Posts Tagged ‘Times of Malta’

Ireland: from rags to riches and back again

February 27, 2012 Leave a comment
Johnie Fox’s – a famous Dublin landmark pub.

For centuries, Ireland has been a country with a population that embraces change, opportunities and challenges. From its tough times in the 1980s, to the rise and fall of the Celtic Tiger, Alannah Eames writes that now is as good a time as any to visit the ‘Emerald Isle’.

Click here to read the full article online or download the pdf.


Soaking up the atmosphere and beer at Oktoberfest

October 31, 2011 1 comment

Tourists and locals alike are united by a love of beer!

Munich’s Oktoberfest is one of the biggest parties in the world and has spawned copycat events across the globe. Alannah Eames finds out why.

Every year, for three weeks, the German city of Munich casts off its conservative and polished image for the annual Oktoberfest.

The largest – and one of the oldest – beer festivals in the world turns the city into a chaotic multicultural melting pot of tourists and Germans alike, all united by a love of beer. Love it or loathe it, this world-famous beer festival is definitely a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Click here to read the article in The Sunday Times.

Daily life in a ‘bush office’

July 4, 2011 2 comments

A few nights in a super-exclusive, eco-friendly tented camp or lodge in the heart of Botswana’s Okavango Delta doesn’t come cheap. But you are guaranteed a once-in-a-lifetime experience and memories you will treasure forever.

Click here to read the full article by Alannah Eames published on July 3, 2011, in The Times of Malta. Sunday edition.

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