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Temple Bar, Dublin

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Capture Dublin's street culture at Temple Bar, a former slum now recognized for its vibrant nightlife. In the 1980s this neighborhood on the south bank of the Liffey River offered cheap rent to artists and young entrepreneurs, and quickly became the city's foremost cultural quarter. The neighborhood's cobbled streets offer family-friendly attractions during the day, including shops, restaurants, and galleries. After dark this riverside neighborhood transforms into a magnet for rowdy partygoers, attracted by the quarter's many pubs and bars. If daylight activities seem a bit more appealing, visit one of the area's four markets, offering everything from rare books and vintage clothes to organic foods and decorative arts. Plan to visit Temple Bar and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Dublin attractions using our Dublin online holiday planner.
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  • This is the area you need to go for shopping and walking around the city. This is especially true on Sunday when most shops and restaurants are closed in dublin. There are few people on the streets... 
    This is the area you need to go for shopping and walking around the city. This is especially true on Sunday when most shops and restaurants are closed in dublin. There are few people on the streets...  more »
  • Fun place to have a drink and meal. Live music and festive atmosphere. Everyone is happy to be there of course since it's such a tourist destination. It didn't feel touristy really. Amazing... 
    Fun place to have a drink and meal. Live music and festive atmosphere. Everyone is happy to be there of course since it's such a tourist destination. It didn't feel touristy really. Amazing...  more »

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