Destination: Dublin

Dublin, Ireland

Dublin is the capital of Ireland and and the most populous city. The English name for the city is derived from the Irish name Dubhlinn, meaning “black pool.” Dublin is situated in the province of Leinster near the midpoint of Ireland’s east coast, at the mouth of the River  Liffey and the centre of the Dublin Region.


4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Dublin…

1. Cultural Diversity 

The streets exhibit an eclectic mix of Irish, English, Polish, Nigerian, Middle Eastern, Asian, and many other ethnicities. This amazing mixture of such a wide variety of various cultures has not changed the allure of Dublin, but has enhanced it.

2. Food & Dining 

Visitors want to partake in both a traditional Irish breakfast, as well as hearty traditional Irish food for dinner. You’ll find traditional Irish pubs aplenty amongst the streets of Dublin.

3. Shopping 

The residents of Dublin tend to appear quite fashionable, and with good reason. A seemingly endless corridor of clothing stores, unique shops and large department stores are waiting for you on fave shopping locales Grafton Street and Henry Street, enticing Dublin residents and tourists alike. The prices in many of these stores are much more reasonable than you might think.

4. Historic Sites 

Dublin is full of rich history and amazing stories, and one of the many tour buses circulating throughout the city is a great way to see many of them. You can enjoy a pint of Guinness atop the Guinness brewery overlooking the city, after first touring the facility and seeing how Dublin’s famous brew is made. Or you can explore the stunning Christ Church Cathedral, a centuries-old Viking Church.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s