In the province of Leister, on the east coast of Ireland lies the city of art and intelligence, Dublin. Dublin is the capital city of Ireland and is also the largest in the country. Dublin was established as a Viking settlement in the 10th century. It is situated at the mouth of River Liffey and covers land approximately 115 square kilometers (44 sq mi) in east-central Ireland. The city is surrounded by a low mountain range to the south and by flat farmland in the north and west. Dublin is a historical and prominent center for education, arts, administration, and intellect. It is one of the primary centers of education in Ireland and is home to three universities. This city has a significant literary history and produced many literary figures, including Nobel Laureates William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw, and many more. Dublin is the center of both media and communications in Ireland, with many newspapers, radio stations, television and telephone companies taking root in the thriving city.
Taxi, Buses, Tram, Trains, Walking, Lazy bike tours
Cleanliness: High; Efficiency: High
Leap Card and other Transport Passes:-
Possibly the simplest to use is the Leap Card. The Leap Visitor Card offers tourists 72 hours of unlimited travel on Luas, DART, Iarnród Éireann’s short-hop zone and Dublin Bus – including the return trip between the airport and the city center on the Airlink Bus – for €19.50.
A helpful ticket is the Freedom Pass, which covers covers 3 days of transportation (72hrs). The Adult Freedom Pass is €30.00 and the Child version €14.00: this is a pretty good value since the Dublin Bus Hop on Hop off Sightseeing Tour costs €19 and the Airlink costs €6 each way.
You can get a Taxi by booking or by the stop and per km, it takes €1.20 (per km), every 10 km it takeS € 24. Normal tariffs are € 4, available in every 1 hour.
The majority of buses are operated by Dublin Bus with some smaller companies operating other routes. Most usefully, there is an express service to Dublin Airport operated by Aircoach and per km, it will take €1.60 (per km) and available in every 20 minutes.
While the rail service is not as extensive, a nice way to see Dublin Bay is to take a trip on the DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit) suburban train and to travel from the city center as far as the Bay. Trains run roughly every 15 minutes. It will take € 6.00 (per km).
The modern LUAS trams commenced service in Dublin in 2004. The route is of great interest to the tourists is the Red Line, that connects the two main railway stations of Heuston and Connolly. It will take €3 (per km) and available for every 30 min.
This bike you can use throughout the city and it will take €5 (3 days) and it's available every hour.Suggest an Edit - Share your experience
|Water Bottle||USD 0.00|
|Cup of Coffee||USD 3.49|
|Milk Carton Pack||USD 1.16|
|White Bread||USD 2.33|
|Eggs (12)||USD 3.49|
|Combo Meal||USD 9.31|
|Fine Dining||USD 69.80|
|Bottle of Coke or Pepsi||USD 2.33|
|Domestic Beer||USD 6.98|
|Imported Beer||USD 5.82|
|Bottle of Wine||USD 13.96|
|Cigarettes (20 Pack)||USD 13.96|
|Taxi ( 1 km )||USD 1.16|
|Ticket in local transport (Single way).||USD 3.49|
|Rent ( One Bed Room)||USD 1861.44|
Dublin has an incredible nightlife and its pub-to-person ratio is the source of envy of many other cities all over the world. Dublin has a great variety of clubs regardless of your music tastes, sexual preference, and entertainment requirements. Late bars serve the same purpose as nightclubs but are essentially pubs that don’t charge you to stay open late. Dublin is a much sought after spot for many international superstars and hot upcoming bands alike. With so many live music venues, there is a gig on virtually every night of the week!. There are five modern multi-screen cinemas in Dublin’s city center. From the gigantic Cine World complex to the ultra-stylish Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin cinemas emanate their own uniqueness and charm. The relaxed atmosphere and diverse choice of nightlife options make Dublin a firm favorite for stag nights and hen parties. Dublin is the perfect city to celebrate any special occasion or a holiday!
• Buy famous Irish Chocolate. Its made of pure milk.
• Buy Claddagh Ring which is a traditional ring which represents love, loyalty, and friendship.
• Buy Irish Aran Wool Knits, traditional Irish Aran sweater, gloves, scarf or hat.
• Buy Avoca Woolen Throws made by Ireland’s oldest weaving mill.
• Buy some pottery for the home. There are a diverse range of artists creating unique ceramic and pottery pieces.
• Buy Irish Whiskey! Ireland is the home of quality whiskey.
• Try iconic Irish literature from James Joyce or, Oscar Wilde. Must try are the Great Irish Legends for Children written by Irish author Yvonne Carroll.
• Buy Irish Leather Goods that are handcrafted using 100% genuine vegetable tanned Italian leather.
• Buy some silver at New bridge Silver- it is Ireland’s premier designer and producer of silverware.
• Buy some Irish Crystal, Ireland is home to two leading crystal companies, Galway Crystal and Waterford Crystal.
• Buy some Irish Art, a bronze Celtic plaque from Wild Goose or framed pieces of actual Irish bog cut into adorable art pieces by Bog Buddies
• Buy some Irish Musical Instruments that are famous in Ireland, such as the bodhrán and whistle.
• Buy some Irish Linen Tea towels.
• Buy some scented candles, soaps, and diffusers made by Bog standard, an Irish company that is famous for its fragrance collections that reflect the Irish heritage.
Dublin International Airport - DUB
Cork Airport - ORK
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