Roseville House in Youghal, Co Cork.

Shop and drop  Planning a trip to the capital for a little retail therapy this summer? At the Wilder Townhouse, guests can enjoy an overnight st(...)

The Kensington Hotel is launching an exclusive new package to celebrate the Dior exhibition

Fashion First Couture fans will delight in the news that the much-lauded Dior exhibition will take up residence in London’s V&A museum this Febru(...)

Enjoy a cycle along the stunning Acres Lake floating boardwalk on the Shannon Blueway.
Travelbag: latest holiday tips
  • Travel
  • October 27, 2018, 06:00

Hot spot   For a luxury dose of winter sun look to Finca Cortesin on the Andalusian coast. Set on a 532-acre estate and surrounded by nature, the(...)

The Irish Hot Air Ballooning Championships begin September 23rd at  Birr Castle Gardens.  Brenda Fitzsimons

Up, up and away  Look to the skies this week as Birr Castle Gardens hosts the 48th Annual Irish Hot Air Ballooning Championships. About 30 ballo(...)

Spectacular natural beauty: Finland, celebrating 100 years of independence

News Indie Finland Finland celebrates 100 years of independence this winter with a whole host of experiences and packages. Visit the natural hot sp(...)

London is a very busy city and I would suggest you avoid June, July and August.

My husband and I would like to take a trip to London this year. We are a retired couple so can take this holiday anytime. Ideally, we would plan to s(...)

Rio Celeste Waterfall, Costa Rica

We are a family of four, two adults and two girls (14 and 12) who would like to go on a special holiday next Easter. We have mostly holidayed at home(...)

I have looked after a relative for seven years. I need a quiet place for four-five nights over Christmas. It must be on or very close to bus or tra(...)

The fountains of the Bellagio light up in the middle of the Las Vegas strip

For much of the summer, I flitted in and out of the United States. I revisited some favourite cities and discovered some new ones. I love America m(...)

The Royal Crescent in Bath. Photographs: Getty
Avon calling

The twin river cities of Bristol and Bath may be just 12 minutes apart by train yet they seem centuries apart. Bristol appears young – it hides its(...)