Phibsborough Vacation Packages
To appreciate the many textures of Dublin, spread your wings and discover surrounding areas like Temple Bar, Dublin, and Glasnevin.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the National Museum of Natural History, the Book of Kells and Button Factory. Book in for a live performance at the Abbey Theatre, the Gaiety Theatre and Vicar Street. The area is a great destination for art lovers. Visit the Irish Museum of Modern Art, the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art and the Chester Beatty Library and Gallery of Oriental Art.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Dublin, plan a trip to one of the many nearby green spaces. Read a book or newspaper in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the National Botanic Gardens.
Dublin has some noteworthy places to see including The Spire, Glasnevin Cemetery and the Iveagh Gardens. Peer back through the mists of time by visiting historic sites, such as Dublin Castle. Whatever your faith, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the St. Michan's Church, the St. Audeon's Church and the John's Lane Augustinian Church.
See what is in fashion locally and purchase some original souvenirs in a few of the nearby shopping venues such as Powerscourt Townhouse, the Jervis Shopping Center and the Brown Thomas Flagship Store.
There are various great activities for those without children, including the Old Jameson Distillery.
If you're a sports fan, you might enjoy seeing local legends, the Shelbourne FC, take to the field at Tolka Park. On match days follow the procession of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
When it’s time to put your feet up after a long day exploring the charms of Phibsborough, check in to one of the area’s numerous accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Best Western Plus Academy Plaza Hotel, the Croke Park Hotel, and the popular Gresham Hotel.