Every day we are out there - discovering new coastlines and stunning beaches right across the globe. Our latest discoveries are....
First stop is Cobh: Ireland's famous port from where so many (America-bound) Irish fled the potato famine in the mid 19-century. After that we head for...
Starting in Donegal County and finishing down south in County Cork - the real heart and soul of Ireland's west coast awaits - click to discover it.
Discover Cork and you discover Ireland. So many Irish left from Cork and those with Irish ancestry tell me that it is here they cried. It was here that they felt the connection to the old country.
We assume the best: that when you visit the Ring of Kerry, you won’t be swamped by crowds. But that CAN happen… which is why you might want to hop one over, to the Beara peninsula. Not as mainstream. Just as pretty.
Kenton on Sea: where little seaside town charm abounds, friendly locals share their stories, pristine beaches tempt and a short boat trip up the river takes you to wildest Africa where elephants roam.
We tend to steer you a little differently. Often, that just means giving some common-sense advice: as now, as regards the Ring of Kerry: possibly THE hotspot on Ireland’s tourist itinerary…
From the moment you start this Amalfi Coast walk you realize just what an enchanting little world you've entered: birds sing, butterflies dance from flower to flower, the air is filled with the fragrance of lemons, herbs, jasmine
Along the Amalfi Coast - join us in exploring one of the world's most beautiful coastlines
There are many empty beaches on Oahu, beaches where you can get away from it all and from everybody. Despite there being almost 1,000,000 people on the island at any given time it is still possible to find a place where it’s only you and your footprints in the sand.
Ever dreamed of gliding through crystal clear turquoise waters while schools of tiger fish or yellow tangs glide by? Or of throwing a shaka next to a turtle who smiles right back at you? Our guide to snorkeling on Oahu is where these experiences begin.
The north shore is THE place on Oahu, or in the world really, to watch surfing. It is the epicenter of the sport and is where the world champion is crowned every year in December. Just about every Hollywood movie features these breaks.
Years back, I struck up a chat with an Irish chap, and asked where might I go. He thought for a second and said, Dingle, Ireland's best kept secret . A woman at the table over perked up, said, Dingle? What about Dingle?
Galway City sits in the middle of the Wild Atlantic Way, and is itself a balancing act. It manages to combine cosmopolitan chic, traditional Gaelic culture, and college life… which all mix rather well.
Hawaii, Maldives, Bora Bora...we've written about them all. But here in Europe exists an island with beaches and seas as beautiful. This is the most beautiful island in Europe. This is La Maddalena.
The Coast of the Gods is gorgeous. One of Italy's most spectacular coastlines and at the heart of it all is Tropea.
When we came to the Connemara, Ireland decided we'd done something right and, finally, bathed us in warm sunshine. Cruising into the harbor I turned to one of the locals on the boat with us that day, and I said to him… you live in a paradise.
In Westport Ireland they say that when God made time He made plenty of it. My advice:spend as much of it as you can in Westport.
Sligo is a festival city, a party city, a music city, a drinking city, and very much a coastal city. One walks in sea air along narrow streets, over bridges, past colorful Georgian facades.
5 Quality Hotels in Ireland - here's what awaits at the first on on our list: your balcony doors open onto impeccable grounds. You are surrounded by old, other-worldly opulence, yet are next to one of Ireland’s most modern, quirky and cosmopolitan cities
When it comes to a great base to explore the Amalfi Coast Salerno is sadly overlooked for more glamorous choices, That's a real pity - in many ways Salerno is the best choice of all.
I'd heard the tales told by the old folks in towns around Southern Italy. Tales of an old man, some said he looked like Santa, others like Gandolf. The tales spoke of a village of ghosts, of this old man who lived alone - only his memories, the ghosts, to keep him company.
Few tourists venture beyond the Amalfi Coast. Those intrepid souls who do discover one of Italy's seven wonders - a land of friendly people, huge welcomes, ancient history, traditional cooking and breathtaking scenery.
Calabria is the new Italian dream destination. Seasoned tourists are insisting on more immersive Italian experiences. Scalea, Calabria offers that
Want to know everything there is to know about Monterosso on the Cinque Terre? Then the Monterosso al Mare Beach and Town Guide is essential reading.
Strolling through the magical town of Amorgos that first time, many summers ago, I immediately fell in love with this Grecian paradise forever and know you will too!