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Sounds of Forbidden Fruit

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Forbidden Fruit is a festival taking place in Dublin, short walk on just few minutes on a bus from our Dublin hostel. It is a great little festival with several stages of music, comedy and general debauchery, as you would Read on

iPad mini winner

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As usual, big thanks to everyone who took part in our post-stay survey! Your feedback is very valuable, and it tells us exactly what you like or dislike so we can improve and serve you better in the future! We pick Read on

Local guide to Dublin

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We are kicking off our series of local guides for Dublin and Galway with few suggestions from Shane, manager in Temple bar hostel. Idea behind this is to give you a guide local guide to Dublin, something you wouldn’t necessarily Read on

Giro d’Italia

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One of the most exciting cycling events is coming to Ireland on 11th of May. This Grand Tour, famously won by Ireland’s Stephen Roche in 1987, will see the world’s best cyclists race 187km from Armagh to Dublin and offers a Read on

Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel Dublin Gallery

Barnacles Temple Bar hostel

Check out the new gallery of Barnacles Temple Bar hostel – the best located hostel in Dublin, set right in the heart of Temple Bar, next to Button Factory and Temple Bar Pub! Barnacles Hostel Dublin has won the award Read on