Dublin has survived wars, famines and most recently a devastating financial crisis, managing to reinvent itself after each fall. Today a visitor will find the city writing a new chapter of innovation and creativity. In lifting itself out of a crisis the city has more to offer than its list of many historical luminaries.
Tech giants like Google, Foursquare, LinkedIn, and Twitter have made the aptly named Silicon Docks neighbourhood their home. Restaurateurs, hoteliers and entrepreneurs are pushing through boundaries that had confined them for nearly a decade.
You will find that the ubiquitous kindness of Dubliners is unmarred by the financial crisis, and if anything it is fortified by the proud spark of a city reinventing itself.
You know how you have that one incredible friend who knows their city inside out? Yeah, that’s us. We take the world’s most dynamic destinations, hand-pick the best parts and give them to you in one place. This is the kind of guide that you don’t need to run by a local. Eat your heart out, shop ‘til you drop, drink like a fish, dance your socks off, sleep – then repeat.
Join us as we travel the globe, uncovering up and coming destinations while revisiting the classics in a fresh light. We’ll take you everywhere – from frigid expeditions on the Faroe islands to weird and wonderful bachelorette parties in Vegas.
We'll tell you where you can find the perfect boutique hotel in Paris for under €100, if you tell us about the best dive bar in your city. Deal? Share your stories and photos with #SUITCASEtravels.