Europe

Our 2018 #InsightMoments winner is…

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Be it via DSLR or an iPhone camera, today we can freeze our favorite travel moments in time. In celebration of this we decided to launch a competition in 2018 to see who could best…

Experience Ireland, the Insight way:

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From the ornate Book of Kells, to historic Ashford Castle and Northern Ireland’s Giant’s Causeway, the Emerald Isle’s mythical tales, history and culture capture the imagination.

Tallinn in 24 hours

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Perhaps not the most obvious of destination choices, Estonia is no less impressive. Nestled in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, this pretty country may be geographically similar to its neighbours, but culturally it is…

Italy for lovers

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“O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?”, or so cried Juliet in Shakespeare’s iconic play about two young, star-crossed lovers. Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary, Valentine’s Day or in search of love, where better to…

Gastronomic Sicily for the hedonist

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Abundant in culture, history, art and food, Sicily is a hedonist’s paradise, seducing its visitors at every turn. Though with so much on offer, it can be difficult to decide where to go and more…

Book of Life: Ireland’s treasure

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Long before he became faculty, Joseph O’Gorman was a student at Trinity College. He loves welcoming Insight’s guests to the 400-year-old university and sharing his own knowledge about the remarkable Book of Kells. The illuminated…

Seven Treasures of Italy

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Italy – a haven for art buffs and foodies alike, this alluring country is like no over. The birthplace of the Renaissance and a gastronomic haven, travelers are met with delight at every corner. However,…

Beyond Munich: The surprising origins of Oktoberfest foods

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More than six million people flock to Munich each fall to take part in Oktoberfest, the annual 16-day celebration of Bavarian culture. Fitting then that Oktoberfest food (think sausage, cabbage and finger-licking Bavarian pastries) is…

Behind the scenes: Ardgowan Estate

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Sir Ludovic Shaw Stewart 12th Baronet of Greenock and Blackhall, or “Ludo” as he insists to be called, is a man on a mission when it comes to restoring and managing his family home, Ardgowan…