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If your trip to Terenure is all sorted out but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.
Enjoy new adventures without having to travel far. You'll find Bushy Park and Rathfarnham Castle close to this neighborhood's center.
Seeing as you've traveled this far, it makes sense to detour to nearby The Liberties. City Centre Dublin is another destination that's worth stopping by. The Liberties is 2 miles from Terenure, while City Centre Dublin is 3 miles away.
Nothing screams vacation like hopping in the car, blasting some tunes and heading to the seaside. Terenure has some terrific beaches close by, so bring along a book (and a kite if the wind's up) and take a day trip to one of these fantastic options:
Get to know the local people while you're in Terenure by cruising off to an event at one of the popular convention centers. There are a few terrific things on, so take a look at the schedule and set aside a date. Recommended places include:
Terenure is a popular base to explore Dublin and its nearby areas. Around 2 miles from the heart of the city, you'll likely be doing a mix of city and open-road driving. Consider your travel plans. Will you be hanging around town or are you heading out for a little fun in the great outdoors? If it's both, then go for a mid-sized car to get the best of both worlds — comfort and practicality.
For some of us, owning a high-end vehicle is the stuff that dreams are made of. But renting your dream ride is far more achievable than you might think! Experience the thrill of tearing down the open road in a swish convertible, even if it's only for a short while. Or perhaps all you're looking for is a budget ride to bring you safely from A to B. Extravagant or economical? Whatever you're looking for, there's a rental car to suit you in Terenure.
Whether you'll be zipping around downtown or cruising the open road, you'll want to know the local traffic laws before you reach Terenure. Be ready to discover this neighborhood and other parts of the national capital with these practical tips:
In Terenure, you'll need to drive on the left-hand side of the road. That means the driver's seat is on the right-hand side. If you've rented a vehicle with a manual transmission, get used to changing gears with your left hand.
Traffic issues are nothing out of the ordinary in Dublin, a city with 1,024,000 inhabitants. The neighborhood of Terenure experiences its heaviest traffic between 7:00 am and 10:00 am. Later in the day, it starts at 4:00 pm and finishes around 7:00 pm.
Locating a car space in Terenure isn't too difficult. Of course, it depends on the time and place — you may have trouble parking right in the center during busier periods.
As with the wider Dublin area, the neighborhood of Terenure has speed limits that range from 50 km/h to 120 km/h. In residential zones, you usually won't be able to drive faster than 50 km/h.
More often than not, your car rental company will bill the amount fined to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may supply your contact details to the relevant local authority so they can send a fine to you directly.
Seat belts are mandatory in Dublin. However, the rule may vary for certain vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.
It's against the law to use your cell phone while cruising in your car around Terenure, and you could also be issued a fine for simply holding your phone when you're in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as your attention remains on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when driving in Terenure is 0.05%. If you're in the mood for a big night, leave your rental wheels behind and organize another way of getting home instead.
Turning on a red light is prohibited in Terenure. Be on the lookout for traffic lights and signs so that you don't break any road rules.