Dublin Environs Travel Guide
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Fodor's Ireland 2014
Plan Your Dublin Environs Vacation
Walt Disney himself couldn't have planned it better. The small counties immediately north, south, and west of Dublin—historically known as the Pale—seem expressly designed to entertain and enchant the sightseer. The entire region is rich with legendary Celtic sites, gorgeous gardens, and the most elegant Palladian country estates in Ireland.
A lot of people opt to stay in Dublin and take day trips to the environs. If that's the case, a hotel on the south side of the city or in South County Dublin...read more
Dining out in the area is essentially a casual affair, but the innovations and experimentation of Dublin's top restaurateurs are influencing the cooking—and...read more
Things To Do in Dublin Environs
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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