A small capital with a big reputation, Dublin’s mix of heritage and culture will warm your heart.
Dublin’s history goes back to the 9th century, and while embers of its Viking past have been largely extinguished, the city is now a living museum of its historic past, with medieval castles and cathedrals visible alongside the architectural splendours of its 18th-century prime, when Dublin was the most handsome Georgian city of the British Empire and a fitting reflection of the aspirations of its most privileged citizens. But power was wrested from their hands, and you can explore how that was achieved in its museums and on some of its intriguing walking tours.
Dubliner’s are known to possess a distinctive personality. Their accent is unique and their temperament is a mixture of burning ego, flaming temper, stubbornness, great personal charm and warmth, and a sharp wit.
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