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Water Sports Dublin

01/04/2018

Waters sports and activities to do in Dublin city centre

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10 Great Places To Visit In Dublin That Won't Cost You A Cent

24/07/2017

We're not silly, we know just how expensive Dublin can really be. Staying in hostels is a great way to meet people but also a great way to save money, we know that! What we want to do is to help you to save even more money so that you have some extra change left over for going on our Pub Crawl or bringing some of your beers into the hostel.

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Day Trip From Dublin – A Coastal Walk for Coffee

01/04/2016

Day Trip From Dublin – A Coastal Walk for Coffee Looking for something different to do in Dublin this Autumn ?

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5 Villages Near Dublin To Explore

24/07/2017

We love Dublin more than anyone, we truly do! The only problem is when you are visiting us here in Jacobs Inn Dublin for 2 or 3 days and barely even get to see the city. However, if you've been to Dublin before and stayed with us here in Dublin's top hostel, then we know you got as much in as possible. If you are returning, here are a few places that you won't find many tourists but you'd definitely enjoy the less hectic and natural side of Dublin and it's surrounding counties.

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Cose da fare a Dublino

12/08/2016

Ciao ragazzi, sono qui a Dublino in Jacobs Inn da 5 settimane e secondo me, la decisione migliore che potete prendere per visitare questa bellissima citta' e' affittare una bicicletta, perche' e' facile e veloce; puoi anche partecipare a un divertente e rilassante tour in bicicletta: www.bikehiredublin.com

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Ciao ragazzi!

01/04/2016

Ciao ragazzi! Scrivo questo blog siccome sono qui da un po' di tempo e penso sia utile consigliare ai mie

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Top 5 Places To Hide From The Rain In Dublin

09/10/2017

We know that when it gets to this time of the year, Ireland's weather isn't exactly it's strong point. However, when in doubt, do as the Irish do. We don't let the rain stop us from having fun and getting on with life so why should you? Especially when you only have a short visit to Ireland's moist green shores!

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Jacobs Inn Guide To Planning a Group Visit..for all ages!

01/04/2016

Jacob’s Inn Dublin is one of the Best Hostels in Dublin for catering for large and small Groups, with over 400 beds here at the hostel we can pretty much handle anything you throw at us!.

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Top 5 Places To Do Yoga In Dublin

24/07/2017

One of the more popular fitness fads in the last ten years has been the wave of yoga sweeping the nation. One of the most popular demands we get in Jacobs Inn, Dublin's premier youth hostel is, 'where can we find yoga classes'. Now we have been known from time to time to put them on in here in the hostel ourselves, which you guys loved but when we aren't putting on a class, here are 5 places that you can get a few classes in.

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Dublins Best Pub Crawl 2016

16/06/2016

A brief intro into Dublin City's best backpacker pub crawl 2016.

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5 Best Places In Dublin To Grab Coffee & Work

24/02/2017

Need to get some work done between meetings and want to enjoy some of the best coffee in town? We've done the hard work so that you don't have to!

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Top 10 Reasons To Visit Ireland in 2017

23/01/2017

As we say goodbye to the festive season and now 2017 is well under way, it's time to get ready for a fantastic 2017 in Dublin. Our island's capital is one of the most entertaining places in europe. From inspiring historical occasions to authentic Dublin experiences, we'll whet your appetite for new adventures in Ireland's fair city. We've lined up a few things to keep you busy in 2017, as if you needed more reasons to come and visit us.

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Top Attractions In Dublin

08/10/2016

Top Attractions In Dublin as recommended by Jacobs Inn Staff

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Jacobs Inn Favourite Dublin Pubs – Staff Picks

01/04/2016

As voted by Jacobs’s staff and customers, here are our favourite pubs in Dublin; from the traditional (complete with open Fires, real Dublin Characters and perfectly creamy Guinness) to uber cool music bars…read on…

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24 hours in Dublin with very little cash!

01/04/2016

We know our hostellers like to get as much bang for their buck as possible when in DUBLIN, So we asked our trusty team here in Jacobs Inn (who have amazing insider knowledge on Dublin) on what THEY would do if they had just €25 to spend for the Day in Dublin as a tourist. First up here is Martina’s suggested 24 hours In Dublin with dinner included!!

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SEE DUBLIN ON A LAZYBIKE

01/04/2016

Curious About Dublin? Want to really feel what the city is about? These guys are The Lazy Bike Tour Company and they can help you do just that !

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DUBLIN GETS CRAFTY – CRAFT BEER GUIDE

01/04/2016

Craft beer has hit Dublin in a big way over the few years. Once seen as a slightly pretentious choice by our usual Guinness-drinking locals, craft beer has now become the respectable and sought-after drink of choice.

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DUBLIN COASTLINE BY DART ?

01/04/2016

Seconds away from Jacobs Inn is Connolly Station, with the DART line – but where does the DART go? Well simply enough, it heads along Dublin coastline , both north and south of the city.

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POWERSCOURT – GREEN PARADISE

01/04/2016

For those that don’t know Powerscourt Estate and Gardens is a stunning manor house set in the lush Irish country.

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WICKLOW AND BEYOND!

01/04/2016

A trip out to the Wicklow mountains is an absolute must if you’re in Dublin for more than a few days – stunning views, lakes, mountains, quaint villages, castles and churches galore. This is a chance to see what real rural Ireland is all about.

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Historic Dublin Tours

01/04/2016

Historic Dublin Tours (For Backpackers and hostellers in between pints)

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Doing Dublin on a €25 budget

So, let’s say you have a mere €25 and just one day to see Dublin on a budget, and soak up as much as you can? Well, that’s going to be difficult, but sure, we’ll do our best for you! Below you’ll find our suggested picks for you — depending on your taste, and what you’d like to experience. So, let’s dive in!

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Things to do for groups

Hi there! These are some recommendations of things to do in Dublin, especially for groups of young people.

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Our Guide to Dublin Sporting and Concert Venues

09/06/2016

Our Quick and easy guide to Dublins best sporting venues

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Statues and Monuments

16/12/2016

Statues and Monuments of Dublin City, A selection of our favourite attractions around Dublin from our Jacobs Inn Staff

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