Dublin Airport – Tips for Arrival and Departure

welcome to Dublin Airport

Unlike many international airports with many multiple terminals, the Dublin airport has two, aptly named Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 2, which opened in 2010, serves Aer Lingus, US carriers Delta, US Air, American Airlines, and United as well as Eitad and Emirates. All other airlines will arrive in Terminal 1. The following tips [...]

Welcome Home to Woodview Farmhouse near Dublin Airport

Full Irish Breakfast, Woodview Farmhouse B&B, Skerries, Dublin, Ireland

There are some places you just return to again and again. For my family, one of those places is Woodview Farmhouse. It certainly helps that this B&B is only 15 minutes from Dublin Airport, but there are quite a few B&Bs which are just as close. So what brings us back to Woodview Farmhouse again [...]

The Best Hot Chocolate in Ireland

We didn’t set out to find the best hot chocolate in Ireland. In fact, the first couple days it entirely slipped my notice that my youngest daughter, Caelan, was ordering hot chocolate every time we sat down to a meal – be it breakfast, tea, or dinner, her request was always the same, “Do you [...]

Family Fun in Ireland : 7 Things to Do in 2014


Family fun in Ireland can be found around practically every bend of the road, with the national forests and endless kilometers of fields and green grass, giving families plenty to see and do.  But castle visits, spectacular scenery, or visit to the local park can become a little repetitive for the kids, as they seek [...]

Christmas in Dublin: 5 things to do with the family

It doesn’t matter if you are looking for a short city break, or a full week or two away.  Dublin glitters in all its glory this time of year and you will not be disappointed. The capital city is more alive than ever and there are few cities in Ireland which seem to capture the [...]