5 reasons why your next Holiday should be Lisbon.

The capital of Portugal, steeped in history with its Mediterranean climates and with close ties to the Atlantic, is too great a city for anyone with the travelling bug to pass up. More »

The growing Dublin food scene

When you think of fine dining establishments and top class restaurants, cities like Tokyo, Paris, New York, London and Barcelona are often top of the list.  These are gastro powerhouses and often More »

The hot BBQ debate

Summer may seem like a long time away but that just means that BBQs are cheaper as it’s not their season! But, you have to ask yourself, what type do you want More »

First-Time Travel Tips

Most of us know that traveling is an exhilarating and life-changing experience, but it’s especially eye-opening for the first-time traveler. Whether you’re getting on a plane alone for the first time, heading More »

Chinese New Year – The only New Year to celebrate!

Chinese New Year is amazing, that is a fact! From the firework shows, to the street parades, to the lucky red packets and long holidays, it is probably one of the best More »

 

5 reasons why your next Holiday should be Lisbon.

The capital of Portugal, steeped in history with its Mediterranean climates and with close ties to the Atlantic, is too great a city for anyone with the travelling bug to pass up.  With its cobble-stoned pavements and art nouveau everywhere you look, the charm of this city lies not only within its fabulous architecture, so here are 5 reasons why you should visit Lisbon this year. Photo Credit: Nelson L.   Sunshine and the outdoors With only 100 days of mild rain a year Lisbon is a great Read more [...]

The growing Dublin food scene

When you think of fine dining establishments and top class restaurants, cities like Tokyo, Paris, New York, London and Barcelona are often top of the list.  These are gastro powerhouses and often setting the trends that many chefs around the world are following.  Ireland has long been a country where their reputation with food often involved the humble potato, a staple part of many an Irish household. In recent years there has been a real explosion of quality in the Irish food scene, driven Read more [...]

The hot BBQ debate

Summer may seem like a long time away but that just means that BBQs are cheaper as it’s not their season! But, you have to ask yourself, what type do you want or need? Gas or Coal? Gas or Coal? Which is better? Who knows? See the infographic to see what the statistics say. The hot BBQ debate is a graphic produced by Gumtree.com. Read more [...]

Discovering Etna, Sicily, the largest active volcano in Europe.

The “Column of the Sky” for Pindar, the “Forge of Hephaestus” in classical mythology: simply "A Muntagna" (The Mountain) for those who do live it, and sometimes suffer its wrath. Etna, the largest active volcano in Europe, has inspired myths and legends and attracts a multitude of visitors in any season and at any time of the year, attracted by its restless and disturbing charm, between earthly and divine. But “A Muntagna” is, at the same time, a place for unique naturalistic Read more [...]