Shining Hostel

Address: 90-92 Marlborough Street, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the North Inner City area of Dublin, is near O'Connell Street, General Post Office (GPO), Definitive Dublin Walking Tour, and Anna Livia Millennium Fountain.
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Travel Blogs from Dublin


A travel blog entry by a.baker.abroad on May 09, 2015

It's Saturday and where better to head for the weekend than the bustling city of Dublin. With our hostel booked in the heart of Temple Bar there was only one mission today, Live music and cold drinks. We did however check out the castle, take a walk along the river and over to O'Connell Street and back past Christ Church Cathedral in the afternoon before making our way along the streets of Temple Bar to a number of pubs and a very good burrito shop before heading back ...

One Month Mark

A travel blog entry by shannon.dirrane on Apr 19, 2015

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... the horseback riding. Friday night was topped off with another night out at Flannery's of course which turned into a very late night and lead for a tiring morning for our 5k run.

Waking up for the 5k run Saturday morning was very hard. Julia, Fran, and I had signed up to do it together and in that moment we were all definitely regretting it but we all kept saying "we are doing it for the shirt." Julia (who is usually pretty fast) said she ...


A travel blog entry by laurackennedy on Dec 04, 2014


She sits, cross armed and waits, always waiting. Her heart beats sporadically. She shouldn't even be alive, the heart specialist wrote her off years ago. Yet somehow she forges on. She will not give in, so many people depend on her. She's a grandmother, two younger generations should by all rights be taking care of her. Now is her time to sit back, to take stock, to be revered and adored. But the fates said it would not be so. This ...


A travel blog entry by clbutler on Sep 06, 2014

... more than 20,000 manuscripts, books, paintings and objects d'art. Much of the collection is religious and the collection of Qur'an's (over 270) dating back to the 9th century is considered to be the best in the world. There were pages on wood from the old Testament dating back to 270 AD, the oldest originals known to exist. There were many folding books, jade and enamel covers, beautiful illustrations, ...

Week 2

A travel blog entry by mike.schwartz on Jul 16, 2014

... boredom really takes over.
It's especially hard walking around because of the people you see. It's incredibly lonely here, I miss my family and friends a lot and I miss the times just one year ago, always having someone to do something with. You see a lot of couples visiting here, a lot of families on vacation walking down the street like tourists and tons of groups of friends having a great time here taking full advantage of what Dublin has to offer. Meanwhile ...