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Ashford Castle

One of the most exclusive hotels in Ireland is hoping a long standing conflict between its postal address and its actual location will help it keep it(...)

Adare Manor.

With the country slowly emerging from a lockdown the like of which has never been seen before, people will be anxious to escape the confines of their (...)

Forbes Travel Guide 2020 Star Awards: Ashford Castle, in Co Mayo, is the first Irish hotel to receive the top rating

Eight Irish hotels have won places on Forbes Travel Guide’s ranking of the world’s best hotels, restaurants and spas. Ashford Castle, in Cong, Co May(...)

Dromoland Castle, Co Clare: The five-star hotel was included in a recent security sweep by Irish and US officials. Photograph: Rhona Cashman

The manager of the Co Clare hotel being considered for a possible meeting between the Taoiseach and Donald Trump next month said that officials prepar(...)

Kathleen Lynn was born on January 28th, 1874, in Mullafarry, near Cong in Co Mayo, the second oldest of three daughters and one son of Robert Lynn, Ch(...)

A Co Mayo butcher   said he was “blue in the face” telling his customers to bring chilled meats straight home. Photograph: iStock

People could be putting their health at serious risk by leaving meat, fish and poultry in overheated cars instead of bringing it straight home from th(...)

Best country house breakfast: Longueville House, Mallow, Co Cork

The champions of breakfast across Ireland have just been announced with two castles on the Wild Atlantic Way taking gold in the top tier categories, a(...)

Solis Lough Eske Castle in Co Donegal welcomes dogs, who are allowed anywhere on the grounds – which provide ample opportunity for walks and runs.

From pointy-eared handbag dogs to doe-eyes spaniels, you’ll see canines great and small in hotels and restaurants around Europe, most notably in Franc(...)

 Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland and his girlfriend Erica Stoll in Dubai shortly before he proposed to her in December 2015. File photograph: Ali Haider/EPA

Rory McIlroy has said he will marry Erica Stoll before the Players tournament, which starts on May 9th. Speaking of the impending nuptials after his (...)

The Foodie Destinations initiative was originally part of the Irish Restaurant Awards but has proved so popular it became a separate entity in 2015. Image: Restaurants Association of Ireland

Ten locations have been shorlisted for the best “foodie destination” in Ireland. Boyne Valley, Cong in Co Mayo, Derry, the Dublin coastal villages o(...)

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