Allie Reynolds

Barcelona's brilliant!

Barcelona has something for everyone - families, food-lovers, culture buffs, beach babes, romantic couples, or anyone who just wants a short break somewhere exciting, vibrant and very European Read the guide

Luxury for less: my top five hotel breaks in Ireland

Times may be tough - but there are bargains to be had, even at the luxury end of the market. Here are my tips for top hotel breaks in Ireland that won't break the bank Read the guide

From chic to cheap, my favourite restaurants in Paris

It's easy to work up an appetite strolling around the alluring city of Paris, but difficult to know where to eat. Read my guide to my favourite quaint and quirky eateries Read the guide

On the trail of top tapas bars in Barcelona, Spain

Spain - a tour around the top tapas bars uncovers the best of Barcelona’s gastronomic scene, which tantalises the taste buds while you mingle with the locals Read the guide

Culture and chic cafes, my passionate guide to Paris, France

Paris evokes images of l'amour, romantic dinners, strolls along the Seine, fine wines... and far too much to see and do. To make the most of a short city break, follow the tips of one who is smitten Read the guide