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Ireland 2019: Dublin’s O’Connell Street

O’Connell Street is the city of Dublin’s major thoroughfare.  It runs from the River Liffey at O’Connell Bridge northward for 500 meters to Parnell Square. In the 17th century it was  called Drogheda Street for Henry Moore, the Earl of … Continue reading

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Ireland 2019: Dublin’s Temple Bar

Temple Bar is a bar. It’s also a street. And a square. And a neighborhood. It’s the heart of Dublin’s night life and where tourists flock for food and drink and song. On our first day in Dublin we decided … Continue reading

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Dublin in Monochrome, with a Touch of Green

One day in March of 2009 we walked from our hotel in Sutton to Howth in the northeast corner of County Dublin and we then walked around Howth for awhile and then hopped on the DART to downtown Dublin and … Continue reading

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