December guide

Hello guys,

Happy December! As we approach the end of the school year, Dublin is buzzing with festive vibes, and there’s plenty to look forward to. Here’s a quick update on what’s happening around the city this month:

  • Dublin Castle Christmas Market:

Kick off the month with a visit to the Christmas Market at Dublin Castle. Browse through unique crafts, enjoy some delicious treats, and the magical atmosphere. It’s a great opportunity to find thoughtful gifts and experience the festive spirit right in the heart of the city.

  • Ice Skating Rings:

Embrace the winter chill with a spin on one of Dublin’s ice-skating rinks in Blanchardstown and Dundrum. Whether you’re a pro or a beginner, it’s a fun way to enjoy the season with friends. Lace-up, glide on the ice, and make the most of this winter activity.

  • Dublin Zoo Lights:

For a unique experience, check out the Dublin Zoo Lights. The zoo transforms into a sparkling wonderland with enchanting light displays. It’s a magical evening stroll that adds a touch of wonder to your Dublin December nights.

  • Malahide Castle Christmas Market:

Venture out to Malahide Castle for another festive treat. The Christmas Market there offers a charming selection of crafts, local goodies, and a cozy atmosphere. It’s an excellent opportunity to explore a bit outside the city and enjoy the festive vibes.

As December unfolds, the excitement is building for your journey back home. Whether it’s a reunion with family, hometown traditions, or just some much-needed downtime, we hope you’re gearing up for a fantastic break!

Meanwhile, take advantage of this festive season to connect with fellow students. Host a small gathering, share stories, and celebrate the diversity that makes our group unique. It’s a chance to create lasting memories and strengthen the bonds you’ve formed during your time here. As you wrap up the semester, take a moment to reflect on the experiences you’ve had in Dublin.

We wish you a December filled with joy, good company, and a sense of accomplishment.

From the High School team,
Bruna, Jessica, Maebh, Michelle and Sarah