HOW TO TRAVEL IRELAND BY IRISH BUS AND WHY ITS BEST FOR SOME
An Irish bus is the only way to travel for some people. Let’s face it. Driving in Ireland is not for everyone. The drawbacks are numerous including expense, lack of street signs, dangerous roads and definitely driving on the left if you come from the states or Poland. For some these are just part of the experience but for others it can scare someone into neglecting a trip to Ireland in the first place. DON’T LET THAT STOP YOU! There are other options. Bus travel may be the way to go.
An Irish bus can be convenient way to travel and see the sights in Dublin but also in the neighboring counties. For $25.00 USD you can book a 2 day pass and travel Dublin in a double Decker Irish bus seeing all the highlights at your own pace.
There are 28 sights of interest.
Some of my favorite sights are:
Christ Church Cathedral
Collins Barracks with the 1916 Exhibit.
National Art Gallery and Kilmainham Gaol.
.For a more historical destination by Irish bus, consider a one day tour to nearby Wicklow and St. Kevin’s church. This was one of my favorite places. Be sure you read up on St Kevin ahead of time. It will enhance your experience.
A Cork Day trip that includes, Rock of Cashel, Blarney Castle, and Cork City.
This trip takes a full 12 hours so you will not be rushed.
If you feel the same way, why not try a combination of bus and car?
This approach may fit the bill for substantial savings as well as a complete experience. Purchase a bus pass while in Dublin for as many days as you like, perhaps a an Irish bus pass for a couple days in Cork and then your car for the rest.
More Irish travel tips coming soon. I am also compiling a list of anyone interested in Free review copies for a travel book to be published in November.
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