Grafton Street, Dublin

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Pedestrian-friendly Grafton Street serves as one of Dublin's main shopping districts, located in the busy city center. Consistently ranked among the world's most expensive shopping streets, this popular destination attracts both locals and foreign visitors with its high-end shops and trendy eateries. Closed to motorized traffic for most of its length, the broad boulevard is a prime location for street performers, eager to impress the passing shoppers and sightseers with their various talents. Even musician Glen Hansard, a standout among the city's famous street performers, busked along this street not long before he won his Academy Award. Check the website for upcoming special events here. To visit Grafton Street and other attractions in Dublin, use our Dublin online journey builder .
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  • This is the city's main pedestrian street and where you can find all the most famous brands as well as many ice cream parlours, bars and restaurants. From directly on the park in St. Stefen's accessed through her bow.
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  • This is the perfect place to walk and stop and listen to the musicians and people watch. It's lively with lots of great shops. If anything, take it from Trinity College to St. Stephen's Green as a fas...  more »
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