Naturally, Dublin's International Airport may be the starting point of your Emerald Isle adventure. So what better way to begin than by playing golf near Dublin? The capital is no exception to Ireland's exceptional pedigree of courses. Nestled in next to the liveliness of the capital, expect to find yourself quite a world away from the serenity of golf courses in Northwest Ireland
. The character of Dublin can't quite be matched anywhere else on the island. Cork, Belfast, and Galway come close, but the sheer energy of this city means you're always close to a laugh, a dance, a song, or a pint. Despite being so close to the center, Dublin golf course's green fees are reasonable, with many clubs offering lots to do outside of your round. Also, whilst you’re in the center, be sure to make a stop at Temple Bar (popularly referred to as the ‘cultural center' of Dublin) and the famous Guinness Brewery!