Ireland vacations are designed around experiencing all of the breathtaking beauty, historic castles and sites, and warm and friendly culture that this great destination has to offer. Ireland appeals to the adventurous soul – those interested in exploring rather than staying put at a resort – and the country is small enough that tourists can cover a lot of ground in a single Ireland vacation. Dublin is a beautiful and diverse destination for those interested in pubs and nightlife as well as history and culture. Many tourists choose to visit Ireland after hearing about the country's breathtaking beauty. Once you've been there, you'll understand what all the buzz is about.
Getting Around: Ireland tends to suit young tourists who are comfortable with venturing on their own path as well as older tourists who appreciate the many coach bus tours that are offered. Canadians are generally comfortable with renting a car and navigating the relatively narrow streets to explore, and access to a vehicle will go a long way to maximize the experience. Hop-on Hop-off busses are available in major centres, and tours are available for those who are not comfortable with driving on the opposite side of the road.
Where to Stay: Hotels in Dublin such as Sandymount Hotel and Ashling Hotel Dublin offer well-appointed accommodations to visitors. Our travel agents can help you select the best hotel for you.
Weather: Average temperatures in Dublin range from 2-8C in January and 15-19C in July.
Attractions: The locals are generally very friendly and travel throughout Ireland is very safe. Independent types will certainly appreciate Ireland as they soak in all of its beauty, either hiking, touring, or driving through countless picturesque locations. For the younger crowd, Ireland vacations provide the opportunity to party in some of the best pubs in the world. Ireland is also great for golf enthusiasts. For those who can tolerate the cooler waters, the west coast of Ireland features some beautiful beaches that are worthy of investigation. For the history buff, castles are a very big feature, and there are plenty to see across the country.
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