Useful Apps and Websites for visiting Dublin
13 February 2016
Travelling abroad these days now involves much more than packing a suitcase. With the rise in smartphones, there are hundreds of useful apps and websites to download/visit before heading for your destination. Here, we look at the most useful for visiting Dublin.
Visit Dublin App: The official Visit Dublin App will show you a whole new way to see the city, with daily updates of what’s happening in the city and special offers.
Discover Ireland App: Marketed as “Ireland in your pocket”, the Discover Ireland App allows you to see what’s going on all over Ireland and identifies all the tourist hotspots, in one easy to access place.
Dublin Bus App: The Dublin Bus App is a useful little tool for getting yourself around the greater Dublin Area. It also has a handy Events section where you can search for the top venues and events in Dublin.
Hailo Taxi App: Don’t want to bus it around town? Download the Hailo App and order a taxi in a few clicks.
Dublin Airport App: This is very handy for live information on departures, arrivals, airport layout and other important information.
XE Currency Converter App: For immediate currency calculations and up-to-the-minute rates, this is a quick, simple app. The App contains over 180 worldwide currencies, useful for overseas tourists.
Dublin Map and Walks App: This handy app presents you several self-guided walks featuring the best of the city, from world famous attractions to hidden gems. There simply is no better way to see a city on foot.
Wi-Fi Finder App: Gaining access to Wi-Fi while on your travels is always a top priority. While the Lucan Spa Hotel provides free Wi-Fi for guests, this handy app is useful for when out and about and exploring all that Dublin has to offer. This app shows you a bucketful of public wifi hotspots in your immediate vicinity, both free and paid.Back to list