Travel Blogs from Dublin
... the top of the cliffs and was nearly blown off. The wind was crazy. As soon as you took a step you felt like you were just gonna be swept up. That took most of the day and it was pretty eventful. Overall, a very cool experience. The next day we ate brunch and I tried black(blood sausage) and white( suet, oatmeal, onions, spices) pudding! It was actually really delicious. We walked ...
... accommodation. To begin with we spent our time in the resident Maccas and then moved on to some reasonably comfortable seats. When 6 o'clock and I was running on 1 and 1/2 hours of sleep, it was time to get the Paddy Wagon free shuttle, which is where we met some other gaps and learnt about other schools and areas.
We arrived at `the bus depot, with hundreds of young people milling around waiting for the tours to head out I ...
... issues, and it was only a short walk to the nearby tram stop. They were still working on the tram system last time I was here, so it was nice to see it all up and running. Luckily for me it's a straight run out to the airport, and it only costs £5! It's a bit of a hike from the tram stop to the terminal, but not too bad. Made it in plenty of time and checked in without any issues. Got a bit delayed at security, not sure what the hold up was ...
... extremely curvy and hilly, but full of the most beautiful countryside scenery ever - green pastures as far as your eye could see, hills filled with sheep and cows grazing, and really beautiful countryside homes.
We made it to the Cliffs of Moher and it was about 5 Euro (for students!) to enter - it was pretty busy, but did not feel touristy at all because of how immense the cliffs were. This was definitely the highlight of the trip for ...
... an umbrella and continued on, walking north of the River Liffey. We saw some of the monuments on O'Connell Street, including the General Post Office, which played a key role in the Easter Uprising of 1916. We checked out some of the stores on Henry Street and then crossed the Ha'penny Bridge back into Temple Bar. We had a very tasty lunch at the Copper Alley Bistro.
We visited Christ Church Cathedral and its amazing ...
Other places to stay in Dublin
Northside, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Perfect -- simple, clean, affordable. Great location
- Great Hotel
- Very good. location perfect
Northside, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- A good choice for it's price range
- Previous Harsh Reviews not quite true
Trinity College, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Fantastic hotel
- Great weekend!!
- Fantastic value
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- One price is great, even during concerts!
- Excellent Hotel-Great Value
- Nice Hotel in a Quiet Neighborhood
Rotunda, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Would stay there again!
- It's only OK
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nice overall
- Loved the Burlington
- Top class hotel for great prices
Pembroke West, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Good value for money
- Good for the price, short on charm
- Good service but really needs a refurb
Northside, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $145
- GOOD HOTEL
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- Gresham Hotel
Liberties, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- Great time was had by all
- Good Location/Average Hotel
- Not Great
Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $68
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice Stay
- Thumbs Up.
South-East Inner City, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $277
- Nice touches at the Wesbury
- Very friendly staff
- Overpriced and Overrated
Trinity College, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Great value hotel
- OK- but nothing special
- Great weekend spot
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $77
- Great rooms, cold reception
- Great 'new' hotel
- Not impressed.
Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- Not what was expected
- Great refurb
- Awful hotel
Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- Great airport hotel
- Good Airport Hotel
Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Location and room ok, but service rather poor
- Happy With the Ashling
- Not the Best West
Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Northwood Park Santry Demesne, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Spot-on, well-above average Airport Hotel
- Top Class Airport Hotel
- Good hotel but......
Pembroke East, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $248
- Excellent, world-class service
- Almost perfect
- Corporate ambiance and spotty service
Artane - Whitehall, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Pleasantly Supprised
- Great choice
- Stay Away
Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Poor reviews unjustified
- Definitely not a Four Star accomodation
Mansion House, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $273
- Superior Shelbourne
- Fabulous Shelbourne
- Excellence in Dublin
South-East Inner City, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Great location, good restaurant
- Trinity Capital Hotel, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
- Central in Dublin
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- A home away from home in Dublin!
- Excellent hotel
- Very nice room