Car Rental

My Discover Ireland – How it works?

By |2015-03-16T15:58:22+00:00February 7th, 2013|Categories: Activities, Attractions, Car Rental, Driving in Ireland, Touring Ireland, Towns & Cities|

Discover places with My Discover Ireland, a new mapping route for Ireland. My Discover Ireland is similar to Google Maps but with added features to aid tourists to plan their road trips and helps to find what they could visit on the way to their next destination. Many drivers unknowingly pass fantastic places that should have been visited; [...]

M50 ‘No Barrier’ Toll: The Nitty Gritty

By |2015-03-18T13:41:52+00:00January 24th, 2013|Categories: Car Rental, Driving in Ireland|Tags: , |

In case you didn’t already know, there is now 'No Barrier Tolling' in operation on the Dublin M50 motorway from Junction 6 (N3 Blanchardstown) to Junction 7 (N4 Lucan). There is no cash payment facility available as there is no toll barrier or tolling booth stand on the road. Tolling is by means of number plate [...]

Flying Visit to Dublin?

By |2015-03-18T14:51:10+00:00April 25th, 2012|Categories: Car Rental, Places to Stay|Tags: |

If you have a couple days to spare for Dublin, it is important on ensuring you can make the most of your short time and yet gain the full experience of those who have a longer trip. Quick tips: 1. Get a car 2. Accommodation in the centre 3. Use a guide to plan a trip [...]

Autovermietung Irland

By |2012-03-22T16:35:13+00:00March 22nd, 2012|Categories: Car Rental|Tags: , , , , , |

Ireland is becoming more and more popular as a tourist destination each year. Visitors are coming from across Europe and even worldwide to enjoy everything there is to see and do in Ireland. The Emerald Isle is a popular spot due to a combination of its historical monuments, stunning landscapes and sporting activities. The famous Irish [...]

The Irish Open 2011 – July 28th – 31st

By |2015-03-16T16:12:16+00:00July 19th, 2011|Categories: Car Rental, Munster, Sport|

Next Bank Holiday weekend sees the arrival of the Irish Open and the amazing achievement of welcoming 3 Irish Major winners over the past 2 years. GMac (Graeme McDowell), Wee Mac Rory McIlroy and Darren Clarke are all due to attend this year's event which will be located in the Killarney Golf and Fishing Club, County [...]

Toll Fees and Locations in Ireland

By |2010-04-14T14:46:09+00:00April 14th, 2010|Categories: Car Rental, Driving in Ireland, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

View Ireland Toll Location and fares in a larger map Above are the locations and fares for all tolls in Ireland. Hopefully this will be of use to people. All but one toll works as one would expect, payment as you pass through. The only exception is the M50 barrier free toll which can be paid [...]

Surviving Holiday Disasters!

By |2015-03-16T16:26:18+00:00March 26th, 2010|Categories: Car Rental, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have lost my passport!....I crashed my rental car!.....I have been arrested! Hopefully you won’t actually utter any of these words while enjoying a hard-earned break. But these things do happen and what do you do when you are in that situation? http://www.flickr.com/photos/29311691@N05 / how_long_it_takes Don’t panic! That won’t help, take a deep breath and try [...]

Does the Irish Independent Actually Understand Car Rental?

By |2017-02-14T12:14:26+00:00July 16th, 2009|Categories: Car Rental|Tags: , , , , |

While reading the Independent this morning I came across an awful situation in which an Irish holiday maker ended up in while travelling to France. The holiday maker in question had rented a car on a laser card, which the car rental company refused to accept when she arrived to collect her rental car.