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Electric Picnic Playlist

Electric Picnic

The biggest festival of the year is only few days away! With dozens of stages, amazing music, comedy, food, and fun, Electric Picnic is THE festival of the year, and if you are travelling in Ireland during this weekend, you Read on

Even more free tours in Dublin

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In addition to our daily free walking tour, we now have the following free tours  in Dublin available as well: Literary Walk – City of Writer’s and Rogues. This tour examines how some of our most loved and celebrated creative Read on

Top visitor attractions in Ireland

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Recently, Failte Ireland published list of the top visitor attractions in Ireland. To make it easy on you, we have a list for you here, with handy tips and directions. Don’t say we don’t look after you 1. Guinness Storehouse  Read on

Adventures of Barnacles SuperHero

Barnacles Superhero

Superhero to the rescue! We sent our Super Sean to help a gang of backpackers in Galway. Check out their adventures, pasta party and fun nights in Barnacles Galway!  Make sure to book your stay in Barnacles hostels, so you Read on

Backpacker deals in Dublin and Galway

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When in Ireland, make sure to see more of it! We have great value packages available in both Dublin and Galway (and both) that combine tours & travel – all you have to do is show up! These are our Read on