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Breakdancing Buskers on Grafton Street Dublin

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Breakdancing Buskers on Grafton Street Dublin Grafton Street (Irish: Sráid Grafton) is one of the two principal shopping streets in Dublin city centre, the other being Henry Street. It runs from St Stephen’s Green in the south (at the highest point of the street) to College Green in the north (to the lowest point). In 2008, Grafton Street was the fifth most expensive main shopping street in the world, at €5,621/m²/year, and the thirteenth most expensive main shopping street in the world in 2016 at approx €3,300/m²/year. The street was named after Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Grafton, the illegitimate...

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Dublin, The North Side Attractions

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      Visit some of Dublin’s unique and fascinating attractions that are key to the character of Dublin city, but also to its people and the people of Ireland   Guiness Store House Guinness Storehouse is a tourist attraction at St. James’s Gate Brewery in Dublin, Ireland.Since opening in 2000, it has received over twenty million visitors. The Storehouse covers seven floors surrounding a glass atrium shaped in the form of a pint of Guinness. The ground floor introduces the beer’s four ingredients (water, barley, hops and yeast), and the brewery’s founder, Arthur Guinness. Other floors feature the history...

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Busking on Grafton Street Dublin

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Grafton Street (Irish: Sráid Grafton) is one of the two principal shopping streets in Dublin city centre, the other being Henry Street. It runs from St Stephen’s Green in the south (at the highest point of the street) to College Green in the north (to the lowest point).   In 2008, Grafton Street was the fifth most expensive main shopping street in the world, at €5,621/m²/year, and the thirteenth most expensive main shopping street in the world in 2016 at approx €3,300/m²/year. The street was named after Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Grafton, the illegitimate son of King Charles II...

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Top 10 Favourite Lesser Known sites in DUBLIN, Ireland by Alan Byrne of AB Tours Dublin

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    Alan Byrne of AB Tours Dublin, historian and tour guide, was recently interviewed on the Love Ireland Podcast. As a follow up on the interesting and informative chat, Alan shares his Top 10 favourite lesser-known sites for travellers to Dublin to explore.  

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Top 10 Things you must do in DUBLIN, Ireland

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Visiting Dublin     The Top 10 things you must do in Dublin Top 10 Things you must do in DUBLIN, Ireland. Dublin has so much to offer anyone visiting the city. From traditional music and dance, festive Irish pubs, castles, history and culture, plus the heritage of Irish Whiskey and the story of Guinness – there is something for everyone. Known as one of the friendliest cities in the world, you may even make an Irish friend of two!       Visit some of Dublin’s unique and fascinating attractions that are key to the character of Dublin city, but also to its...

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