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Dublin's underground literary scene

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A sophisticated – and very much alive – literary scene in the clubs and bars of Dublin continues the oral tradition that is knitted into the psyche of the city.
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Kazakhstan’s space-age city

Since the president of Kazakhstan declared Astana to be the nation’s capital, this once rundown city has undergone a complete architectural revolution.



New horizons in Kazakhstan

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A space-age city jutting out of the vast plains of central Asia – welcome to Kazakhstan’s new capital, Astana.
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Top 10 places to hear traditional Irish music

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Music seems to run in the blood of the Irish and once you set foot in the Old Sod, it seems you are never more than a stone's throw from a session.
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The Ireland of yesterday

An island roughly the size of the state of Maine, Ireland and its people enjoy a hold on the imagination that far outstrips the country's physical scale.


Ireland's most offbeat festivals

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Even in straitened times, Ireland has never needed an excuse to celebrate.
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