What’s your favourite building in Ireland? The Berkeley Library in Trinity College for its curved windows and form. It inspired me to take up archi(...)

The thoroughbred county: Horses being schooled after racing at The Curragh, Newbridge. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

The shortage of family housing in Dublin is spilling over into Kildare, most notably in areas closest to the capital. “The residential market i(...)

Going legal

You’ve found the home of your dreams, secured the funds to buy it and had your offer accepted. Now it’s time to go legal. The next step is to engag(...)

A group tour of Salzburg in Austria, birthplace of Mozart and setting for The Sound of Music, also includes a visit to a ski resort and a concert
12 getaways of Christmas

A Wales of a timeIf you’re looking to take the kids away somewhere not too far, but still a world away, bag yourself a luxury lodge at Bluestone resor(...)

USA, New York, Times Square, yellow taxi cab
Away with the girls

Is there a better way to spend your hen night than wandering around in wobbly stilettos and bunny ears? Yes. You can wobble around abroad. Call it (...)