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Has the planet declared war on humanity over the last year? It certainly seems so as we witness one destructive storm after another in Ireland, heatwaves across Europe and southern Africa, hurricanes leaving trails of destruction from the Bahamas to Mexico, wildfires from Greenland and Siberia to Australia, melting ice from Antarctica to the Arctic, droughts in India, locust swarms in east Africa, increasing acidification of the oceans leading to the loss of a third of the largest structure on earth (Great Barrier Reef), city dwellers dying from poisonous air, flooding at crisis levels on every continent, soils becoming less fertile, and birds disappearing from the skies, insects from the fields and fish from the oceans.
With Princess Cruises the world is at your fingertips. Now is the time to discover the world — its deepest oceans, the highest peaks, delicious cuisine, and extraordinary cultures. Soar on a propeller plane over Namibia’s rust red dunes, or sail past Antarctica’s dazzling white glaciers. On land you could meet Panama’s jungle tribes or cook the perfect paella in Spain with a chef by your side. Wake up to new adventures while cruising in ultimate comfort and style. Open doors to experiences you have only dreamed of, and treat you to award-winning cuisine on your return. Because your time is precious, let Princess Cruise Lines and Fahy Travel help you create those magical memories.
For most people, retirement brings thoughts of putting one’s feet up and forgetting the stresses and strains of work. Not so retired rugby player Damian Browne. Since hanging up his boots four years ago the Galwayman has taken on a series of extreme endurance challenges that make the bruising world of professional rugby seem like a walk in the park.
Imagine travelling to the ends of the earth, exploring the immaculate natural world as never before. Would you like to experience countries untouched by tourism and discover disparate cultures while travelling along stunningly beautiful shores?
Galway athlete Gary Thornton crowned a remarkable week when he was named 2018 World Marathon Challenge men’s champion after winning the final leg of seven marathons in Miami on Tuesday night.
Hyundai Motor made history when a near-standard 2.2-litre diesel Santa Fe became the first passenger vehicle to be driven across the continent of Antarctica from Union Camp to McMurdo and back again.
Hyundai Motor Company made history when a near-standard 2.2-litre diesel Santa Fe became the first passenger vehicle to be driven across the continent of Antarctica from Union Camp to McMurdo and back again.
Writer Joshua Ferris, who reads at Cúirt this Saturday, has been variously described as "one of America’s sharpest observers of 21st century life" (Daily Express), a "Virgil of the disaffected" (LA Times) and "a gifted satirist very much in touch with the fear and paranoia that undercuts US society" (The Irish Times).
Guitarist Pat Coldrick brings his musical skills to the Linenhall Arts Centre in Castlebar for an evening of classical and original guitar music on Thursday, September 24 at 8pm.