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?
Weather might be little bit colder, but Galway is still alive with music, events, sports and much, much more! So wrap up in extra layer, and make sure not to miss these killer events in November in Galway! Tulca Festival of Visual Arts – 07th – 23rd November 2014 Get cultured at Tulca Festival of visual […]
In case you ever miss Ireland and want to recreate a bit of Irish spirit wherever you are, we have ultimate pub sing-along playlist right here! Including classics such as Whiskey in the Jar, Irish Rover and Molly Malone, these songs sing about Dublin and Ireland in the ‘ol times. If you have ever been […]
There is more to Temple Bar than pubs and expensive beer! Over the last while, Temple Bar has turned into a cultural center of Dublin, dotted with galleries, quirky shops, excellent markets, buskers, street art, night clubs and much, much more! It would take you days to see all it offers! We particularly love shops […]
Celebration of Halloween in Ireland started around 1000 AD with a pagan festival called “Samhain” meaning the end of the summer. Celts believed that on that day, dead spirits would visit the mortal world. People used t gather around bonfires in the elaborate animal costumes to scare the bad spirits away – similar tradition all […]
Every now and then we mention how Barnacles Galway Hostel is the best located hostel in Galway, but maybe you need more than our word to believe us? Let us show you! Barnacles Galway Hostel is located on the Quay Street, in the heart of Galway’s Latin Quarter (a.k.a entertainment area!) and surrounded by traditional […]