Grace Kelly’s Irish library: a collection of classic reads … in Monaco

The film star’s roots prompted her to collect Irish literature, including rare editions of Joyce, Beckett and Shaw. The 9,000 volumes are now housed in a lovely, and free, library in the principality.

The most far flung Irish pubs in the world

No matter how far you travel, one thing’s for sure – you’re likely to come across an Irish pub. We pick some of the most remote and unusually-located, from the world’s highest to a bar at the end of the earth