Fishermen’s boats are protected before the arrival of Hurricane Grace in the port of Veracruz, Mexico, on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Hurricane Grace has crossed over Mexico’s Gulf shore as a major Category 3 storm, drenching small fishing towns and beach resorts as it made its secon(...)

Lisa McNamee: A rose crown was placed on the bride’s head, and she was seated in the centre of a large circle.

It’s the time of the year when wedding celebrations are in full flow in Ireland, with most following a familiar formula . But what unusual and surpris(...)

Migrants, part of a “caravan” travelling towards the United States,  carry a Honduras flag and a cross in Pijijiapan, Mexico, on Sunday. Photograph: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters

The first Central American migrants from a “caravan” travelling through Mexico towards the United States in hopes of seeking asylum arrived in Mexico (...)

Condé Nast cited the city’s ‘picturesque, location’

Cork has been voted the third friendliest city in the world by Condé Nast Traveller in their August 2018 poll. The City by the Lee fended off competit(...)

The aftermath  of a fireworks explosion at a house in the municipality of Chilchotla, Puebla, a state in central Mexico. At least 14 people were killed. File photograph: Francisco Guasco/EPA

At least 14 people were killed, including five children, and scores more were injured in an explosion at a house where fireworks were stored in centr(...)