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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  • Temple Bar is an absolute must for the young (and young at heart). We stayed in the Clarence in an amazing room on the top floor with loads of ambience. Release your inner child and go to Temple Bar.  more »
  • The food and drink establishments in temple bar are definitely a must see attraction, but they’re prone to incrementally increasing their prices as the night goes on. If you buy spirits with a mixer, ...  more »
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