Dubliners like to think they own the whole country and the mountains south of the city are no exception - although strictly ... More
Dublin Mountains (The)
Dubliners like to think they own the whole country and the mountains south of the city are no exception - although strictly called the Wicklow Mountains, the city has claimed them as its own. Despite their relatively modest height, these mountains are wild and generally uninhabited, providing hundreds of square miles of open country, and only an hour from the city centre. In the past, the area was the perfect hideout for all manner of bandits, rebels and murderers. In the 19th century, the British built the Military Road to tame these undesirables and you can take it to this day - from Rathfarnham in the southern suburbs to Aghavannagh high up in the mountains...if you dare!
Temple Bar is often used to symbolize the extraordinary changes which Dublin has undergone in recent years. In the 1980s,
this district of the city was earmarked as the site for a vast bus station. Galleries and small shops ...
Commanding a superb location at Newlands Cross Dublin, the new Louis Fitzgerald Hotel is a landmark building which combines stylish
modern luxury with all the genuine Irish hospitality, personality, excellent service, care, and attention to detail you have come ...
The Trinity College Library, located at Trinity College, Dublin, is the largest library in Ireland. As a "copyright library", it
has legal deposit rights for material published in the Republic of Ireland; it is also the only Irish library ...
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