Top 5 Live Music Venues in Dublin

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There is nothing better than hearing live music you know and love in a city you’ve never been in before. Dublin is a city full of live music and pretty much any place with taps and a bartender could be considered as a viable music venue. If you’re looking for a live music venue with […]

3 slightly mad things to do in Dublin


3 slightly mad things to do in Dublin Want to do something slightly different on your visit to Dublin?Here are some lesser known slightly mad things to in Dublin that our staff at Isaacs Hostel have tried and tested and will be sure to awaken your senses!! Release your inner Viking on a Viking Splash […]

Top 3 Dublin pubs with music

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Isaacs Hostel guide to some of our favourite Dublin pubs with live music. ‘’Sure we’ll just go for the one’’ This famous line that has succeeded in cracking even the strongest willpower.Many a night has been had that started with good intentions to get home early and have a good night’s sleep. Then, as if […]

Top 10 attractions à Dublin.

Dublin est une ville très riche en termes d’attractions, de culture, d’architecture et d’histoire. Voici notre top 10 des attractions à  Dublin  à ne pas manquer lors de votre séjour à Dublin. Ces activités enchanteront petits et grands.  Passez une agréable visite !   1.Hop-on Hop-off Cette visite en bus est le moyen le plus facile […]

3 Coastal trips near Dublin


Some great coastal destinations to visit, covering a multitude of towns and villages with amazing scenery and shops to pass your time whilst in Dublin.

My perfect day in Dublin

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My perfect day in Dublin starts with me opening my eyes and finding myself sitting in the middle of Merrion Square, having sidestepped the gruelling commute I usually have to make. So I lie there for a couple of minutes stretching like a lazy house cat in the morning sun I stand for awhile admiring […]

5 Must-Do Things in Dublin


Ah, my fair auld city of Dublin! Boasting a population with a healthy mix of drunkards and bards, Dublin is crammed full of people and places of interest. In fact, it’s so full of interesting things to do, that it’s almost impossible to decide what you, the backpacker, should do while you reside at Isaacs. […]

5 Cosy Pubs in Dublin

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I know, I know, I know, another blog about the best pubs in Dublin to drink at, I hear you saying. But this time we (at Isaacs hostel) are honouring the 5 cosiest Dublin Pubs that even the diehard locals get excited about drinking in this time of year Winter, it can be a very […]

Escape rooms in Dublin on a boat !


It was 4pm on a cold Thursday evening in Dublin and we thought it was a good idea to venture out to Escape Boats on the Zorg Ella boat on Grand Canal Dock for a bit of an adventure!  Escape boats is  essentially a unique escape room in Dublin on a boat! We arrived and were […]

Cliffs Moher Day Tour


Cliffs of Moher Day Tour  There are loads of great choices from Dublin for an easy Cliffs of Moher Day tour to see some of the best sights in the west of Ireland. We’ve tried this one for you with Extreme Ireland You’ll need to wake-up early for a 6:50am departure to start this tour. The bus […]