Packed your bags ad ready to go on an adventure? Awesome! Never traveled on your own before or stayed in hostel dorms, but determined to give it a go? Awesome! Travelling on your own is one of the most rewarding things you can do, it will open the doors to new cultures for you and you […]
5 reasons why everyone wants to be Irish on St Patrick’s Day St Patrick’s Day or Paddy’s Day (but never, ever, Patty’s Day) is celebrated world wide, with everyone embracing and celebrating their (imagined or real) Irishness. We combined some of the reasons why it’s awesome to be Irish on St Patrick’s Day, but we […]
February is not just for love birds! Excellent events and festivals are taking place in Galway and the county! Do not miss Ted Fest for priest and nuns galore – unique thing you can only see in Ireland, guaranteed! And yes, Valentines is coming up again… and if you find yourself without a partner, you […]
Galway is known as festival city, and believe us when we say, it does not take a rest! We have barely recovered from all shenanigans of New Year festivities and there is already so much to look forward to! Some of the bigger events in Galway this January: Rugby – Guinness Pro12 series are taking […]
One of the biggest events in Dublin this January will be Temple Bar Tradfest – and you are lucky, it is happening literally all around our hostel! Tradfest is known as Dublin’s biggest and best festival of Irish Music and Culture. Expect to see act like Donovan, Hot House Flowers, Damien Dempsey and Declan O’Rourke, Leonard […]
This one is for the art buffs! Get your fill of the galleries and art when in Dublin! Click below for printable map, and check out more on http://dublingallerymap.ie/ Go art!
Whelan’s – One of the best live venues in Dublin, turns into indie night club after the bands have finished. Great music & great vibe, one of our favourite places to go out to! They often have house band playing in the front bar, so any night is a good night to go to Whelan’s. […]
NYF Dublin has been officially launched with a new and exciting 3-day citywide festival filled with Arts, Culture and Live Entertainment! As every year, there will be fireworks, procession of light and big countdown concert at College Greene (that is literally right outside our door!) Music Acts Confirmed for the Countdown Concert on College Green: Kodaline […]
This is where it all starts! First must see – must do, free thing this Christmas in Dublin is to see Grafton Lights being switched on! This is happening at 5pm on 13th of November on Grafton Street, and if you miss it, or want more excitement, check out Henry street lights being switched on […]
Our little selection of Irish Christmas tunes. Essential listening right here people! What are your favourite Christmas songs? Now lets all put our best outfits on and dance, like this folks did: Feeling Christmasy yet?