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.

Best places to do Christmas shopping for elderly relatives

If you’re visiting Dublin for a weekend in the run-up to Christmas, it’s a great opportunity to get some of your present shopping done. Sure, a trip to a city as vibrant as Dublin should include visits to all of the usual tourist spots and attractions, but don’t miss out on the opportunity to sample […]

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Museums & Galleries in Dublin

The capital of Ireland has significant numbers of art galleries and excellent exhibitions in its national museums. As part of Dublin’s cultural offer, its museums allow for a great visit and will give you an insight into Ireland’s culture and history. Whether you want to discover the story behind the famous black beer or Ireland’s […]

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What to do in Dublin with children and teenagers

It could be tricky to find attractions to fit the whole family when going on holiday. That is why we have put together a list of the top attractions to do with children and teenagers when visiting Dublin. Natural History Museum If you are staying at the Mont Clare Hotel, you are only a short […]

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A complete guide to Drumcondra in Dublin

Drumcondra is a residential area on the Northside of Dublin. Two rivers flow through the area, the River Tolka and the Royal Canal. You might have already been to Drumcondra to go to a GAA match or visit the Botanic Garden but there are many other places of interest from a tasty creperie to beautiful […]

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Best Things To Do in Dublin

Dublin has the advantage of a capital with all the attractions it offers but she also has the advantage of its small size. You can almost do everything by foot. We are lucky to have many places to have a stroll, in fact, Dublin is one of the most walkable cities in Europe. Phoenix Park […]

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Art galleries in Dublin: five not to miss

If you are a bit of an art buff, Dublin is home to a generous number of galleries. Here is a list of five that you should not miss while coming to Ireland’s capital. The Douglas Hyde Gallery This contemporary public art gallery is located in the historical setting of Trinity College in Dublin 2. […]

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Cemeteries of Dublin

Cemeteries are usually not on our attractions to do list when visiting Dublin. But they are part of the Ireland cultural heritage and history. They also provide an oasis of tranquillity in this busy city, a place of reflexion and peace. So let us introduce you to some charming cemeteries that are worth popping in. […]

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Things to do near Merrion Square

Merrion Square is on the Southside of Dublin. It is the largest of the five Georgian Squares built up to 250 years ago in 1762. This part of the city has an amazing architecture with wide streets, flower beds, high buildings with colourful doors and a charming park as a centrepiece. It is home to […]

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