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RUGBY FANS
Ireland v Scotland 2018 NatWest 6 Nations Highlights
Watch highlights of Ireland's 28-8 bonus point win over Scotland in the NatWest 6 Nations which, combined with England's defeat in Paris, confirmed Joe Schmidt's men as the 2018 champions. MORE

THE WORLD IS IRISH
From St Patrick's home in County Down, to the streets of Dublin, it's time to celebrate St Patrick's Day. And the world is going green! Over 250 iconic landmarks and sites around the world will be illuminated green over the coming days – as part of Tourism Ireland’s 2018 Global Greening initiative to celebrate the island of Ireland and St Patrick.   MORE

THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY
The Wild Atlantic Way, on the west coast of the Republic of Ireland, is like stepping into another world. Both rugged and bucolic, the Wild Atlantic Way boasts rocky coastlines, green hillsides, land and sea adventures, and enough local characters to make you want to keep coming back. MORE

WHEN IRISH EYES ARE SMILING
As part of the popular Irish music group, Celtic Thunder, and as a solo performer, Emmet Cahill has toured the United States, Canada and Australia. Last year he was named ‘Irish tenor of the Year’ by the Irish American Music association in 2013. Emmet is also due to make his debut to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City in 2018. MORE

THE LEGACY OF ST. PATRICK
The story of St Patrick has fascinated the world for centuries. Almost 1,600 years after he first came to the island of Ireland, you can still witness his legacy today. Tourism Ireland’s latest colourful video celebrates the legacy of Ireland’s famous patron saint, as the whole island thrums with energy and excitement for St Patrick’s Day. Happy St Patrick’s Day!   MORE

A LITTLE LOUDER
You want the tower to hear you too
You arrive late and miss your flight. What do you do, well, what any responsible adult does – you scream. Then you throw yourself on the floor and scream again.   MORE

WEIRD STUFF
Only on an airplane
Just because you are locked in a metal cigar flying high in the sky doesn't mean that people will behave. In fact, if some straight up dude or dudette is going to step out of character this is often the venue they choose.   MORE

FORESHORTENED
A state of abbreviation
David Tait's column yesterday referenced this performance - so here's Gary Gulman to explain how the 50 states got their abbreviations.   MORE

GETTING INTO THE SPIRIT
A Spirit flight attendant gets passengers into the spirit - and holds their attention - during his upbeat safety presentation, delivered with perfect comedy timing. He touches all the bases and keeps them listening and laughing.   MORE

TIME FOR A BREW
Step inside one of Florida's fastest growing craft breweries, 3 Daughter's Brewing in St. Pete, and watch the process from start to finish.   MORE

GOOD THINGS COME IN SMALL PACKAGES
Valletta is the capital of the Mediterranean island country of Malta. And this year it is also one of Europe's two Capitals of Culture. The Maltese city kicked off the festivities with acrobatics and fireworks. More than 400 events will be taking place in Valletta and around Malta this year. EU's smallest capital is determined to make a big splash in 2018.   MORE

TOP 10 UNDERAPPRECIATED WONDERS OF THE WORLD
It doesn't have to be an official 'Wonder of the World' to leave you lost for words. This list looks at those places on our planet that perhaps don't receive the coverage that they deserve. MORE

I AM A ROCK
I am an island
Floating off the coast of Vancouver Island, a 45-minute boat ride to the nearest town, is a sustainable island fortress complete with a dance floor, art gallery and garden.   MORE

QUITE THE SET
Our planet is littered with the remains of our past and present culture. Movies are the coliseums of our day and have left behind equally magnificent and haunting ruins. It's not every day you get to visit an alien world or first century Rome. So here are a few movie sets you may or may not recognise:   MORE

LOOK TO THE HORIZON
Queen Latifah named Godmother
Queen Latifah - Grammy award-winning musical artist, acclaimed television and film actress, label president, author and entrepreneur - has been named the godmother to Carnival Cruise Line's newest ship, Carnival Horizon.   MORE

THE VIEW FROM THE TRAIN
Quite a number of our readers seem to love trains and anything to do with railways. So here's something for you - a live Rail Driver's view from a train. Last night it was a snowy mountain ride and admittedly it was fascinating - for a few minutes.   MORE

RHINO SAFARI
Kaziranga National Park in India
Kaziranga National Park in Assam is the best place on the planet to see the population of over 2,000 Indian rhinos. In 1905, there were only 15 Indian rhinos left in the area but thanks to Mary Curzon, the area was protected for conservation and the rhinos were able to make an amazing comeback.   MORE

A DOGS LIFE
Private chef-prepared meals, spa treatments and chauffeur-driven rides are just a few of the services provided to clients of New York's most exclusive hotel - for dogs. D Pet Hotels, in New York's affluent Chelsea neighbourhood, caters for the pets of the rich and famous, and its rooms and services are fit for the world's most pampered pups.   MORE

ANNOYING PASSENGERS
The seatmate you really do not want beside you
Expedia conducted a poll asking fliers to name the most annoying types of airplane passengers. Jimmy Kimmel was going to just read the list, but he thought it would be more interesting if the great Sir Patrick Stewart acted it out. MORE

OCEANS AWAY
Comedian and daily Show regular Michael Kosta, in conversation with "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes" author Dan Egan to learn how the environmental decline of the Great Lakes threatens the world's ecosystem. It's not your average interview. MORE

JUST A TINY BIT JEALOUS
Richard Branson sits down with CNN's Christine Romans after Elon Musk's Falcon Heavy SpaceX launch last week. Branson expects Virgin Galactic to be in space with people on board within the next few months. MORE

LOVE THAT TOKYO HOTEL
More than 30,000 love hotels operate in Japan, with hundreds in Tokyo alone. It's a multibillion-dollar business - and while the clientele is still mostly local, tourists are discovering - and loving it too. The hotels offer a variety of options - something to suit every taste. MORE

LISTEN UP
The sounds of skating on thin ice
16 FEB 2018: This small lake outside Stockholm, Sweden, emits otherworldly sounds as Marten Ajne skates over its precariously thin, black ice. "Wild ice skating," or "Nordic skating," is both an art and a science. A skater seeks out the thinnest, most pristine black ice possible-both for its smoothness, and for its high-pitched, laser-like sounds.   MORE

CRAZY RIDES
16 FEB 2018: On the subject of trains, here are some glimpses of the World's 12 Craziest Railways. From a train that travels around Mount Everest, to the long Trans-Siberian Railway.       MORE

LONDON TO PARIS ON EUROSTAR
16 FEB 2018: Ever wonder what it would be like to travel from London to Paris, on Eurostar's new e320 train. Well, here's an opportunity to get a close up look at the train, the process and the journey. MORE
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