Newfoundland

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Dr Joseph Regan, who is now based in Berlin with Bayer

Berlin-based scientist Dr Joseph Regan first left Ireland in 1986 when he was five years old and his family moved to the quaintly named Come by Chance(...)

From Shannon, in Ireland, to Gander, in Newfoundland, is a distance of 1,975 miles. The B.O.A.C. Constellation aircraft in which I travelled accomplis(...)

An ‘Aquarium’ vintage Dunhill cigarette lighter

A two-day auction at Bonhams in London on Tuesday and Wednesday is titled the “Gentleman’s Library Sale” and “features all kinds of objects that may h(...)

Fogo harbour. Photograph: Getty Images
The most Irish island in the world
  • Travel
  • September 25, 2013, 01:00

Newfoundland is not Canada, as the people there never tire of telling you. “Canada”, in this context, is not just a euphemism for “boring”, “law-abidi(...)