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Money is a powerful tool when you travel, especially in developing nations, and it is up to those spending it to be aware of this and use it wisely. Photograph: iStock

When it comes to travelling the world, the classic fantasy is spinning a globe at random or throwing a pin on a map, then gallivanting off to wherever(...)

Rosita Boland in Bangalore, in India: ‘That we go out of our doors in the morning and mostly return unscathed in the evening seems a small daily miracle to me.’ Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

BITING DOGS, VENOMOUS SNAKES, new WORLDS AND LOST FRIENDS: AN EXCLUSIVE EXTRACT FROM ELSEWHERE, THE IRISH TIMES JOURNALIST’S NEW BOOK Luck. Good(...)

Monks make their way to Angkor Wat, five kilometres north of  Siem Reap. It is hidden among forests. The temples took their place on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992

Born in Dublin and raised in Castleknock, Robina Hanley grew up beside the Phoenix Park, which she fondly refers to as her back garden. Robina moved t(...)

A group of foreigners stand after they were arrested  at a party in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Photograph: Cambodian National Police via AP

Cambodia has deported seven out of a group of 10 foreigners who were charged with producing pornography following a party in the tourist town of Siem (...)

Mon Mao (64), a survivor of the Khmer Rouge regime who attended reconciliation meetings with Khmer Rouge foot soldiers in  Andong Bey, near Anlong Veng. Photograph: Nevenka Lukin

In Anlong Veng in northern Cambodia, the conversation turns to food. “But what did you get to eat?” 14-year-old schoolgirl Thy Daly asks Huoy Teng (6(...)

Angelina Jolie: “My focus is my children, our children.” Photograph: Mak Remissa/EPA

Angelina Jolie has spoken out for the first time since she filed for divorce from Brad Pitt last year, announcing it had been a difficult time but add(...)