St. Patrick’s weekend is the most vibrant and exciting time to be in Dublin. It is a festival of green as the Irish return to the capital from far and wide to celebrate the day of St. Patrick, The patron saint of Ireland. But its not just the Irish. People flock from all around the globe to the Dublin St. Patrick’s Festival, held over three consecutive days every year. The biggest and best celebration for the saint and on everyone’s bucket list.
Dublin is a sprawling city of much culture and activities. Most of these cost money but there are things that you can do around Dublin for free.
We were invited up to Bundoran in Donegal by our friends at Turf ‘n’ Surf tours. A brilliant surf school and hostel all rolled into one
January is now officially over. The recuperating from the holidays is finally done and it is time to get on with 2014. Lucky for us, Dublin is a hive of activity this February.
Dublin is no stranger to bad weather so (as a home-grown Dubliner) knowing the best places to avoid those pesky wet days is key to living in this city. I’ll let you in on the best ones if you’re nice.
Arriving in a big city can be daunting. Especially when you have limited time. What do you see? What can you go without seeing? What to do in Dublin in one day?
GET OVER YOUR ‘POST XMAS BLUES’ IN DUBLIN Though Christmas may be over there is still plenty to look forward to in Dublin’s fair city. Here’s my list of things to do to get over your ” Post Xmas Blues” in Dublin keep your spirits up, even after all the left-over Turkey is gone and…
I know, I know, I know…another blog about the best pubs in Dublin to drink at, I hear you saying. But this time we (at Isaacs hostel) are honouring the cosiest Dublin Pubs that even the diehard locals get excited about drinking in this time of year Winter, it can be a very nostalgic time of year….
Some great coastal destinations to visit, covering a multitude of towns and villages with amazing scenery and shops to pass your time whilst in Dublin.
Feeding Time at the Hostel- Read on for our cheap (but good) eats guide for hungry hostellers Late Flight and you are arriving at the hostel starving? Early Flight, untimely hangover and need a miracle? Or you have slept in past our free breakfast times and need a nearby option to re-fuel. Here are a few…