It is hard to imagine Kilkenny is a city. However city it is. The big town could credit its history to thinking bigger than it actually is. Kilkenny served as a seat of political power throughout the Middle Ages in Ireland. Throughout cobblestone pedestrian passageways, Kilkenny proves size doesn't always matter. If you contain enough attractions to fill a city, your title is well deserved.  Kilkenny's attractions range from brewery tours to death defying climbs at churches. Despite its size, you can question where to begin in Kilkenny. Begin with this directory of some of Kilkenny's best things to see, do and drink.
Traveling to Dublin on a shoestring budget isn't a problem as long as you know where the cheap places are. It's an easy city to visit, a drinkers paradise and accommodation is easy as there are plenty of hotels in Dublin. Here are my top five things to do in Dublin that will surely put a smile on your face.

Dublin has a whole slue of activities and attractions that have kept visitors busy for centuries. Guinness. Cathedrals. Guinness. Ancient manuscripts. Guinness. Museums. Guinness. Parkland. And, yes more Guinness. And while the city could very well occupy enough of the traveler's time, just beyond are...