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Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

cleethorpes
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Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

Hi, i am taking my wife to Dublin for a surprise 2 day visit in February and I would like help and advice on what to do and where to go.

I am staying in a hotel in the centre of the dublin, and i am looking for ideas on what we can do during the day and also in the evening. We are in our late 40s. I am looking for ideas on what we can do in the evening. We are arriving on the 12th and leaving on the 14th. Also, please recommend some nice restaurants.

I have tried to see if there are any comedy shows or anything like that but cannot seem to find anything for those dates.

Also, what is the best and affordable way to get from the airport to the hotel. This is our first visit and hope it with be one of many

thank you

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11 replies to this topic
Ireland
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1. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

Can you give us an idea of your interests?What appeals to one. may not appeal to another. Can you also give us an idea as to the general area your hotel is in- the city centre covers a lot of ground.

Dublin, Ireland
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2. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

With the 12th being a Monday, The Woolshed, The Stag's Head (Tuesday's also) and The International Bar have comedy nights on (at present):

www.woolshedbaa.com/dublin/event/comedyshed/

http://www.international-bar.com/comedy/

louisfitzgerald.com/…weekly-entertainment-

Lincolnshire...
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3. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

Hi, i like live comedy and live music and eating out for the evening. During the day would be a bit of shopping and to see some of the sights

Lincolnshire...
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4. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

that is great thanks

Edited: 17 December 2017, 21:50
Lincolnshire...
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5. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

We are staying at cassidys hotel

Dublin, Ireland
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6. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

The Woolshed Bar is just a short walk from your hotel as is The Church Bar that has some dining and music options that might interest you:

https://goo.gl/maps/wZzZdQ9wcs42

http://thechurch.ie/

Here's some transport options from the airport to close to your hotel:

https:/…by-bus

Or a taxi would be around €20

Edited: 18 December 2017, 00:23
County Dublin...
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7. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

Decent grub in this pub around the corner.

www.theparnell.com/

Dublin
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8. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

https://www.nch.ie/Online/View-All-Events

http://bordgaisenergytheatre.ie/whats-on

Have a browse at these.

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9. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

For a first timer I would get on the hoho bus and go right round, ticketslast for two days.get one with a live commentary.

Lincolnshire...
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10. Re: Looking for advice on things to do for a two day visit

That is great. Can you recommend places to go during the day as well.

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