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Get on Board for Gaza

At Vintage Tea Trips we pride ourselves on being a break from reality.   A nostalgic place where the kettle is on, our hosts share stories of their beautiful city and while we take a jaunt around Dublin we have “the laugh”. We love that everyone feels welcome on board and leaves our biscuit tin…

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May 29, 2024

June Events on Board

Roll on June 😍   👒 Bloomsday Afternoon Tea Tour – June 16th – Tickets available on Eventbrite and by clicking this link here.   🤣 Craic Bus Tour of Dublin with comedians Sharon Mannion & Danny Kehoe – June 23rd – Tickets available on Eventbrite and by clicking this link here.   👀 A…

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May 22, 2024

Daniel in Dublin – Jeanie Johnston

  I had an afternoon free last month and decided to use the time to do a new attraction. I’ve driven past the Jeanie Johnson many times but never braved boarding so I thought it was about time. The Jeanie Johnston tells the story of the thousands of Irish people who left Ireland during the…

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May 14, 2024

Anna in Dublin – Wax Museum Murder Mystery Tour

So we got our team of hosts together on a Sunday evening after a busy day on the buses to visit the Wax Museum and do their Murder Mystery Tour.  Now I had never been to the wax museum so I had no idea what to expect. I was in for a treat. We had…

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April 17, 2024

The Craic Bus Takeover

Looking for something a little different to get up to on a Saturday night? In association with the Improv Asylum, Boston, USA, we’re delighted to bring you… The CRAIC BUS!   This will be a tour of Dublin like no other! An informative, lively, hilarious, and craic-filled evening you’ll never forget!  The Craic Bus Guides,…

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April 16, 2024

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