Tuesday: English Workshop | Wednesday Day Out: Trip to Bray | Thursday Day Out: Dublin Zoo | Friday Night Out: Porterhourse, Trinity | Saturday Summer Club: National Gallery | Sunday Day Trip: Giant’s Causeway

Tuesday, 26th July

English Phonology Workshop

At 5, Talbot street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free and open to all students!

You are all invited to join our free workshop on English Phonology.

You are all invited to join our third free workshop. More exercises for you on the phonetic alphabet and a particular focus on the differences in pronunciation among the several regions of England. Moreover, there’s more fun: Dario will also show some videos on the subject.

Wednesday, 27th July

Trip to Bray

Meet at 2pm at the reception at 5 Talbot Street.

Price: €6.85

Bray is a lovely seaside location about 20km south of Dublin on the east coast. Walk along the beach and, if you fancy it, climb Bray head and be prepared… a spectacular view will be your reward if you reach the very top!

Thursday, 28th July

Visit to Dublin Zoo

Meet at the reception at 2pm

Price: Transport price: €13.20 with student ID

Located in Phoenix Park in the heart of Dublin city, Dublin Zoo is one of the world’s oldest, yet popular zoos. The 28-hectare park is home to some 400 animals in a safe environment where education and conservation combine for an exciting and unforgettable experience!

Friday, 29th July

Pub night: The Porterhouse (near Trinity)

Price: Free in, buy your own drinks

Location: 45 Nassau St, Dublin 2

Meet there at 9pm or at the school reception at 8:50pm.

Porterhouse Central is a lively pub with a welcoming atmosphere. The Pub offers an extensive range of imported bottled beers along with wines, cocktails and micro self-brewed draught beers.

Come along and cheer with us!

Saturday 30th July

Au Pair & Summer Social Club: Visit to the National Gallery

1pm to 3pm – Meet at 1pm at 5, Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs and students!

This Saturday you can join our new intern, Alex, for a tour of the National Gallery of Ireland. The gallery, located in the heart of Dublin, holds the national collection of European and Irish fine art. A must see if you are into art!

Sunday 31st July

Day Trip: The Giant’s Causeway

Departure: 06:30.

Meet 06:20 at Molly Malone Statue on Suffolk street.

Price: €60

Please note: This trip must be booked in advance. Book at the reception before Thursday lunchtime.

This trip includes a stop at the dark hedges, a tour of the Giant’s Causeway, the crossing of the Carrick-a-rede rope bridge, a photostop at Dunluce Castle, and some time in Belfast city.

Click here for full tour details