If you are looking for day trip ideas from Dublin, then look no further than Glendalough. It literally means valley of the two lakes and is located in Ireland’s County Wicklow. It is just south of Dublin and combined with a drive through the Wicklow Mountains it is the perfect day trip to get away from the hustle and bustle of Dublin city life.
Sometimes in this day and age it’s easy to forget how hard it is to travel. We look at these perfectly edited photos on Instagram and everything looks easy and fun. What you don’t see is the stress, the preparation (or sometimes lack of preparation), and the awkward situations along the way. The most important thing though it to learn from these mistakes or at the very least learn to laugh at them. We have compiled a list of our biggest travel faux pas and what we have learnt from them. Feel free to add your own in the comments section. Continue Reading
Dublin is one of our favourite cities, so we decided to ring in the New Year in the city. Due to the time of the year accommodation choices were limited. I’m definitely all about the luxury when we stay in hotels whilst Dave is very much about the affordability. Luckily we managed to find a place that made us both happy at Albany House, Dublin. Continue Reading
Dublin is a city that exudes personality like no other. It’s a city that has had a turbulent history, but this has also inspired some of the greatest authors and musicians of our time. It is a city ready to have a good time and a place you really need to visit. Continue Reading