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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 quarter is an iconic quarter for Dublin. You can find various types of entertainment, including drinking, museums, restaurants. Since this is a party quarter, you can see people drinking and... 
    This quarter is an iconic quarter for Dublin. You can find various types of entertainment, including drinking, museums, restaurants. Since this is a party quarter, you can see people drinking and...  more »
  • Like all the people say, it’s a must visit for at least one drink on your trip to cross it off your list. We sat at the back bar and had a really friendly bartender, Dillon. We enjoyed our first... 
    Like all the people say, it’s a must visit for at least one drink on your trip to cross it off your list. We sat at the back bar and had a really friendly bartender, Dillon. We enjoyed our first...  more »

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