Travel Blogs from Dublin
... went out for a walk. First we went across the street for some coffee, then walked through the Temple Bar area, up Grafton Street again, and on into St. Stephan's Green. The park was really beautiful and there lots of people there enjoying the sunshine. We then wandered back to Temple Bar and had lunch in a little restaurant there. Upon returning to the hotel we found that the Showen's room was ready but no such luck for the Shepherds, so out we went again, walking in ...
... cathedrals and built public baths before the days of running water. They signed a 9000 year lease on their land three hundred years ago at 45p a year so they repay the city by doing these things. We visited a village called Glendalough, an old monastery dating back to the 8th century. The scenery was amazing. We went to the Jameson whiskey distillery and sampled the local Irish whiskey. We then visited an old church which ...
I took Rochelle exploring to the Temple Bar. The atmosphere was as it was always. Full of tourists, packed pubs, buskers on the streets & the sound of Irish music & songs coming from all the Pubs. The place is always buzzing. I don't think you can have a bad time in Ireland lol. We went from Pub to Pub finding new friends along the way drinking our Guinness & dancing the night away having the time of our lives!
... got crazy. Or crazier... The next morning I packed up and walked back down to the bus stop, as the streets were filling with Belfastians ready to kick off their Orangefest celebrations. The streets were lined with Union Jack flags, and even the gutters were painted red, white and blue. Madness. The bus stop was very busy with locals getting out of town and my bus was completely full. Anyway, 2 hours later I was in Dublin!
Dublin and Balbriggin
Luckily I'd booked ...
... in Ireland, Mary Costello & Claire Kilroy.
-We're right near Temple Bar so we've seen that quite a bit. Like a lot. And Grafton St shopping. A lot. (Though I've only been window shopping)
The USIT people have really been keeping us busy every night with something to do or see. This will be our first free weekend for travel but they didn't let us know early enough so some of us are just going to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Parknasilla Dublin
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