Is the Food in Dublin Good?

Photo of a hot plate of Shepherd's pie next to a salad on a wooden table in Dublin, Ireland.

If I’m being completely honest, I didn’t have very high expectations of the food in Dublin, Ireland. However, after my hun and I spent a whirlwind of a time exploring the city, I was legitimately shocked at the food we tried. 

In today’s blog, I’m going to answer the question: is the food in Dublin, Ireland good?

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How to Get Around Dublin on a Budget

Photo of Antoinette walking down a cobblestone street in Dublin, Ireland.

Before our trip to Dublin, Ireland, I read so much about people renting cars to traverse the Emerald Isle that I became a bit concerned. As someone who enjoys getting around a new city in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible, and given the number of people searching for car rentals, I wondered : Is Dublin easy to get around?

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Visiting Athens, Greece for the First Time – What You Need to Know Before Visiting Athens, Greece

Photo of the Acropolis in Athens, Greece - a must visit site if you are visiting Athens, Greece for the first time.

My Hun and I spent a wonderful 5 days in Athens Greece. Traveling from the United States, we navigated the city, saw the amazing sites, and learned about the culture, food, and people. In this blog I’m going to share with you, how to plan a trip to Athens, Greece – things to see and do in Athens and what you need to know before visiting Athens for the first time.

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How to Get Around Athens on a Budget

Photo of a hand holding an ath.ena ticket at an airport metro station in Athens Greece. From the "How to Get Around Athens on a Budget" blog by Frolic & Courage.

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting Athens, Greece and moved about with ease and without a car. So today I’m saving you hours of research and time by sharing how to get around Athens on a budget!

We’re talking about Athens public transportation tickets, passes, maps, how to get from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH) to the center center of Athens,

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How to GET AROUND BARCELONA on a BUDGET

Photo of a person holding a 72hr Hola Barcelona transit pass in front of a metro validating machine.

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting Barcelona and have taken multiple forms of transportation around the city. So today I’m sharing how to get around Barcelona on a budget! We’re talking about Barcelona public transportation tickets, passes, maps, how to get from Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport  to the city center of Barcelona, and so much more!

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Specialty Dining Review: Hooked Seafood, 150 Central Park, and Wonderland

Photos of the food onboard three sepcialty dining restaurants - a bird's nest appetizer, veal medallions, and crab cake.

I booked a 7-day western mediterranean cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas. Like any other excited foodie, I immediately jumped online to see what specialty dining options were available. After reviewing the restaurants and dining packages, I decided to try Hooked Seafood, 150 Central Park, and Wonderland. Well, I tried them ALL and in today’s blog,

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What You NEED to Know Before Taking a Mediterranean Cruise

Woman sitting in a chair on a cruise ship balcony looking at the blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea.

Sailing the dazzling blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea on my first ever Mediterranean cruise was such a memorable, bucket list experience! Our 7 day Western Mediterranean Cruise was based in Barcelona, Spain and we sailed to Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Marseille, France; and Naples/Capri, Florence/La Spezia, and Rome/Civitavecchia Italy. In today’s blog, I’m sharing what you need to know before a Mediterranean cruise based on my experience as a first timer.

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