotel in Bad Hofgastein, in Austria, next May with two friends. We have picked this hotel for its thermal spa, nice walk(...)

As you are going to be so close to Iguazu Falls, it would be interesting to see one of the Unesco world heritage sites.

We are a retired couple taking a cruise to Argentina in December. We have booked a hotel for the first six nights in Buenos Aires, after which we f(...)

Sunshine and gun crime: Spain’s Costa del Sol is popular with holidaymakers and Irish criminals. Photograph: PA

The gun murder of Dubliner Gary Hutch (34) is thelatest in a series of killings in which Irish criminals who set off for a lifeof crime in the sun hav(...)

Ireland, Co Wicklow: €420,000,  O’Neill and Flanagan Estate Agents

O’Neill and Flanagan Estate Agents is seeking €420,000 for this four-bedroom house at Laragh, Glendalough, Co Wicklow. We find properties for similiar(...)

Ireland, Co Dublin: €600,000, Moreton and Flanagan (Swords)

Moreton and Flanagan (Swords) is seeking €600,000 for this three-bedroom bungalow on two acres in Lusk, Co Dublin. We find properties for similiar pri(...)

Ireland, Dublin: €750,000, Bergins

Bergins is seeking €750,000 for this two-bedroom house in Leeson Park, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. We find properties at similiar prices around the world