Music fans with light wallets visiting Dublin, listen up. The Contemporary Music Centre (CMC) promotes the music of living Irish composers and performers with a number of free concerts at various venues throughout the year. I sat down with director Evonne Ferguson at the CMC offices and library on historic Fishamble Street for a chat about what this great organization does for new music in Ireland. Find out more at www.cmc.ie
Dublin is famous for pints, pubs, and parks. Three of the best urban parks in Europe are nestled in a few square blocks in City Centre. This guided audio tour takes you on a step-by-step journey through the highlights of St. Stephen's Green, Iveagh Gardens, and Merrion Square. It is recommended to use this audio tour in conjunction with the free eBook, The Frugal Guide: Dublin by Cory Hanson.