If you'd like unlimited access to everything, subscribe today

A treasure trove stuffed with hundreds of fascinating articles from Ireland’s past – all yours for €1 / £1 / $1 a month.

‘I’ve always loved Turtle’s writing, the wit and heartbeat in his history.’

Lenny Abrahamson

‘Turtle Bunbury is renowned for his forensic knowledge of Irish history’

The Sunday Times

Sotogrande, Spain: Paradise Reconstructed

Take a small chunk of desolate Spanish sierra, add sprinkler system and what do you get? Sotogrande is unarguably the most exclusive, up-market golfing resort in Europe. Colonel Joseph McMicking had a dream. He wanted to build Paradise. The Philippines based entrepreneur and sometime ADC to Douglas MacArthur first proved his visionary prowess when, in […]
To access this content subscribe now from just €1! Get Started