I had a really nice host family and I really enjoyed my stay in their house. It’s where you learn things about the real Irish life
Bargain Shopping in Dublin
October 31, 2016
Dublin is well known for its retail scenery. We have compiled a list of the most interesting, quirky and affordable shopping locations in Dublin to get some retail therapy without breaking the bank.
Georges Street Arcade is an enclosed Victorian market and Europe’s oldest shopping Centre. Only 5 minutes’ walk from Grafton Street you will find upmarket boutiques nestled side by side with quirky stalls. Georges Arcade is home to everything from high fashion accessories and vintage clothing to fortune telling, art, books, speciality ornaments and memorabilia.
Carroll’s Irish Gifts is the leading retailer in quality Irish gifts at affordable prices. There shops are conveniently located in the city centre – Henry, Grafton and Suffolk Street. They stock world famous Irish products such as Guinness, Aran Knitwear and much more. With prices starting at 3.50EUR it’s the perfect place to pick up some novelty souvenirs!
Situated next to Christchurch is Liberty Market; one of the longest running local markets in the city. Visitors can spend hours rummaging through stalls and discovering unexpected treasures.
Adored by fashion lovers and value seekers alike Penneys (Primark) is widely established as the destination store for keeping up with the latest looks for bargain prices. With two huge stores located in the heart of the city, Penneys is a haven for price conscious shoppers.
Tiger provides top quality, stylish, colourful and great value products for both home and office. And they don’t mess around with prices either - not one of their products ever exceeds the €30 mark! Tiger is proof that top quality products don’t have to cost an arm and a leg.
With an emphasis on fun and creativity The Silly Shop is the perfect place to pick up something quirky for that someone special. It has a fantastic range to choose from and all at guilt free prices.
Chapters Bookstore is an independent Irish bookstore which offers a wide selection of new and second-hand books. If you're looking for a specific title Chapters offer a special ordering service and will order almost any book quickly and at no extra charge. The perfect choice for bookworms and students!