This weeks Sunday Spotlight – What to do in Dublin.
Every Sunday we are shining the spotlight on a different city by sharing travel tips and stories written by other blogs around the web.
We hope these blog posts will inform and inspire you to visit Dublin.
What to Do in Dublin
How to travel to Dublin on a Budget
Janice from Solo Traveler discovers that there is much more to Dublin than literature, politics and James Joyce. For starters, there is discovering the best pub to have a pint of Guinness. She also shares great insider tips from her facebook community.
Read: Dublin on a Budget
7 Great Things to Do in Dublin
Ryan from Pause the Moment is constantly learning new things to see and do in Dublin, and in this post he shares seven of his favorite destinations if you don’t know where to start.
A Backpacker’s Guide to Dublin
Brendan from Brendan’s Adventures describes Dublin as having all the makings of a great travel destination that shouldn’t be missed. In this comprehensive guide he offers advice on where to eat, sleep and explore.
credit: Brendan’s Adventres
A Walk in the Rain through Dublin Castle
Raining in Dublin?? Never! Jeremy of Budget Travel Adventures was in Dublin on a typical gray and misty day, but that didn’t stop him from discovering the grounds of Dublin Castle and learning about some Irish history.
Read: A Walk in the Rain through Dublin Castle
What NOT to Do in Dublin
Eva from Matador Network talks about the Do’s and Don’ts when visiting Dublin and alternatives you can experience. For example, don’t expect to drink all night in the pubs, but do continue on at people’s homes.
Read: What NOT to Do in Dublin
15 Things to Do for Free in Dublin
Looking for free things to do in Dublin? Rebecca from Hostelworld created this useful list of attractions for you to check out in the city from entertainment to museums and more.
Rating Dublin’s Popular Tourist Attractions
Anil Polat from FoXnoMad gives his impressions of some of Dublin’s top tourist attractions including the Guinness Storehouse, The Temple Bar, Trinity College and Kilmainham Gaol.
10 of the Best Dublin Pubs and Bars
We spent a year living in Dublin in 2003, and one of our highlights was exploring all the amazing pubs in and around the city. In this post, we share 10 of our favorite pubs to have a pint.
Dublin through a Once Locals Eye’s
As mentioned, we lived in Dublin back in 2003 and in this post we share our insider tips on things to do not only in the city, but also interesting days trips. We share tips on how to eat Irish style, sporting moments to experience, and why to take literary pub crawl.
More Posts About Ireland
- Things to Do in Northern Ireland
- Ireland Travel Tips
- 10 Places to Visit in Ireland with Kids
- Travel Pinspiration – 12 Pictures of Ireland
Plan Your Trip to Dublin
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Flights to Dublin
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Car Rental in Dublin
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Do you have any travel tips for Dublin?
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