Travel Blogs from Dublin
... back to school aren't going to happen for a while.
I believe our next destination will be Prague, or South Korea, or...who knows. One of these days when world travel isn't the priority. We hope to find jobs that will provide for our family in order to have children and keep the traveling adventure alive.
More or less in a simple nutshell after 2 years here in Dublin that is where my life is looking like it is heading.
... Cinema. Yuni was telling me about this film with a Korean Actor (the one from Oldboy). The film was called "Lucy" and I had no Idea what it was about. It started off brilliant... great cuts and amazing atmosphere and acting... until it all fell down when the film go mental... well, ok, it wasn't bad in the end but I would have preferred if it stayed like the first 30 minutes... it was a bit like "from Dusk till Dawn!".
Worth a watch ...
... tennis before we had to head to the airport. Let's just say that Caleb cleaned up and beat the local kids followed by dad then mon...Le Champion!!! A quick Kebab and it was airport time. Melissa was nice enough to offer us a drive to the airport which was really nice and helpful versus sorting out transit or a cab. A short hop and a skip and we were back at the Paris airport. With a four hour layover we were ready to ...
... Bar to a restaurant called Metro Cafe near Trinity College. The kids are super hungry today and want to eat the world. We find the cafe and wait a very long time for our drinks, which apparently have been forgotten by the new barrista so the owner/manager guy brinks out a new bill with the drinks "on him". The food was enjoyed and the drinks when they arrived were good..except Eve was disappointed that her Irish Breakfast tea was really too bitter for her to enjoy, even ...
... When the tour was over, we headed to the library. Sure enough, the line was shorter and it only took us about five minutes to get in. First we saw the Book of Kells, a beautiful illuminated Gospel manuscript. It was absolutely beautiful and amazing that a manuscript could be kept in such perfect condition for such a long time. Then we headed upstairs to see the Long Room. This room houses many of the ...
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
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
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nice overall
- Loved the Burlington
- Top class hotel for great prices
Northside, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $145
- GOOD HOTEL
- Don't even consider it....
- 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