Teddy bear paradise in Ireland at this workshop and exhibition space where visitors can see teddy bears being painstakingly created by hand.
Because Ireland kind of stops dead over the Christmas period, it may not be the best time to travel.
Hand woven Irish tweed is a wonderful and timeless fabric that never goes out of fashoin, and tweed is one product that is definitely best bought in Ireland.
Aran sweaters, hats and scarves are a popular purchase in Ireland, with their fascinating history and intricate patterns.
Traditional stitch patterns in Aran sweaters include the wonderfully named tree of life, blackberry, honeycomb, moss, diamond and lattice patterns.
Aran knitwear can be hand knit, machine knit or hand loomed and there are significant difference between the three.
When something goes wrong in a foreign country, it's easy to panic.
While the changeable weather conditions in Ireland means great light and interesting pictures, it also means you need to be prepared for what the …
Rain can come suddenly in Ireland, but it is not always a bad thing.
In spite of what you may hear, it is not always raining in Ireland - you need to be ready for the says when the sun shines and the light is clear and bright.
You may not always be allowed to take photos indoors, and even when you are you won't always be permitted to use flash.
If there is one thing you will not be short of in Ireland it is photo opportunities.
Although homosexuality was not decriminalised in Ireland until 1993, things have changed rapidly since and there is an active and lively gay scene in …