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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[…]

St Valentine – visit his Reliquary here in Dublin

St Valentine’s Day is gradually becoming a big event on the Dublin Calendar. At Halfpenny Bridge Holiday Homes we already have our first 2017 Bookings for that special day of romance and love – February 14th. Dublin is a great place to bring your loved one for a celebration. There[…]

Experience the Dublin Music Scene

On your holiday be sure to explore the current Dublin music scene. Remember all of our apartments are at the heart of the Capitals music activity. If you are interested in Traditional, Rock or Classical there are venues within walking distance of our apartments.

More Chinese Tourists coming to Ireland

It is estimated that during 2015 almost 45,000 Chinese visitors came to Ireland. China is a massive market and the UN World Tourism Organisation have calculated that around 120 million Chinese people travel abroad every year. They are also big spenders and leave behind $165 billion in destination countries.  Tourism[…]

1916 Celebrations were Awesome

The 1916 celebrations on Easter Sunday were a credit to the Army and Naval Service. The Air Corps flyover during the O’ Connell Street Ceremony was awesome. However – it was The Army Pipe Band playing Mise Eire, the beautiful Sean O’ Riordan musical piece, that stole the show and[…]

12% Tourism Growth – 737,600 extra visitors

Seems like we are heading for a for a record year for Irish tourism in 2015, with almost 6.65 million people arriving during the January to September period – an increase of 12%, or an additional 737,600 overseas visitors, when compared to 2014.  North America visitors number are up almost[…]

Croke Park Stadium Tour and Museum

Croke Park Stadium Tour and Museum Tickets and Description: crokepark.ie Learn about Ireland’s National Sports – Opening Hours The GAA Museum is open throughout the year. January – May and September – December Monday – Saturday: 09.30 – 17.00 Sunday & Bank Holiday: 10.30 – 17.00 June – August Monday –[…]

Gaelic Games!

Explore Ireland  Interested is sport? Or just like an Exciting day out! You have to attend a Gaelic Football, Hurling or Camogie match. Book Now to be guaranteed availability during Spring/Summer 2016 Season. Here are the rules of the Games Explained: Or read more HERE.