The best pubs in Dublin – Sláinte!

Here’s a 64,000-euro question – which bar in Dublin serves the best pint of Guinness? Luckily, you don’t have to give me 64,000 big ones – I have selflessly been and gone to Dublin to check out the contenders, and bundled the winners all together in a nifty little video. Check out my absolute personal… Continue Reading


A wild walk on the Giant’s Causeway

The Irish giant of myth and legend Finn MacCool built stepping stones across to Scotland to avoid getting his feet wet – a thing that all giants hate, or so it’s told. Now, historians will tell you that Finn didn’t exist, and geologists have some extremely boring explanations for the extraordinary basalt columns of the… Continue Reading


A day with the locals in Dublin

Don’t get me wrong – the people of Dublin are fabulous, friendly, feisty and fun. But my goodness, can they talk. You ask for directions, and an hour later you’re still only halfway through their life story. The gab has very definitely been gifted in that fair city. And meanwhile there’s a wonderful place out… Continue Reading