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City Guide to Dublin

Why Dublin?

DublinDublin is a traveller friendly city. There is a big student population, with an added cosmopolitan twist from the Australians, New Zealanders and Scandinavians on working holiday visas, and the British contingent living it up in a city that feels foreign, but is close to home and English speaking. The city is small enough to find your feet fast, and big enough to have a lot of temporary and seasonal work. The influx of tourists in the summer means that there is demand for tourism and hospitality staff, while all year round there are office temp or call centre opportunities.

Facts about Dublin

  • Dublin is home to the oldest pub in Ireland. The pub called the Brazen Head has been about since 1198.
  • Nearly 50% of the population in Dublin is under 25 years of age.

Plan Your Gap Year to Dublin

Click on one of the links below for more information and useful advice when travelling to Dublin.

Getting Around
Getting Around Dublin

Top Things To Do

Top Things To Do in Dublin


Accommodation in Dublin


Emergency Information for Dublin