Botanic View B & B

3 Iona Road, Dublin, County Dublin, 9, Ireland | B&B
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Dublin City Centre & Marlay Park

A travel blog entry by heidif


... and head up into the the town to find the taxi. We are lucky to find a taxi queue not far up the road. We hope in a taxi and are lucky that the traffic back on the road hasn't become so bad yet. In another 20 minutes or so it will be back to back. The taxi ride back into Dublin is only about 15-20 minutes. Our share of the fare is a "tenner" which is what the 10 euro note is called here. We are dropped off at our hostel so very thankful that our transportation back to ...

Day 2: Exploring Dublin

A travel blog entry by sdsupharm14


Greetings from Ireland!! To start our first full day in Ireland, we met with Pam Logan who is a representative from the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU). We had an interesting discussion about pharmacy in Ireland and the issues they're currently facing. One of the issues they are facing is integrating more clinical experience into their schooling. Currently students go through a 4 year masters program and then must complete a 1 year internship. In the future ...

Days 180 - 188: Scotland, Ireland and England

A travel blog entry by djmorton


... cold Brisbane day (obviously the drinks).

We have eaten a number of things along our travels; crickets, tarantulas even silkworms but the only national dish I've struggled to eat is Scotland's Haggis neeps and tatties. This is basically sheep's pluck: heart, liver and lungs shoved into the lining of a sheep's stomach (nowadays sausage wrap) and is served with turnips and potatoes. It looked and tasted similar to a beef pattie but I couldn't 'stomach' more than a ...

More Dublin

A travel blog entry by joannie62


It is a rainy day in Dublin so we decide to visit a few educational sites. We head to Trinity College to see the Book of Kells and the Long Room. The line is not too bad and after being hot everywhere we are happy to get a little wet and have some cool weather. The wait is worth it and we are soon inside.
The Book of Kells is awesome and hard to image the time this work must have taken.
We then head to the Long room and we are gob ...

All Hallows

A travel blog entry by jeffwill


... of Perth undertook his studies at All Hallows. Through this connection he knew Father William Kelly, an All Hallows priest who was working in Wexford. Bishop Gibney was looking for some assistance to people of the goldfields in WA who were suffering from a typhoid outbreak. The Sisters of St John of God had recently established themselves in Wexford. Father Kelly was able to facilitate the connection between Bishop Gibney and ...

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This B&B, located in the Airport area of Dublin, is near National Botanic Gardens, Howth Head, The Long Hall, and Howth Hills.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBotanic View B & B Dublin

    Reviewed by ntravels

    Nice B&B outside Dublin city

    Reviewed Jun 2, 2011
    by (1 review) , Denmark Flag of Denmark

    This B&B was a 10 minute bus ride outside of downtown Dublin, meaning it was quiet! The best thing about the B&B was the hosts - Bernie and PJ. We were welcomed on arrival with tea and were given a made to order hearty Irish breakfast each morning accompanied by smiles, stories and helpful tips and advice about where to go and what to see.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Botanic View B & B Dublin

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding