Dublin

  • Accommodation:
    • The Maple House Hotel
  • Transport:
    • The Leap Visitor Card gives you unlimited travel over your selected time period on Airlink, Dublin Bus, Go-Ahead Ireland routes in Dublin, Luas, DART and Commuter Rail.
    • You can even travel to and from the airport at the start and end of your trip at no extra cost.
    • Card prices: 1 day = €10.00 / 3 days = €19.50 / 7 days = €40.00
    • Use the National Journey Planner App to figure out the most convenient way to get wherever you want to go
    • Airlink 747 & 757 are frequent direct bus services from Dublin Airport (T1 and T2) to the City Centre and main transport hubs
  • Things to see:
    • Trinity College and the Long Room
    • Temple Bar
    • Dublin Castle
    • Guinness Storehouse
    • Kilmainham Gaol
    • Christ Church Cathedral
    • Glasnevin Cemetery
    • Malahide Castle
    • Ha’penny Bridge
    • Molly Malone statue
    • Shrine to St Valentine
  • Tips:
    • Trinity College’s Long Room was the inspiration behind Hogwarts’ library.
    • If you visit the city for St Patrick’s Day make sure to book your hotel in advance as prices hike up.
    • If you’re going to watch the parade, get there before 10am to get a good spot. The parade starts at Parnell Sq
    • Temple Bar becomes rammed, so choose to visit pubs nearby, such as in Dame Lane, for less crowds