Since the castle doors have welcomed the public, it’s been a favorite tourist attraction getting to see the inside of these majestic fortresses.
Grab a pint at the local pub and make sure to visit old style Dublin bars to get a feel for the local character and color.
Of course, you have to try the traditional food in Dublin from the sausages to the black pudding. The Irish are heavy on the meat so expect every meal to be a satisfyingly full one.
Take in the scenery and the locals with a tour of the north to the south. Start at Phoenix Park, head on to Ha'Penny Bridge and find yourself on the medieval streets of Temple Bar. Visit the shops along Grafton Street and make sure to tour the Guinness Storehouse.
One of the most popular, if not most popular tourist attraction is the Guinness Storehouse which some may consider the heart of the charming city
Dublin is a walkable city full of history and culture to explore. There are plenty of galleries and museums to visit. Choose a place to settle in at the various bars and cafés.
If you’re looking for what’s symbolically Dublin, then you need not go any farther than Dublin Castle. Inside it is a Black Pool (“Dubh Linn”), where the city gets its name from. Visitors are welcome to the State Apartments
From cartoon characters to historical figures, Explore and experience the Science Discovery Zone, Wax Factor, and Recording Studio, bringing in the novelty and fun for kids and adults alike.
Different sports facilities are actually available inside the castle such as tennis and golf, but one would need to take a tour of the Secret Walled Gardens to really say one has been here, and there’s really no reason no to as it is the main highlight of the visit.
Taking its name from the ha’penny, the exact price for a ferry ride across the river during the pre-modern industrialization period, It is the first pedestrian bridge the Dubliners ever had and was the only one until the opening of the Millennium Bridge in 1999. Crossing this bridge is traversing Dublin’s history in every sense.
Get lost in a 300-year nature history in the yew maze, rosarium, and fountains of the Iveagh Gardens, more popularly know as Dublin’s “Secret Garden”. The best time to visit is said to be during the summer.