Dublin is the capital city of Ireland and is located on the East coast. It is renowned for its Irish tradition and the friendly atmosphere that is created by the locals. Despite being the biggest city in Ireland, it is relatively compact and can be seen on foot.
Hundreds of years ago Dublin was a trading point for slaves and silver. At the time it was controlled by the Viking military. Years later in 1169, the city was taken over by the Normans. After a short period of power they Normans gave the city up to English colonial administration. The Easter Rising of 1916 was the turning point of the city and the end of the UKs influence on. From this point onwards the city was run by the Anglo Irish Treaty that eventually formed the Republic.
How to Get to Dublin
Dublin has an International Airport making it easily accessible by air. National Bus services are also available to and from the city. The rail options are expensive and often limited.
Hostels, lodgings, and bed and breakfasts are the most common accommodation options. These are scattered around the city in abundance and cater for all budgets and...