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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 5 December, 2019


# recreation - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Fancy a stroll? Walkways and trails around Ireland are getting an upgrade

Nearly 80 projects have been approved for funding.

# recreation - Monday 18 April, 2016

Watch this unsettling recreation of the Titanic sinking in real-time

Turns out it took a long, long time for it to happen.

# recreation - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Someone just broke the bank to land this swish Cork City waterfront hotel

Dalata will add Clarion Hotel Cork to their growing portfolio for for €35.1 million.

# recreation - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Your chances of dying, ranked by sport and activity

Scared of skiing? Try snowboarding…

# recreation - Monday 16 February, 2015

Why do people go for 'walks'?

But in fairness, a lot of us do like working out.

# recreation - Monday 2 June, 2014

How does your local council spend its money?

A new website gives a breakdown of how much each local authority in Ireland gets and where the money goes.

# recreation - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Joseph Gordon-Levitt recreated David After Dentist and it was wonderful Is This Real Life?

# recreation - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Dublin council supports proposal to turn derelict site into park

The site between Cork Street and Chamber Street in Dublin 8 could now become recreation space for Dublin 8 residents, pending a planning report.

# recreation - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates Granby Park This post contains images

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates

The temporary park at Dominick Street Lower was envisioned by the Upstart collaborative group and financed in part through on online Fundit campaign.

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

The release of ISA SafeTrx comes as the Irish Coast Guard (ICG) reports a considerable increase in the amount of emergency call-outs its has received so far this year.

# recreation - Monday 2 January, 2012

Slideshow: The world's 12 best places to live and work Best Places This post contains images

Slideshow: The world's 12 best places to live and work

Is your life out of balance? How about moving to one of these countries…

# recreation - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Dublin ranked 26th best place to live in the world

For all Ireland’s economic woes, our capital still beats Paris, London, Tokyo and Boston in terms of quality of life… while Baghdad, unsurprisingly, comes last.