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29 Fabulous things to do in Dublin

So much about Dublin surprised me: it’s a small city packed with music, history, parties and great places to hang out. It’s the perfect location for a weekend adventure, as you can walk everywhere and see it all in a…

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Review: Generator Hostel Dublin

Open since 2011, the Generator Hostel Dublin is a modern hostel located on Smithfield Square, north of the River Liffey in Dublin. Housed in a former hotel, this property has a very contemporary feel and a range of room types…

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Glendalough, Wicklow Mountains & Kilkenny: a day trip from Dublin

When I visited Dublin last month, I was desperately in need of some fresh air and rolling green hills. It had been months since I’d had a proper break from London so I was very keen to see a little…

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Exploring the National Botanic Gardens in Dublin

Here are all of my fave snaps from the National Botanic Gardens of Ireland. Tucked up in the north of Dublin, it seems a little out of the way from most of the city’s other tourist attractions, but in fact,…

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6 Fabulous gluten-free & vegan restaurants in Dublin

I had some amazing food in Dublin. From banging brunches to delicious dinners, Dublin has an amazing foodie scene considering how small it is (less than 2 million people – I was so surprised!). I also found eating gluten-free here…

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Where to find the best brunch in Dublin

If you didn’t already know, I love me some brunch. Being Australian, I’m practically built on mashed avocado and poached eggs. So hunting down the best that Dublin has to offer in terms of morning meals was high on my…

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Colourful Dublin: street art, shopfronts and gay bars

I loved how bright and cheery the centre of the city of Dublin is. From shopfronts to street art,  the city has an infectious use of colour and design. As my friend Dave pointed out, even the electricity boxes have…

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