Laura Mattas

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Top 10: Things to Do in Ireland in Fall

Harvest festivals, music, and ghost tours are the highlight of fall season on the Emerald Isle.<p>Festivals and events highlight the fall season in Ireland. Get out and enjoy harvest fairs, traditional music and arts, guided weekend walks, creepy ghost tours, and much more.<p>Tour the Tombs at Glasnevin …

Top 10: the Lake District's best pubs and inns

Autumn is a special time of year in the Lake District. The fells and and forests blaze with colour, the summer crowds have left for home, and the weather provides plenty of atmosphere – from misty mornings to crisp, blue-sky days. Walkers will find plenty of space, even on the more popular routes …

Event-o-Rama: 5 Must-Dos in September

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in September:</b><p>Mark the changing of the seasons and the phases of the moon at the <b>Mid-Autumn Festival</b> (September 8) on <b>Hong Kong Island</b>. The annual harvest celebration boasts a fire dragon …

Hidden In France

I've been meaning to do this for a long time, so here it is, Ta-dah! My list of Parisian eating places.<p>(rooftop restaurant above the Printempts)<p>This …

Summer's Best Art Exhibits Around The World

The museums and galleries to visit on your summer break<p>Whether you're planning a European city break or a long-haul excursion, escape the tourist traps with our pick of the best art exhibitions and events to see around the world this summer.<p><b>Rome</b> Set high on the Quirinal Hill, it's worth visiting …

Discover the Outdoors in America's Most Secret Town

Earlier this week, the tiny town of Los Alamos, New Mexico, won Liveability’s “Best Small Town” contest for its diversity, education, population growth, health, and civic engagement. Although we agree that the Atomic City scores well in these areas, it’s the area’s outdoor scene that really blows …

England Photos

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>See photos of England (including Stonehenge, Hadrian's Wall, Tower Bridge, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

England

Twenty precarious sacred places

10 Unexpected Places to Celebrate 4th of July

Feel the Independence Day spirit at these quintessential American festivities.<p><b>Independence, California</b><p>Venture to the remote eastern Sierra, east of Kings Canyon National Park, to celebrate the small town of Independence’s favorite day. Watch fireworks glow against the snowcapped mountain backdrop, …

The Best Places to Eat in Dublin

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>There was a time when I thought getting a world-class meal in Dublin involved hopping on a plane and flying to New York or Paris. Sure, I’ve enjoyed decent fish and chips and soul-warming bowls of Irish stew in the Irish capital, but spending time there has never revolved …