West County Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dublin
... after hitting a couple of pubs before dinner, we met up with some of B's friends. We had dinner at a fancy fish place. B's friends were wine people, so there was some nice wine at the table too. Lots of delicious seafood and conversation was had at that table.
As I was still poorly, the night out, as you can imagine, did me no favours. We had a big lie in and had a very quiet day in preparation for our very early flight to Edinburgh the next day.
... around for the next 6 hours!! apart from a bit of a sit down for Irish fish & chips for lunch. So a big day, we got around O'Connell Street, Henry Street, Heineken building, Oscar Wilde's statue and then we head for the Lansdowne Road Stadium. Turns out they do tours of the stadium, which is now days known as Aviva Stadium since it was completely rebuilt in 2010. So I manage to convince Goz it is worth ...
More than 36%25 of Irish population is under age of 25.
Jobs relate to Pharmacy and tech companies that locate here because of the young educated workforce
Our first bus drive into Dublin would not accept. 5 Euro it had to be coins so luckily a guy behind us was kind enough to give us change ---
Nice people, when we stand with our map outstretched, someone will stop and say Where are you going. ...
... kept. This is the oldest recorded book. It was in remarkable condition, however the pages are made from some type of skin rather than parchment. We then digressed from our sightseeing to do some more retail therapy before heading into a dear little pub/restaurant for some lunch. It was then time to get back on the bus and complete the circuit which takes in all, 90 mins. to cover all the points ...
Not a whole lot to fill you in on today! This basically a travel day for us as we left Glasgow for Dublin. We were up at the crack of dawn to get on the bus to our ferry that would bring us across the Irish Sea to our next stop, Belfast. The ferry we took was a larger ferry that allowed the bus to be loaded on the lower deck along with other vehicles, buses and trucks. The upper deck where we were contained a little casino, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking