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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  • Dont expecct sunshine in winter, dont expect warm temperatures- it is the place to go to meet friends, have a cup of coffee, and bump into somebody that you had never met before.  more »
  • Not really a destination, nice pedestrian area with over-priced shops. No street performers while we were there. And the shops are generally chains, most based in the USA. Suggest not making this.....  more »
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