Pearse Railway Station, Dublin


Posted By on Aug 10, 2018

Dublin Pearse is a railway station on Westland Row on the Southside of Dublin, Ireland. It is Ireland’s busiest commuter station and second busiest station overall (behind Dublin Connolly railway station) with 9 million passenger journeys through the station in 2016.   Services It is the terminus of the Northern Commuter to Balbriggan/Dundalk and Western Commuter to Maynooth/Longford. DART, South Eastern Commuter (Dublin Connolly to Gorey) and...

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Dublin, County Dublin


Posted By on Aug 9, 2018

Dublin is the capital and largest city in Ireland. Dublin is in the province of Leinster on the east coast of Ireland, at the mouth of the River Liffey and bordered on the south by the Wicklow Mountains. The city has an urban area population of 1,173,179. The population of the Dublin Region, as of 2016, was 1,347,359 and the population of the Greater Dublin area was 1,904,806. ...

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Ballyshannon, County Donegal


Posted By on Aug 9, 2018

Ballyshannon is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Located at the southern end of the county where the N3 from Dublin ends and the N15 crosses the River Erne, it claims to be the oldest town in Ireland. Ballyshannon, which means “The Mouth of Seannach’s Ford”, after a fifth-century warrior, Seannach, who was slain there, lies at the mouth of the river Erne. Just west of the town, the Erne widens and its waters meander over a long sandy estuary. The...

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Galway, County Galway


Posted By on Aug 5, 2018

Galway lies on the River Corrib between Lough Corrib and Galway Bay, surrounded by County Galway, and is the sixth most populous city in Ireland, with a population at the 2016 Census of 79,934. The city will be the European Capital of Culture in 2020, alongside Rijeka, Croatia.   Name The city’s name comes from the Irish name Gaillimhe, which formed the western boundary of the earliest settlement, Dún Gaillimhe “Fort Gaillimh”. Historically,...

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