Category: Exploring Dublin

There is so much to see and do in Dublin that it can be a hard to choose how to spend your time there. Do you go admire the history and architecture or do you go to spend your days at Temple Bar mingling with the locals and enjoying the local brews? If you just simply can’t decide, here are a few options to consider.

5 Facts About Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo is located in the heart of the Phoenix Park. It opened for the first time in 1831 thanks to the Royal Zoological Society of Ireland which was founded a few years earlier. Much more than just a popular family attraction, the Dublin Zoo has a rich history and is involved in conservation projects. […]

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Are you a foodie? Then you must visit Dublin.

Dublin is the place where many new food concepts come to life. It offers a wide variety of food experiences for everyone. In Dublin, chefs are in constant search of quality, creativity and are dedicated to locally sourced ingredients. The Irish agriculture and the quality of our seas provide top class raw materials for delicious dishes […]

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Tips for first time Dublin visitors

The Irish capital has lots of things to offer, numerous restaurants, museums, beautiful parks, loads of tourist attractions to discover the Irish tradition and of course hundreds of pubs. If it is your first-time in Dublin, it is definitely worth reading our tips before you arrive! Getting Around Dublin One advantage of the city is […]

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Top tourist spots near the Mont Clare Hotel

The Mont Clare hotel is ideally located in Dublin’s city centre. There is plenty of exciting activities and tours which you can do and the best part is that many of them are only located a few steps away from the hotel. We would like to share with you some of our favourites: National Gallery […]

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Popular Dublin attractions for kids

Did you know that some of Dublin’s attractions have been specially designed for your little one? With interactive tours and museums, numerous parks and a renowned zoo, the capital of Ireland is definitely a kid-friendly destination. Whether you want to get them into science and history or you prefer fun outdoor activities we guarantee you […]

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Prettiest public spaces in Dublin

We won’t lie to you, here at the Mont Clare Hotel we feel very lucky to be in such a beautiful city. When we think of a capital we usually picture big buildings and expensive touristic attractions. Dublin is the opposite! It has nice historical buildings, many parks and free public places to have a […]

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Different things to do in Dublin

There are so many things to do in Dublin that even when you thought you’ve seen everything there is much more still to do! Will give you some idea for the one in look for unusual experiences and unconventional places. Experience a real operational distillery The first place we are taking you is the Teeling […]

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The best street art in Dublin

Since the rise of Banksy and his fellow urban painters the world of street art has exploded onto the pop culture scene. What many people once saw as an act of vandalism is now considered a genuine form of art and it has spread all over the world, including to Dublin. The city walls and […]

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The best selfie spots in Dublin

The last couple of decades has witnessed the introduction of social media websites and front-facing mobile phone cameras, which provided the perfect ingredients for the creation of the selfie. These days no matter where you are in the world, you’ll see tourist spots full of people holding their phones up snapping pictures of themselves in […]

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