A perfect day in Buenos Aires
Our visitor explores the bohemian district of Palermo
Winter is a chilly but relatively cheap time to visit New York City, says our Travel Editor. Wrap up!
Bangkok has its ups and downs, but Kieron Wood's insider guide should help you navigate a fascinating city.
You don't have to take an expensive cruise to see America's greatest wilderness, says Yvonne Gordon.
Canada's new Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA) is now fully in effect. Here are our FAQs for Irish travellers.
New York can be expensive, but it doesn't have to be. Thomas Breathnach has 10 tips for the Big Apple on a budget.
Vietnam bombards all your senses the moment you arrive, says Deborah Spillane.
Sometimes only the best will do. Katie Byrne has a luxury lover's guide to New York City...
Our visitor spends 24 hours in NYC's hottest 'hood.
Having emerged from the cloud forest at Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve, our Nicaraguan guide Eric disappears with a promise to return soon with something worth seeing.
For centuries, it's been a byword for the middle of nowhere. That makes Mongolia a magical trip, says David Flanagan.
The Philly Cheesesteak. A long crusty bread roll packed full of thinly sliced, sauteed rib eye beef and melted cheese. Hearty, flavoursome and substantial enough to fill you for the whole day long. Not a dish likely to be found gracing the cover of a Michelin guide any time...
It's 7.30 in the evening and it's still very hot (35 degrees) and humid outside, and my glasses steam up as I step out from my hotel into the teeming streets of Taipei, capital of Taiwan, Republic of China.
Donal Lynch hits up the best Halloween and autumn activities in The Big Apple, off the beaten tourist track.
Shane Fitzsimons visits Mesa Verde National Park, and the gorgeous ghost estates in its canyon walls.
Designs for a state-of-the-art museum set at the feet of the Statue of Liberty have been unveiled in New York.
You'll never visit the same Sin City twice, says Eva Hall, who catches up with some of Nevada's newest arrivals.
I have a new screen-saver. It is one of the many beautiful beaches that I enjoyed on Antigua.
Tom Sweeney maps out a perfect day, from pancakes to to plush hotels, in Vancouver.
There's nowhere like New England when it comes to Fall Foliage. Here are our Travel Editor's top tips.
There are places in the world that make you wonder what happened to us. Jordan is one of them, says Aine O'Connor.
From the US Capitol to President Obama's favourite chilli joint, Jane O'Faherty takes a political tour of DC.
Orla Neligan takes her family to New York. But can she combine city culture with the benefits of the beach?
Yvonne Gordon spends 24 hours in the heart of Chicago.
It's the body-conscious city that's produced thousands of food and fitness trends… Leslie Ann Horgan tries clean living in Los Angeles.
This stunning video was captured by the first drone ever allowed to operate under permit at Uluru.
With major airlines launching new flights to Iran, Sarah Marshall looks at how a once off-limits destination is opening up.
There are two things that every virgin cowboy should know before they mount up for the first time. Trouble was, I couldn’t remember either of them — and there I was, bouncing along on the back of a mare called Bonnie, riding through the Arizona desert.
Black Friday in the Big Apple? Yes, shopping dreams do come true. Nicola Brady has your need-to-know.
15 years since 9/11, Lower Manhattan has been 'reimagined' as a whole new destination for visitors and locals.
Icelandic budget carrier WOW air has announced low-cost fares from Dublin to Miami from €139 each way.
We may love Paris in the spring, but when it comes to autumn, there’s nowhere like New England. Here's Independent.ie's 101 for leaf-peepers travelling from Ireland.
Paisley Park, Prince's private estate and production complex in Minnesota, is to open for public tours this October.
J1 summers are coming to and end. But there is a silver lining, our Travel Editor writes.
Oakland is to San Francisco what Brooklyn is to New York, says Deirdre Mullins. It's stepping out of a big city shadow.
I think I hate roller-coasters. The moment for this thought to find itself sounding alarm bells in my head probably wasn't timed to perfection. It occurred while waiting to take off, locked in by a harness unable to move, in a roller-coaster. This was at the beginning of what can only be described as a crash course in coasting over the next few days.
Situated between the cedar-wooded summits of the Middle Atlas and the silver olive groves of the Rif mountains, lies Fes - for many, the cultural and spiritual centre of Morocco. It is also one of the most perfectly preserved medieval cities in the world. Walking around its dense warren of streets, it was hard to believe that it is only a three-hour flight from London. It feels like a world away from Europe and...
Did you know there are direct flights from Dublin to Halifax? Jason O'Brien hops on board for an epic Canadian adventure.
One of the tiniest capital cities in the world was buzzing. Victoria, the capital of Mahe - the biggest island in the Seychelles, was about to host its sixth annual 'Carnaval'. The excitement was palpable. 'Are you here for Carnaval?' was the first question on everyone's lips. And I was lucky enough to be there to enjoy the festive atmosphere.
The Rio Olympics are coming, but there’s far more to Brazil than sporting spectacles and soccer says Isabel Conway.
Madeleine Keane of The Sunday Independent spends an unforgettable week in the Sunshine State.
Gillian Tsoi visits a yoga retreat on the breathtaking Indonesian island for some much-needed downtime...
Mary O'Sullivan continues her once-in-a-lifetime trip to Vietnam with a visit to the capital city of Hanoi.
New York is now doable as a daytrip from Dublin. But is it worth it? David Walsh takes a flying visit.
A trip to Vietnam is rejuvenating and it's not just because of the hot weather with its injection of sunshine and vitamin D; and the many stimulating visual delights which await the visitor.
One of the world's top chefs is coming to Galway, and we could learn a lot from Lima - his hometown.
'Celebrity Constellation' is based in Abu Dhabi this winter - combining ocean, city and desert in one terrific trip.
The $5.5 billion Shanghai Disneyland opens today, complete with Disney's largest ever castle in a theme park.
Travelling with children in the USA? Our expert shares her tips for city slicker families.
I must confess that until recently I had only a vague awareness that there were two different states that both claimed to be the Republic of China.
It's still a top choice for most honeymooners, but which Maldives resorts are the ones to really fall in love with?
Winter has arrived on Mount Errigal, Co. Donegal.
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2017 is on its final approach. Pól Ó Conghaile, has...
J1 summers are coming to and end. But there is...
The new solo traveller is blowing...
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Travelling from Donegal to West Cork for his new book, author Paul...