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Sail and Rail: What to Know

On a recent journey between London and Dublin, we decided we wanted to try something a little different and opted to ‘Sail and Rail’, rather than fly as we usually do. The ferry was something we’d never tried before but

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Sail and Rail: What to Know

On a recent journey between London and Dublin, we decided we wanted to try something a little different and opted to ‘Sail and Rail’, rather than fly as we usually do. The ferry was something we’d never tried before but

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Aircoach: not just for the airport

Getting around Ireland sans a car is not the simplest of things. Yes, there are a number of options, but there are not plenty of cheap and quick options. Let’s say, for example, you want to go from Dublin to

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Aircoach: not just for the airport

Getting around Ireland sans a car is not the simplest of things. Yes, there are a number of options, but there are not plenty of cheap and quick options. Let’s say, for example, you want to go from Dublin to

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Prepping for Paddy’s 2012

It’s that time of year… okay, no it’s not that time of year again. St. Patrick’s Day is not, in fact, just around the corner. It is 6 months away. What does this mean? It means it’s time for you

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Prepping for Paddy’s 2012

It’s that time of year… okay, no it’s not that time of year again. St. Patrick’s Day is not, in fact, just around the corner. It is 6 months away. What does this mean? It means it’s time for you

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Great Irish hostels

Okay, I know what you’re thinking. Is any hostel ever really that “great”? It is a niche market, to be sure, but Ireland actually does have some really nice hostels. There are of course the grungy city hostels filled with

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Great Irish hostels

Okay, I know what you’re thinking. Is any hostel ever really that “great”? It is a niche market, to be sure, but Ireland actually does have some really nice hostels. There are of course the grungy city hostels filled with

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A trip through Terminal 2

I’m not really sure how the opening of an airport terminal can cause such excitement, panic and general hubbub, but it can. Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2 has barely been open for four months and people are still trying to sort

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A trip through Terminal 2

I’m not really sure how the opening of an airport terminal can cause such excitement, panic and general hubbub, but it can. Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2 has barely been open for four months and people are still trying to sort

Photo by Brian Douglas
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On the road in Ireland

If you are anything like me (or some of my relatives), your first experience driving on Irish roads is a generally hair raising one. Coming from Europe or the U.S., just handling a right-hand steering wheel on the left side

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On the road in Ireland

If you are anything like me (or some of my relatives), your first experience driving on Irish roads is a generally hair raising one. Coming from Europe or the U.S., just handling a right-hand steering wheel on the left side

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Transport Guide to Irish Airports

When visiting Ireland, the first thing you’ll probably want to know is how to get from the airport to your hotel or hostel. Here’s IrishJaunt’s no-nonsense guide to getting to and from Ireland’s airports.

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Transport Guide to Irish Airports

When visiting Ireland, the first thing you’ll probably want to know is how to get from the airport to your hotel or hostel. Here’s IrishJaunt’s no-nonsense guide to getting to and from Ireland’s airports.

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Fly & Drive

Flying can be expensive, but add on the cost of a rental car and you often haven’t got anything left to eat on during your next trip to Ireland. That’s why I am digging Aer Lingus’s Fly & Drive package deal

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Fly & Drive

Flying can be expensive, but add on the cost of a rental car and you often haven’t got anything left to eat on during your next trip to Ireland. That’s why I am digging Aer Lingus’s Fly & Drive package deal