Dublin is a city that easily captures your heart. Rich history and friendly locals with plenty to see and do, the Irish capital’s allure is only augmented by its unexpected and exploding new dining scene.
Explore our guides below to understand why Dublin is one European destination you need to add to your list—and why it’s the perfect jumping off point for locales all across Ireland.
Dublin Travel Guides
There’s so much to do in Dublin, it can be hard to choose the best way to plan your itinerary. Luckily we’ve distilled the must-sees and dos for a good long weekend. Plus, with a little help from our friends at the newly opened Museum of Literature, we’ve got the ultimate literary guide to one of the world’s most literary cities.
Where to Stay in Dublin
These three hotels offer defining experiences in Dublin. All are centrally located, which is ideal as Dublin is quite walkable. Click through for deep dives on each place.
Dubliners love to eat almost as much as they are known for loving to drink. While you would probably expect the city to have stellar bars and drinking options, don’t discount the Dublin restaurant scene, which has seen a huge renaissance in the last several years.
Learn About Irish Culture
Our writers and editors have done a few deep dives on what makes Irish culture so unique, from its relationship to immigration, food, and music—these stories will show you a side of Ireland you may not have expected.
It would be a miss to travel all the way to Ireland and not see some of the beautiful countryside or experience some of the other exciting Irish cities. In a lot of ways, these second-tier cities are main events all their own.