An 'eco retreat' in lovely Leitrim Whether you're looking for a rural escape or searching for the perfect Mother's Day gift, get a taste of the slow pace of the Irish countryside with a break at Ard Nahoo, near Dromahair, Co Leitrim.
A spring getaway in Fermanagh Lakelands Located in Kesh, Co Fermanagh, a five-minute ferry ride transports you to Lusty Beg Island, a unique destination offering the perfect location to relax and unwind.
SCOTLAND has long been a popular choice for those in the north in need of a weekend break. Glasgow and Edinburgh are both within easy reach for a couple of days of sightseeing, shopping and culture, with direct flights cheap and plentiful.
I COUNT eight excursion boats huddled together in the crystal clear waters off Giftun Island, passengers offloading from small-engined transfer boats onto the picture-postcard white sandy beach like an army of ants marching into new territory.
THERE’S something almost comically decadent about plucking a lemon the size of a melon from a branch overhanging your sun lounger, in the sure and certain knowledge that it will be sliced, iced and floating in an enormous gin-and-tonic with your name on it by sundown.