Tuesday Workshop: English and Music | Wednesday Day Out: Trip to Bray | Thursday Day Out: St Patrick’s Cathedral | Friday Night Out: The Turk’s Head | Au Pair Club: Portrait Photo-Shoot | Sunday Day Trip: Cliffs of Moher

Tuesday, 20th September

Tuesday Workshop Series: Learn English through lyrics of popular songs

At 5, Talbot street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free and open to all students!

Another workshop on learning English through the lyrics of famous songs! This time you will go through the lyrics of the song ‘Where is the love?’ by Black Eyed Peas, focus on the pronunciation of the words and on their meaning and get the general meaning of the song and discuss it! Hear it here.

Wednesday, 21st September

Trip to Bray

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

Price: €6.85 (train fare)

Bray is a lovely seaside location about 20 km 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, 22nd September

St Patrick’s Cathedral

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

Price: €5 (admission fee)

This is a really important historical, religious and architectural site in Dublin: named after the patron saint who brought Christianity to Ireland, St. Patrick’s Cathedral was founded in 1191 and it is the largest church in Ireland and one of Dublin’s two Church of Ireland cathedrals. The writer and satirist Jonathan Swift, author of Gulliver’s Travels, was Dean of the cathedral from 1713 to 1745. His grave and epitaph can be seen in the cathedral.

Friday, 23rd September

Pub night: Turk’s Head

Price: Free in, buy your own drinks

Location: 27 Parliament St, Dublin 2

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

The Turk’s Head is renowned for its extravagant design, complemented by mosaics & Spanish style architecture making a refreshing change from a traditional pub… but old habits die hard: join us for one or more good pints!

Saturday 24th September

Au Pair Club: Portrait Photo-Shoot

1pm to 3pm – At 45, Parnell Square West

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

Come along to a very exclusive photographic session with Pavel: become a model for one day and get a beautiful, artistic and professional portrait of yourself! You can’t miss it!

Sunday 25th September

One-day Trip: Cliffs of Moher

Price: €45

Departure: 6.50am. Meet at 6.40am at Molly Malone statue on Suffolk Street.

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

This trip includes a tour of the Cliffs of Moher, a visit to Doolin Village, a short trek around the Burren and a photo stop at Dunguaire castle.

Click here for full tour details