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Dublin Special: Fun and frolics at the Leopardstown Inn

Dublin Special: Fun and frolics at the Leopardstown Inn

Discover a cocktail bar that is off the beaten track and boasts striking decor with a great atmosphere...

During our visit to the Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown, eagle-eyed readers will have seen that we discovered a fantastic bar that is just a stone’s throw away from the famous racecourse. The Leopardstown Inn, which is known to locals and regulars as The Lep is a hidden gem that is tucked away in one […]

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Dublin Special: A luxury city break at the Intercontinental Dublin

Dublin Special: A luxury city break at the Intercontinental Dublin

There is nothing nicer than a change of scenery at this stage of the year and it is the perfect time to embark on a city break. Dublin is only a short hop across the Irish Sea from most UK airports and it provides the perfect respite from normal daily life. With a number of delicious […]

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Dublin Special: A magical hen weekend in Dublin

Dublin Special: A magical hen weekend in Dublin

If you're looking for fun, frolics and an extra special atmosphere, Dublin is the place to visit for brides-to-be and their best friends...

Our bride-to-be Katie Ann Lamb will walk down the aisle in Cape Town in just a few weeks time and to mark her final days as a single lady, The Sloaney team swapped sun for fun and embarked on a luxury hen weekend in Dublin. Arranging a hen party in February can be a bit of […]

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Escape for a traditional city break at the luxurious Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin

By LAURA TOOGOOD Dublin faces stiff competition in the running for a European city break with the likes of Paris and Rome only a short flight away from London. However, whilst it may not boast as many world-renowned historic sites, the Irish capital is ideal for those seeking a relatively peaceful city retreat that has a […]

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Great food, dramatic scenery and plenty of ‘craic’; Dublin proves an ideal city break

BY LAURA TOOGOOD Although it may not be an obvious choice for a romantic city break, Dublin offers visitors the chance to explore Irish traditions, as well as contemporary European culture. Those making a trip to the Emerald Isle will not only enjoy some breathtaking scenery on the periphery of the capital, but you will […]