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Summer 2021 – Ancient East and Dublin- Fact Sheet

 Fact Sheets-What’s Open Summer 2021 –  Dublin and the Ancient East This summer is going to be another staycation season as foreign travel will not be possible for most of us. The OPW runs a number of Ireland’s most important visitor attractions and to encourage people to visit them they are giving free entry for […]

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Dublin Top 10 – Parks and Gardens

Dublin Top 10 – Parks & Gardens Ireland’s damp climate is a great advantage to gardeners and many Irish people are proud of their green fingers. The country has lots of public gardens which are a huge draw for garden lovers or just for recreation. Dublin has no shortage of  beautiful public gardens, mainly a […]

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Fact Sheet Ireland

 Fact Sheet on  Vital Statistics 2021 1. Area. The island of Ireland is 84,421 sq km, The Republic of Ireland is 70,280 sq km, The Republic is 486km long and 275km wide.   2  Capital of Ireland Dublin is Ireland’s capital.   3.   Other Main Cities Cork in the south is the second city, Limerick […]

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Dublin Top 10 – Literature Dublin

Dublin Top 10 – Literature Dublin Ireland has  a great literary tradition and has produced many writers over the years, whether in fiction, drama or poetry. Famous names from the past include Jonathan Swift, James Joyce, W. B. Yeats and Oscar Wilde,   while more recent names include Edna O’Brien, Seamus Heaney,  Maeve Binchy and Roddy […]

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Dublin Top 10 -Museums

Dublin Top 10 Museums Dublin is well served with a number of excellent museums which cover various facets of Ireland’s heritage over the millennia. Most of the following are in the city centre and it would be easy enough to visit a few of them in one day. Those outside the centre are served by […]

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Fact Sheet – Visit Dublin

Fact Sheet – Visit Dublin                 Dublin, Ireland’s capital, is a city of great variety despite its intimate size, where you can move easily from the vibrant city centre life to the peaceful tranquillity of its charming coastal villages in less than 30 minutes. It’s got something for everyone […]

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