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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 bar is iconic in Dublin. It's full of tourists, expensive, but it's buzzing and full of life. I'm pretty sure the locals steer well clear. There are live performances, pretty much all the time.....  more
    This bar is iconic in Dublin. It's full of tourists, expensive, but it's buzzing and full of life. I'm pretty sure the locals steer well clear. There are live performances, pretty much all the time.....  more »
  • Its was packed but we had a wonderful time. The staff worked hard to serve all of us, and the music was very good. 
    Its was packed but we had a wonderful time. The staff worked hard to serve all of us, and the music was very good.  more »

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