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Year in Review – 2023

Jean At the start of 2023 we launched the newest member to our fleet – Jean. Jean is our third bus and like her sisters Pauline & Kitty is a refurbished Routemaster bus. With even more mod cons and upgrades – think on board oven and brand new sound system (goodbye CDs and hello Spotify)…

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December 19, 2023

Anna in Dublin – Silver Works

Are you looking for something fun and interactive to do in Dublin on cold winter nights? Maybe a date night or an evening with the gals?  On a cold November evening, after a hard day’s work, myself and Dara made our way into town to do the ‘Forge your own Ring’ workshop with Silver works….

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November 22, 2023

Anna in Dublin – GPO Museum

The GPO or General Post Office is one of the most important buildings in all of Irish history. It is the central post office here in Dublin and although it provides great postal service, that’s not what it is best known for. It served as the headquarters for the leaders of the 1916 Easter rising….

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November 1, 2023

Georgia In Dublin – EPIC Irish Emigration Museum

This week we had the wonderful Georgia joining us for her TY Work experience. We sent her down to the docklands to EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum! This museum is the home to many great stories of Irish importance. It showcases the struggles and successes of the Irish population both within our small island and…

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October 26, 2023

Anna in Dublin – Christchurch Cathedral

It has been a long long time since I visited Christchurch Cathedral, not since I was a child! It must be said, I wasn’t nearly as interested back then as I am now! I was overdue a visit to brush up on my history! Sitruic Silkenbeard built the first church on this site almost 1000…

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October 23, 2023

Anna in Dublin – Viking Splash

@VikingSplashDublin Back in June, when the sun was shining and it felt like summer, myself and my lovely boyfriend Robert went to do the Viking Splash! I have been trying to convince him to do it with me for years! It had always peaked my interest! DUKW’s full of children and tourists sporting viking horns and…

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August 3, 2023

Daniel in Dublin – Celtic Nights

So last week myself and two of my colleagues, Adam and Kiera, went to Celtic Nights at the Arlington Hotel and honestly it was one of the best shows I’ve seen in a while. I had known of it but not known too much about it at the same time, so I didn’t know what to…

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May 26, 2023

Anna in Cork – Throwback

  In the lead up to our next trip to The Rebel County this June, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on a couple of our previous trips! Kiera and I had a ball at the beginning of November last year and Myself and Selma had a wonderful trip down at the end…

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May 12, 2023

Anna In Cork – Cork City Gaol

Last month I got the opportunity to go down to Cork for the day for a bit of a ‘date’ with the city and spend some time getting to know its sights for our trip down at the end of March! My first stop was to visit Shandon Bells & Tower at St. Anne’s Church…

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March 15, 2023

Anna in Cork – Shandon Bells & Tower St. Anne’s Church

Last month I got the opportunity to go down to Cork for the day for a bit of a ‘date’ with the city. I spent some time going to visit some of the major attractions with the aim of really getting to know them and revamp my history for our trip down at the end…

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March 1, 2023

Anna in Dublin – Jameson Distillery Bow St.

Anna in Dublin – Jameson Distillery Bow St. Myself and my fellow hosts got the very exciting opportunity to visit the Jameson distillery and do the Bow Street Experience! The distillery is at the heart of Smithfield so easily accessible from the Red Luas Line and for once in our lives, we all made it…

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February 14, 2023

Cheers to 2022 – Our Annual Look Back Post

2022 Look Back As we near the end of the year we wanted to take a moment to look back on 2022 and all the exciting things we have been up to! THE TEAM We have an amazing team here at Vintage Tea Trips and this year our team has really grown. We started out…

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December 20, 2022