Travel Blogs from Dublin
... we took a stroll around and stumbled into some live Irish music. There was a band playing in the street between two pubs and they sounded really good. We hung out for a few songs and left just as it was starting to drizzle a little bit.
That was pretty much the end of our day. We are up early tomorrow to get to the airport and fly to Amsterdam. We're all looking forward to the next leg of the trip and can't wait to share some photos with everyone.
A very touristy open top bus was in order today, Dublin is just too big for little kiwis on foot. Great idea.......hilarious commentary and lots of facts. Wax museum with its own horror room was right up James' alley; he went through three times! Then of course the Guinness Brewery. 7 floors and the top one is the Gravity Bar, with all walls glass so excellent views, plus the free pint of ...
... university in Europe "where they might fall under the influence of Catholicism." It has many famous alumni including Bram Stoker (author of Dracula). We secured some sweatshirts from the bookstore for the kids to keep them warm then headed off to the Old Library. This is where one of the country's greatest treasures is found, the Book of Kells. This book is an elaborately decorated manuscript of the gospels that dates back to AD 800. By ...
... It felt like we were all 'micro-emigrating' back home after a long hard day at work on the mainland, which is probably not far off the truth. The atmosphere here was my first taste of Irish culture, and after turning down the offer to join in by one set of rowdy singers, I repaired to the upper decks.
The view from the deck was magical, so I stayed up there for the remainder of the trip. Coming into Dublin and Ireland for the first time this way ...
... walking distance from the Convention Center you’ll find this delicious
bistro to be cozy and intimate.
Everything on the menu is quality and for dessert you must try their
coconut rice pudding in plum sugar and milk…yum! Makes me crave another go just
writing about it.
TripAdvisor Reviews Palmerstown Lodge Dublin
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Northside, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $116
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Trinity College, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $162
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Ballsbridge, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $89
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Rotunda, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $97
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Pembroke West, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
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- Good service but really needs a refurb
Ballsbridge, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
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Northside, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $145
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Liberties, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $125
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Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $68
North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
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South-East Inner City, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $277
- Nice touches at the Wesbury
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Trinity College, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $129
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North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $77
- Great rooms, cold reception
- Great 'new' hotel
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Naas Road, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $65
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Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $127
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Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $118
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Liberties, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Northwood Park Santry Demesne, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
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Pembroke East, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $248
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Artane - Whitehall, Dublin | 3 star hotelfrom $80
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Dublin Airport, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Poor reviews unjustified
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Mansion House, Dublin | 5 star hotelfrom $273
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North Inner City, Dublin | 4 star hotelfrom $92
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