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From TheJournal.ie Surfing and rice planting among attractions on North Korea tourism website DPR Korea Tour

Surfing and rice planting among attractions on North Korea tourism website

There are strict warnings from a number of countries not to travel to the isolated Asian nation.

From TheJournal.ie Cruz shocks Republican convention by refusing to endorse Trump Drama

Cruz shocks Republican convention by refusing to endorse Trump

He urged Americans to “vote their conscience”.

12 hilarious observations from American tourists on Irish life

From the Aircoaches to the chippers.

Americans tried to label Ireland on a map, and failed miserably

“Wouldn’t Ireland and Northern Ireland be connected to each other?”

From TheJournal.ie The Americans at Buzzfeed tried their best to pronounce Tadgh, Róisín and Niamh Raisin

The Americans at Buzzfeed tried their best to pronounce Tadgh, Róisín and Niamh

“I don’t even know what As are anymore.”

Australian tourist asks Americans to imitate his accent, with amusing results

“G’day mate, how you going?”

Americans watch hurling for the first time and can't make head nor tail of it

“There seems to be less rules.”

From The42 11 Americans who can't believe that hurling is a thing Reaction

11 Americans who can't believe that hurling is a thing

The sport has plenty of new fans after the crowd caught a glimpse of it

From TheJournal.ie Guinness to launch a blonde lager for US palates Drink Up

Guinness to launch a blonde lager for US palates

The company had previously brought out a black lager.

'No loud Americans' cafe in Kerry shuts up shop for a few days

“Far from the maddening crowd”.

From TheJournal.ie Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law found guilty of conspiracy to kill Americans Trial

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law found guilty of conspiracy to kill Americans

Abu Ghaith is most famous for appearing in a video with bin Laden the day after the 9/11 attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden Opinion

Column: As an American, I’m still not entirely sure about Edward Snowden

Is Edward Snowden a heroic whistleblower or a far less noble character? I think we’re still waiting for that question to be answered, writes Larry Donnelly.

VIDEO: Americans interview Cork people about Cork, like Cork Like This post contains videos

VIDEO: Americans interview Cork people about Cork, like

‘Is this a wind up, is it?’

From TheJournal.ie Suicide rate among middle-aged Americans rose by 28 per cent in 10 years America

Suicide rate among middle-aged Americans rose by 28 per cent in 10 years

Figures from 1999 to 2010 have shown that the trend was most pronounced among white men, whose rate of suicide increased by 40 per cent.

From TheJournal.ie Obama praises fallen soldier in Afghanistan rescue mission Fallen Soldier

Obama praises fallen soldier in Afghanistan rescue mission

A U.S. special operations member was killed during the of an American doctor abducted by the Taliban.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Europeans saying Obama has to win? It makes me want to scream Opinion

Column: Europeans saying Obama has to win? It makes me want to scream

It makes little difference to us who sits in the Oval Office – and we shouldn’t kid ourselves otherwise, says David Cronin.