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Counting down to Christmas 2018 in Dublin

There is nowhere in the world more full of energy than Dublin at Christmas. Once the city Christmas lights are switched on the increase in vibrancy is visible everywhere. The shopping began early this year, sparked by the arrival to Ireland of an event called Black Friday. This idea came[…]

Christmas is coming!

Celebrating Christmas is a special time of the year. Time to get together with beloved people and enjoy some great Christmas events in Dublin. Dundrum On Ice Dates: October 26th 2018 to January 13th 2019. Times: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm Address:Dundrum Town Centre Sandyford Road Dundrum Switching on Dublin[…]

Offerta Speciale Vacanze a Dublino 2019

MATTINIERI!!!!! Sei, come al solito, pronto a prenotare in anticipo per ottenere i prezzi migliori? Emozionanti vacanze autunnali e invernali a Dublino? Abbiamo un numero molto limitato di offerte di early bird disponibili.    Ecco il pacchetto: Soggiorna 4 notti Arrivo di domenica – grande giornata per i voli economici[…]

Dublin 2018 Special Holiday Offer

EARLY BIRDS!!!!! Are you, as usual, ready to book ahead to get the best prices ? Exciting Autumn and Winter breaks in Dublin? We have a very limited number of early bird offers available. First come basis.  Here is the package: Stay 4 nights Arrive on a Sunday – great[…]

New Flights from China direct to Dublin

The Chinese visitors are coming. We now have flights to Dublin direct from Hong Kong and Beijing with a capacity of 1,700 airline seats per week.   This is the first time Dublin has been linked directly to the Asia Pacific region. Its follows a massive marketing campaign in April[…]

The Phoenix Park – Dublin city centre

The Phoenix Park is the largest walled city park in Europe and a beautiful spot to find complete tranquility in Dublin city centre. The park was established in 1662 as a Royal deer park and 350 years later the Fallow deer still freely roam the grounds. There are many ways[…]

Open Air Art Gallery at Merrion Square every Sunday

In the heart of Dublin city center find yourself lost in the colour and beauty of Merrion Square’s Open Air Art Gallery. This event has been taking place every Sunday since 1985 on one of Ireland’s oldest and most well kept Georgian squares. These artists, most of which are full[…]

New Irish CEO of Etihad Airlines – Congrats Ray Gammell

Ex- Irish Army officer, Ray Gammell, has been appointed as Interim Group Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways Group.  Ray, who hails from Bray in County Wicklow joined Etihad in 2009.  Ray has 20 plus years’ leadership experience and started his career as a Cadet in Ireland’s Military College in[…]

88% of UK travelers prefer Apartments or Houses

The rise in popularity of self-catering apartment has been confirmed by a recently published study. Agoda, the booking website and travel search engine, has found that 88% of UK travelers prefer houses or apartments than hotel rooms whilst traveling around their own country. There preference for apartments and houses is[…]

Dublin’s Magnificent Botanic Gardens

On your Dublin visit be sure not to miss the magnificent Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin. Located near city centre just 3 km from O Connell Street, the National Botanic Gardens are an oasis of calm and beauty, and entry is free. A premier scientific institution, the gardens also contain the[…]

Christ Church Cathedral- Amazing Stories that are worth telling!

“Wanting to Escaping from your usual environment?” and thinking of increasing your travel personality as an intellectual traveler?… Your definitely in the right spot!!!. Its about time to leave your current spot and must-see the magnificent cultural heritage of Dublin. Christ Church Cathedral is situated in the former heart of[…]

The Church Pub – Mary’s Street

A few minutes walk from our apartments you will find the amazing Church Pub. In the centre of the pedestrian-only shopping area you will find an old church which has been preserved and partly transformed into a pub, cafe and formal dining establishment. The parish of St Mary’s was founded[…]