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4 WELCOME Aer Lingus news and exciting developments 8 ARRIVALS There we are now, meeting and greeting at Dublin’s T2

11 CHECK IN This season’s hot-to-trot events, trends, eats and sleeps 28 SHELF LIFE Bridget Hourican shares her literary loves 32 MY TRAVEL NOTEBOOK Around the world with actor Aaron Monaghan


34 5 GOOD REASONS Eoin Higgins’ Montréal culture crawl 36 AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO MONACO Does my yacht look big in this? asks Rebecca McVeigh

Quirky Quartier


38 ACING THE SPOTLIGHT Ross McDonagh is delighted to meet an unstarry Kerry Condon 44 SIBLING SUCCESSES Thomas Breathnach talks shop with entrepreneurial kinfolk 52 SECRET SLIGO Yvonne Gordon explores Yeats Country’s lesser-spotted nooks and crannies 62 GAME ON Raf Miastkowski tackles Chicago’s sporty side 78 VIVACIOUS VILLE Paris – but not as we know it, as seen through the glorious lens of Conor Horgan


88 DISHY DC As the US midterm elections hot up, photographer Jennifer Chase mellows out in the capital’s most exciting restaurants

Family Affair


88 Potomac Supreme


10 SIPPING SOJOURNS Nicola Brady raises a toast to booze breaks


5 SPELLBINDING CEMETERIES Vic O’Sullivan gets his Halloween on

106 48 HOURS IN MINNEAPOLIS Amy Zavatto’s Midwestern marvels 123 AER LINGUS INFLIGHT On-board info, entertainment and retail 152 SHORT STORY A bite-sized read by Cecelia Ahern, from her new book Roar


Secluded Sligo


110 BUSINESS & LIFE Düsseldorf’s lofty ambitions belie its modest size, finds Fiona Leonard 116 A DAY IN THE LIFE It’s a dog’s life for Gary Redmond of BusterBox 118 SHANNON SHEEN Limerick’s Strand Hotel, plus new lodgings in Paris, Hamburg and Vienna

120 SIX THINGS I’VE LEARNT Viddyad’s Gràinne Barron’s insights from San Francisco’s Bay Area

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Cara October/November 2018  

Cara October/November 2018