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The thought of Ireland brings up many colorful images: green hills, friendly natives, glasses of Guinness, medieval castles, the odd fairy or two. But it is also home to many places reputed to be haunted by ghosts and other turbulent spirits. Here are just a few from the crowded field . . . St. Michan’s [...]
This month’s round-up includes sea foraging, Mexican food and the world’s greatest explorer Videos Let’s kick things off this month with a brief introduction to Wales – punctuated by some top cliff diving! Then, 5,500 miles away, this brief introduction to Shanghai – punctuated by some bright design ideas. Rome, Florence, Venice, Milan… Italy’s cities [...]
This month’s round-up includes 23-year road trips, sandwichwallahs and Parallel Olympics Videos If you like adventure travel, check out British rock-climber Steve ‘Crusher’ Bartlett tackling a previously-unclimbed tower of rock in Canyonlands, Utah – along with a journalist who is REALLY out of his depth. That may be impressive, but it’s nothing compared to [...]
2012 is Olympic Year and what better excuse to take a look at some of the cities which have hosted the ultimate sporting event – and a look forward to 2016. Barcelona, Spain (1992) Who can forget the dulcet tones of Queen vocalist Freddie Mercury and opera singer Montserrat Caballe singing the praises of this [...]
If you’re heading to London this summer, you are guaranteed to come across bustling crowds of tourists in town for the Olympics. However, if it all gets too much, there are many routes of escape. Here are just five ways to find peace and quiet during the Games, while discovering another side to England’s capital: [...]
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