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Irish Halloween Costumes

Friday, September 29, 2017 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Here in Dublin, we look for any reason to show off our Irish attitude.  What better way to do so than with an Irish-themed costume this Halloween?!  Whether it’s tricks or treats you’re hoping for this year, we’ve compiled all the best looks for you to have the “Luck of the Irish.”  Many of these can be found in Halloween stores, but if you’re working with a budget, we’ve included ways to put your costume together using items you might already have in your closet.

6 Stunning Spots to Tie the Knot in Dublin

Friday, July 10, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Planning where to hold your wedding is a big decision. There are so many things to consider! How much space do you need? Inside or out? Dressy or more casual? The list goes on. Once you’ve gone through this mental checklist you can begin the search for the perfect venue. This can also be a daunting…

Get Social in Dublin

Friday, June 26, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Some of you may have noticed a new feature on our website. Before you continue reading, take a second to glance up and notice the green button above that says #GetSocial.

(*Note: if you are on a mobile device, you are probably wondering why you aren’t seeing it. Don’t freak out, we are still working

Dublin Dips

Friday, June 19, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Summer is upon on us and so are the rising temperatures. Beat the heat by heading to one of our top spots to cool down in Dublin.

  • Zoombezi Bay. This one’s a given. What better way to spend a hot summer day than at a water park? Fly down 17 huge water slides or float along a lazy river. Ride

Tour of the New Residence Inn

Friday, June 12, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Modern and sleek are two words that just begin to describe the Residence Inn by Marriott, Dublin’s newest hotel that officially opened its doors last Friday. Take a look at some of the amenities that will make you want to check into this hotel and never check out:

1. The interior décor.

5 Ways to Get Fit in Dublin

Friday, June 5, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Staying in shape in the hot summer months can be tough, especially with the kids out of school and the rapidly rising temperatures. Here are some ways to mix up your typical workout routine, or add some fitness to your life in a way that’s actually fun!

1. Bike the trails.

Dublin has over 100…

Inside the Eddie Adams: Vietnam Exhibit

Thursday, May 28, 2015 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

For those of you wondering who Eddie Adams is, let me clarify. Eddie Adams was a photojournalist who became well known for his black and white pictures depicting the realities of the Vietnam War. In 1969 he won the Pulitzer Prize for Spot News Photography for his image of a General executing a Viet