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.

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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Handmade in Dublin

The retail and shopping districts in Dublin are packed full of high-end luxury shops stocking some of the most famous brands from around the world. You’ll never struggle to find that perfect gift as you stroll through the high streets of Dublin, but there are a lot of alternatives if you’re looking for something a […]

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Dublin’s best markets

Millions of people flock to the historic city of Dublin every year to experience the vibrant culture and take advantage of the authentic shopping experience. The city is full of bustling market places and retail districts that offer visitors and tourists a chance to browse big brand names and hand-crafted goods. You’ll never struggle to […]

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Dublin for foodies.

When thinking about Dublin, the only thing that probably comes to your mind is Irish stew, bangers and mash or fish and chips but we must say: It’s more than that and cuisine in Ireland has changed tremendously. The city has become very international and chefs started experimenting with different ingredients to create unique dishes. […]

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Things to do in Dublin with your family.

Traveling with kids can be challenging as we all know, kids like to be occupied. In Dublin, you do not have to worry about your little ones being bored. Here are our top attractions to keep them entertained and you’ll love them too: Dublin Zoo Kids love zoos and that’s a fact. How practical that […]

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Dublin travel guide for Sports fans

For all rugby fans, out there: Irish rugby is great to watch and very well respected throughout the country. Annual games are held in the Aviva stadium and tickets can be booked online. However, it is also possible to watch a game at Trinity College, where the oldest rugby club in Ireland has its home. […]

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