Things to see and do - Dublin
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Dublin is a city steeped in contradictions: Catholic and Anglican, Celtic beneath a classical exterior, working-class yet affluent. The city has been capital of the Republic of Ireland since 1949, and has not been able to rid itself of the influence of its one thousand year enemy, the British Crown. Although Dublin's vitality has never waned, as shown by the outstanding creativity of its writers and poets, Ireland's new prosperity is now spectacularly clear for all to see.
Tourist attractions Dublin : Things to see and do
College St. IRL - Dublin
This sober library (1712-1732) is by Thomas Burgh, chief engineer and surveyor general. The wonderful treasury includes some of the library's most important works including the extraordinary Book of Kells, and illuminated manuscript on vellum (c 800)..
Dublin Castle - accès par le château ou Ship St. IRL - Dublin
Sir Alfred Chester Beatty (1875-1968) established one of the most beautiful collections of Islamic and Far Eastern art in the world. A small part of it is permanently exhibited in a building on the edge of the gardens of Dublin Castle. It includes Ar..
Dame St. IRL - Dublin
The castle was the seat of power of the British Crown for seven centuries until 1922; many prisoners languished in its dungeons and severed heads were displayed at is gates. At the urban heart of Dublin, it has evolved from an imposing fortress into ..
21-22 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar IRL - Dublin
In Temple Bar, the boutique Fitzsimons Hotel overlooks the River Liffey. With a 24-hour reception the hotel has llate night bars with live music, a nightclub and a rooftop terrace. The Fitzsimons Hotel has rooms with en-suite bathrooms and a flat-sc..
Cavendish Row, Upper O'Connell Street IRL - Dublin D1
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The central, boutique-style Cassidys Hotel has a bar, bistro restaurant and a gym. It is located at the top of O'Connell Street, opposite Gate Theatre. The 3 Georgian town houses are a 10-minute walk from Trinity College, a variety of shops, and Dub..
10 Fleet Street IRL - Dublin D2
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In Dublin city centre, this elegant boutique hotel has designer rooms in the heart of Temple Bar district. Trinity College is nearby. Guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi and free access to the fitness centre Crunch Fitness Aston Quay. Each stylish room at t..
Leisure activities Dublin
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Don't miss the chance to take this popular tour of the Boyne Valley, one of Ireland's most important historic locations. You'll get a sense of the ghosts of Ireland's past at the tombs of Newgrange and see some of the country's most famous Celtic cro..
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Dublin, a wealth of history and culture. So whether you prefer museums or galleries, cathedrals or castles - Dublin has it all. The pass offers FREE ENTRY to 27 of Dublin's top visitor attractions, free transport from the airport to the city and acce..
Sit back and relax on this combined rail and coach day trip from Dublin to Northern Ireland. With all your travel arrangements organized for you, you'll see Belfast and visit the famous coastal landscape known as the Giant’s Causeway, with its stunni..
4-6 Fade St IRL - Dublin D2
Have cocktails on the terrace then head for the big, modern brasserie with its raised open kitchen. Dishes use Irish ingredients but have a Mediterranean feel; they specialise in sharing dishes and large cuts of meat such as chateaubriand.
25 Fitzwilliam Pl IRL - Dublin D2
In the basement of a Georgian townhouse; enjoy lunch at the counter or grab one of the booths for more privacy. Gallic cooking has a classical base but is presented in a light, modern manner. Resident jazz band plays Friday and Saturday.
4-6 Fade St IRL - Dublin D2
Buzzy restaurant with an almost frenzied feel. It's all about a diverse range of original, interesting small plates, from a bacon and cabbage burger to a lobster hot dog. Eat at the kitchen counter or on leather cushioned 'saddle' benches.