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A Maison Prive-managed apartment overlooking Dubai’s Burj Al Arab hotel.

A Dubai-based property management firm led by Irish businessman Paul Mallee has achieved a milestone of $100 million (€85 million) worth of assets und(...)

Liam Cunningham, who plays Davos Seaworth in ‘Game of Thrones’, will speak at the Web Summit

The company behind the Web Summit has a permanent six-bedroom “crash pad” for new employees arriving in Dublin as part of efforts to circumvent the ho(...)

A chatbot can mimic human conversation within limitations that are increasingly being expanded. Photograph: EyesWideOpen/Getty Images

When was the last time you visited a bricks-and-mortar travel agent? These days we rely rely on thousands of online travel sites, from airline and hot(...)

Guns N’ Roses at Slane Castle. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Helena O’Dwyer booked two rooms in an Ibis Hotel in Dublin last January for the night of the recent Guns N’ Roses concert in Slane. “We booked at a ra(...)

‘If the price of a property looks too low then there is a reason.’ Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

When you are in a hurry to book accommodation that is when you are most likely to be scammed. Booking a holiday rental takes time. Always use a reputa(...)

Ban on “most-favoured nation” clauses may benefit Ryanair, which is seeking to cash in on the 300 million or so visits to its website every year by offering a broad range of travel services to consumers, including hotel rooms. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

Consumers could benefit from a clampdown on anti-competitive terms sought from hotels by online travel agents. Large online travel businesses such as(...)

Paddy Cosgrave who moved the Web Summit from Dublin to Lisbon. Photograph: Eric Luke

Last September, Paddy Cosgrave announced he was moving the Web Summit to Lisbon, citing Dublin hotel rip-offs and other infrastructural problems. It (...)

 Emer Fitzpatrick and Russell Hart in The Stop B&B at Fr Griffin Road in Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Many people have fanciful notions of giving up their day job and heading to the countryside to start a B&B in a fixer-upper farmhouse. But, for Em(...)

Photograph: iStock

We asked globetrotters, as well as booking agents at Usit and Trailfinders, for their advice on how to make your budget stretch while travelling. A(...)

Airlines: record profits forecast this year. Photograph:  EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO

Record profits forecast for world’s airlines This year is expected to be a bumper year for airlines, with record-breaking profits projected. IATA’s(...)

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