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

Students had to know the Spanish words for peaches and grapes for the task requiring them to write a  letter to a newspaper about the Spanish diet. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

Students were smiling after a broad, accessible, and fair higher level Spanish paper that was grounded in the nation’s culture. “It tested what stude(...)

Kerry Airport. It recorded a profit after tax of almost €19,000 in 2014, up from  €4,100 in 2013

Passenger numbers at Kerry Airport fell slightly in 2014, according to the regional airport’s results announced yesterday.More than 295,000 people us(...)

Ireland, Dubin: €670,000 Gallagher Quigley

Gallagher Quigley is seeking €670,000 for this four-bedroom house at 48 Hampton Court, Clontarf, Dublin 3. We find similarly-priced properties around(...)

The part of Spain close to Benidorm where Peter and Jean Tarsey were found shot dead on Sunday. Photograph: Google Maps

An elderly British couple have been found shot dead on a sofa in their Spanish home.Ex-pats Peter and Jean Tarsey (both 77), were found dead at their(...)