Best web sites for traveling in Irelandby ExperiencePlus! - Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Best web sites for traveling in Ireland
Train Transportation in Ireland
This is the official Irish train web site.
You can also use the Rail Europe web site to purchase your ticket.
Getting around in Dublin
Use this as a guide to getting around Dublin using public transportation.
Rental cars in Ireland
We recommend you rent directly from the US. The best deals are often through travel agents (and they provide you a level of protection).
The Town and Country Homes Association offers a comprehensive guide to Bed and Breakfast in Ireland.
This is the premier guide to hotel accommodations in Ireland.
This web site provides an exclusive selection of charming luxury Country & Manor House hotels along with luxury boutique hotel accommodations in Ireland.
Rick’s favorite weather site is the UK Weather Channel (because you can look up an historic record to see what average temperatures are during the days you will travel). Just type in a town in the town/city/country field. Then, for historic data click on "climate statistics." Click here and you’ll get historic climate data for Galway.
You will find any kind of map: regional, roads, weather and even hotels along the way.
This is the official Dublin tourism office web site. It provides information about accommodations, museums, restaurants, transportation in Dublin and various tours in a clear, concise manner:
Use this site to find visitor information on a range of topics such as events, transportation, tours, museums, restaurants, pubs and clubs.
Visit the Connemara
Irish culture: Literature, Mythology, Folklore and Drama
St Patrick’s day
St Patrick’s day recipes
Irish festivals and events
Irish Politics and Economy
Political, geographical information, historical dates, and more.
You will find every important event in Irish history: