10 things you didn't know about Dublin

10 things you didn’t know about Dublin

Dublin is certainly not the biggest capital city in Europe, but it is not devoid of mysterious charm, and it likes to keep its secrets well hidden. Even after you’ve combed through the city several times, you might still find that there are things about Dublin that you didn’t know. The beauty of Dublin lies in the fact that it has many sides and it doesn’t reveal all of them at once, but if you’re patient, you might feel like you know it like the palm of your hand – that is, until you ... [ read more ]

Top 5 cheap eats in Dublin

Top 5 cheap eats in Dublin

Dublin, as any capital city, can be a bit on the expensive side. However, its vibrant nightlife and striking attractions are too interesting to pass up, even if you find yourself worried bout your budget. But there are ways to save money while you're in Dublin, especially when it comes to food. You won't have to live on fast-food, quite the opposite: there are many places where you can get cheap food which is still delicious and filling. So if you get hungry in the Irish capital, here are th... [ read more ]

Top 5 pubs in Galway

Top 5 pubs in Galway

Ireland's fifth largest city, and one of the liveliest spots in Western Ireland, naturally has no shortage of places where you can down a few drinks, listen to some music (live, preferably) and indulge in some greasy pub grub. Pubs in Galway number just enough to allow everyone, locals and tourists alike, to have a place where they can stay and have a chat or watch a game, and of course there's a huge variety to choose from. So if you want to make sure that you experience the best of Galway'... [ read more ]

Top 5 secret spots in Dublin

Top 5 secret spots in Dublin

Dublin is full of attractions, some very well known, some not as well known as they deserve, and some purposefully hidden and known only to a few initiates. If you're the kind of tourist who fancies her/himself as a bit of an explorer, and you like discovering things that few other travelers before you have seen, then you're probably curious about the secret spots of Dublin. Share them with your friends or keep them only to yourself: here are the top 5 secret spots in Dublin. John Fallon's, Coo... [ read more ]

Top 5 best pubs in Ireland

Top 5 best pubs in Ireland

If you ask anyone in the world what's the most memorable thing about Ireland that they know of, there are good chances that their answer will include Irish pubs (and perhaps shamrock). Pubs in Ireland have a certain feel and a certain atmosphere that are unique, which explains why more and more pubs outside Ireland are trying to emulate the 'Irish pub' feel, with more or less success. Truth is, you'll never find an Irish pub as good as the ones in Ireland, because these pubs don't try to be ... [ read more ]