Author: Jeremy Head

Last-minute summer holidays from Ireland 2019

Sizzling beaches, soaring mountains and low prices: summer holidays can be both affordable and spectacular if you know where to look. We’ve picked 8 of the best holiday deals from Ireland this June.

8 stunning beaches to visit in summer 2019

These wonders of the seaside world have so much more to offer than sand – from awe-inspiring waves to buzzing city backdrops.

Six Instagrammable destinations that’ll make your followers green with envy

Forget selfies! Everyone’s taking those. For the ultimate social media snaps, check our shot list of spellbinding temples, space-age architecture, futuristic cities, iridescent skies, kaleidoscopic landscapes and more…

7 Wonders of the World – on the cheap and without the crowds

Unless you can time-travel to the 5th century BC, you’ll never see the original Seven Wonders of the World. Six have been destroyed, with only the Pyramids of Giza remaining. But a 21st-century project identified the New 7 Wonders – and they would all make for extraordinary holidays. But they’re also understandably popular and pricey. We tell you how to save cash and avoid the crowds to make the experience even more memorable.

Budget traveller’s bucket list: insider tips & flight deals to help you live the dream

Stop waiting and start planning your dream trips now. With flight sales in full flow, there’s never been a better time for budget travellers to tick off some of those wild-eyed adventures you’ve always talked about.

These 6 (cheap!) travel essentials will make every trip better

Don’t stop packing until you’ve crammed in these 6 genius travel goodies. They might all cost less than €30, but their value to keen travellers? Priceless.

World’s deadliest animals – and how to survive their attacks

We’ve scoured the globe for the animals most likely to ruin your holiday in the worst possible way. And while sharp teeth and strong jaws see a few beasts make it into this killer list, the most lethal creatures are ones you probably aren’t scared of at all – but should be. We’ve listed these in order of least to most deadly, giving each a ‘danger rating’ based on how many people they kill each year. Read to the bottom to see which surprising animals you need to treat with caution.