Wednesday, 21 November 2012

where to visit in dublin

Thinking about where to visit in Dublin?

It is good to have your kids with you when you travel to Ireland; this would surely open their eyes to a lot more of new knowledge and discovery. When you bring along your kids in your trips, this is not only a way of bringing them close to your heart but also through this, your child would definitely make him or her more aware about the world around him or her.

 For a small island Ireland has a lot going for it!

Traveling to Ireland has never been easier. There are many low fare airlines flying to and from the Country. In addition, Ireland is a very small Country. You can drive from North to South in a day, and will have time to stop off along the way!. Ireland is a great Country to get around by Car - but just remember that we drive on the left hand side of the road!.

Well, when kids are with you, you need to be more prepared because as we all know they have special needs and we have to respond to such needs. With the tips provided below, it would surely help you get yourself prepared for Irish travel experience

You have to bring with you some of the most useful things you could carry with you as you travel and as you reach destinations:
  • Band-Aids
  • antiseptic hand gel
  • small tissue packs
  • sun screen
  • Dr.'s phone numbers
  • Tylenol - children's & adults
  • a rubber door stop can provide extra security for a hotel room door
  • small plug in nightlight - to help find the bathroom in the middle of the night

* These things re for the activities you could have together in order not get bored and to get their attention fully
  • Crayons
  • mechanical pencils
  • highlighter - good for word search games
  • paper
  • deck of cards
  • zip lock bags (collecting shells, storing food, wet clothes)

* These are other things for travel uses:
  • sun glasses
  • hats/visors
  • light weight wind breaker
  • umbrella
  • camera with extra film
  • keep a photo of your child in your wallet - incase you loose them in a crowed area
  • extra copy of birth certificates, photo id, travel reservations, airline tickets

 Places to go when visiting Dublin 

 Dublin's O'Connell Bridge over the River Liffey is reckoned to be the only bridge in the European continent that has the same width as its length. This current structure was built in 1863, replacing a wooden bridge built in 1801. Amazingly, prior to that time, O'Connell Bridge was a rope structure that could carry only one person and a donkey at a time!.

Dublin Ireland has a renowned history in the Literary and Movie World with celebrated people such as George Bernard Shaw (dramatist, critic & Nobel Prize winner), James Joyce (writer of Ulysses), Oscar Wilde (playwright, poet, essayist & novelist) and Dracula creator Bram Stoker to name but a few. Prominent Hollywood Actors hailing from Dublin include Gabriel Byrne, Maureen O’Hara, Brendan Gleeson  and Colin Farrell.
With these pointers in mind, you would not surely miss the thrill and the fun, you would also be able to good at preparing for traveling like from the simple trips to those that require loads of planning.