Have you seen green buildings around Ireland / the world yet??? It’s all green for this St Patrick’s festival! There is LOADS of events in both Dublin and Galway, we have handy guides on reception and there is must do guide we compiles here. They look amazing! Yes, yes, we know everyone are copying our […]
Loads of things happening around Dublin & Galway for St Patrick’s week! Make sure to catch some (or all) of these: People’s Parade in Dublin Fly your flag for Ireland, put green jersey on and make sure to add good dose of face paint! This is first year people’s parade is organized so make sure not to miss it! The parade […]
Culture Night is a unique night in the Irish calendar where you can experience the myriad of cultural possibilities your city has to offer for free! Culture night is taking place in both Dublin and Galway with some amazing free events, loads of music, free dance lessons and more! Highlights in Galway: Galway community […]
Today is Bono’s birthday and we are celebrating by sharing the best and our favourite U2 songs with you! So lets all sing happy birthday Bono and have a great Friday!
This is list of Irish landmarks going green in celebration of St Patrick’s Day from next week! Keep an eye out for the following monuments: Leinster House (Merrion St side and Kildare St side). Government Buildings Dept. Enterprise, Jobs and Innovation (Kildare St.) National Gallery (Merrion St. side) Dublin Castle Lower Yard (Part of the […]
Temple Bar wins big at Hostel Oscars Temple Bar is due a welcome boost of tourist revenue with the news that Barnacles Temple Bar House has been voted one of the best hostels in the world. The thriving hostel, popular with backpackers and families alike,also won The Best Hostel in Ireland and The Most Popular Dublin […]
In a world’s first, you will be able to watch live stream of parade worldwide on http://www.youtube.com/rte So get comfy, put something green on, and join the the festivities, wherever you might be!
We love good film here at Barnacles, which is why we have teamed up with Jameson Dublin International Film Festival to bring you the best of both worlds – awesome value at stay in Barnacles Temple Bar and 15% discount for Jameson Dublin International Film festival! Some of our favourite tunes from movies are here… […]
Looking for the perfect playlist for your Valentines? Crank up your speakers and get all loved up, these are top Irish love songs, and we guarantee they will make you more attractive in your darling’s eyes Irish Valentines Tunes will improve your love life one song at the time!
Our Tunes post is all about tunes you can hear at this year’s Temple Bar TradFest – kicking off today! Remember its happening right outside the doors of Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel and we have special free night offer for it! Wooohooo!