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Dublin (Irish: Baile Átha Cliath) is the capital of, and largest city in, Ireland. The city is expanding rapidly, and as of the 2006 census, the population in the area of Dublin City Council was 505,739, the Dublin Region population was 1,186,159, and the Greater Dublin Area's population was 1,661,185.

Originally founded by the Vikings, Dublin is situation on the mouth of River Liffey, and has been the capital of Ireland since medieval times. Today the city is an important economic and cultural center, as well as being home to some of the best nightlife in Europe.

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Top 10 Dublin (DK Eyewitness Travel Guide)

By DK Travel

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: 2018-01-16
Paperback (144 pages)

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DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photography, and illustrations of any guide.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Dublin is your pocket guide to the very best of this city in Ireland.

Immerse yourself in all things Dublin by visiting the greatest pubs, bars, and clubs, and learning the legends and myths of the Celts. Our Top 10 Travel Guide will show you where to enjoy Irish music, find fun things to do with children, and take excursions across Ireland to drink in its beauty. We'll lead you to the best hotels, guesthouses, and B&Bs; show you wonderful restaurants and cafes; and even fill you in on the finest Irish writers and playwrights.

Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Dublin

True to its name, this Top 10 guidebook covers all major sights and attractions in easy-to-use "top 10" lists that help you plan the vacation that's right for you.

   • "Don't miss" destination highlights
   • Things to do and places to eat, drink, and shop by area
   • Free, color pull-out map (print edition), plus maps and photographs throughout
   • Walking tours and day-trip itineraries
   • Traveler tips and recommendations
   • Local drink and dining specialties to try
   • Museums, festivals, outdoor activities
   • Creative and quirky best-of lists and more

The perfect pocket-size travel companion: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Dublin

Recommended: For an in-depth guidebook to the city of Dublin, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Dublin, which offers the most complete cultural coverage of Dublin; trip-planning itineraries; 3-D cross-section illustrations of major sights and attractions; thousands of photographs, illustrations, and maps; and more.

Lonely Planet Dublin (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet
Released: 2018-03-20
Paperback (256 pages)

Lonely Planet Dublin (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Dublin is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sample a Guinness in a genuine Irish pub; soak in the academic atmosphere at Trinity College; or admire impressionist masterpieces at the Dublin City Gallery; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Dublin and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Dublin Travel Guide:

  • Full-colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlightsand itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential infoat your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, literature, music, architecture
  • Free, convenient pull-out Dublin map (included in print version), plus over 25 colour maps
  • Covers Grafton Street, Merrion Square, Temple Bar, Kilmainham & the Liberties, North of the Liffey, Docklands, the Grand Canal and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Dublin, our most comprehensive guide to the city, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.

  • Looking for just the highlights? Check out Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin, a handy-sized guide focused on the can’t-miss sights for a quick trip.

  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet Ireland guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.

Fodor's Dublin 25 Best (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Paperback (128 pages)

Fodor s Dublin 25 Best (Full-color Travel Guide)
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Updated for 2018. Compact and affordable, Fodor's Dublin 25 Best is a great travel companion for travelers who want a light, easy-to-pack guidebook to one of Europe's most exciting cities.

  • DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Dublin 25 Best offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit, providing great places to shop, eat, sleep, and drink for every budget.
  • PULLOUT MAP: A handy, weather-resistant pullout city map provides essential information.
  • GORGEOUS PHOTOS AND MAPS: Full-color pictures and full-size street maps cover the best Dublin has to offer, all in an easy-to-use package.
  • INDISPENSABLE TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Save time and space by having Dublin's top 25 sights and experiences in one convenient guidebook. Neighborhood walks show off the best of the city with self-guided tour ideas. Plan excursions outside the city with the Farther Afield section.
  • PRACTICAL TIPS: Travel like a local with our Need to Know section, filled with useful travel tips.
  • COVERS: Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin Castle, Glasnevin, Guinness Storehouse, James Joyce Museum, Kilmainham Gaol, National Museum, St. Stephen's Green, Temple Bar,Trinity College.
  • ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's travel guide is researched and written by local experts.

    Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin (Travel Guide)

    By Lonely Planet

    Lonely Planet
    Released: 2018-02-15
    Paperback (160 pages)

    Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin (Travel Guide)
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    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

    Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Wander the cobbled quadrangles of Trinity College, kick up your heels in Temple Bar, and pour a perfect pint at the Guinness Storehouse; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Dublin and begin your journey now!

    Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin:

    • Full-colour maps and images throughout
    • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
    • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
    • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
    • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
    • Free, convenient pull-out Dublin map (included in print version), plus over 10 colour neighbourhood maps
    • User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time
    • Covers Temple Bar, Grafton St, Merrion Sq, Kilmainham, the Liberties, Phoenix Park and more

    The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Dublin, a colorful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience.

    • Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and offbeat experiences, and extensively covers all of Dublin's neighbourhoods? Check out Lonely Planet Dublin guide.
    • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet Ireland guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.

    About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. Lonely Planet enables the curious to experience the world fully and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves, near or far from home.

    TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

    'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

    'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

    Frommer's Dublin day by day

    By Jack Jewers

    Frommermedia
    Paperback (192 pages)

    Frommer s Dublin day by day
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    The city that was home to James Joyce, Maeve Binchy, Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, William Butler Yeats and scores of other brilliant men and women, is as rich, intellectually heady and welcoming a place to visit today as it ever was. The trick is how to make the most of your precious vacation time while in Dublin — not an easy task.

    This book will help. It was created for independent travelers and boasts a practical, colourful format with useful, clear maps and expertly designed tours. The guide highlights the must-see places and offers knowledgeable opinion on where to stay, eat and shop.

    - Includes special interest tours: Dublin's Heroes; Dublin with Kids; Georgian Dublin; Vikings & Medieval Dublin, Trinity College and the Book of Kells
    - Details great neighbourhood walking tours
    - Opinionated reviews of the best nightlife, shopping and dining the city has to offer.
    - Helpful tips and all you need to know to make the most of your trip in the Savvy Traveler chapter.
    - Exact pricing so there’s never any guessing
    - Maps to accompany every tour as well as a fold-out regional map in plastic case.

    DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Ireland: 2019

    By DK Travel

    DK Eyewitness Travel
    Released: 2018-10-02
    Paperback (320 pages)

    DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Ireland: 2019
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    DK Eyewitness travel guides: award-winning guidebooks

    Discover Ireland with this essential travel guide to this great island, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you there before you’ve even packed your case – step back in time at Newgrange and other ancient sites across the country, explore the legendary Giant’s Causeway, or sample Dublin’s best pubs and restaurants.  The DK Eyewitness Guide to Ireland covers the must-see sights and the hidden corners, so you won’t miss a thing.

    Gorgeous, all-new color photography so you can imagine yourself there
    Reasons to love Ireland: world-class museums, breathtaking scenery, ancient castles, and the indefinable craic – what will yours be?
    See Ireland from a different angle - 38 pages of fresh ideas for exploring the island
    • A year-long calendar of events in Ireland gives a selection of local events and festivals for all seasons
    • Expert advice covers the practical stuff: get ready, get around and stay safe
    Detailed, color maps help you navigate the country with ease
    • Expert tips to make memories that last – where to snap and share the perfect photo, take in stunning views and escape the crowds
    • The most authentic places to stay, eat, drink and shop
    • Easy-to-follow walks and itineraries take you on a tour of each area, with plenty of eat and drink stops en route.
    Hand-drawn illustrations show the inside of the must-see attractions, including Trinity College, Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral, Powerscourt Estate and Bantry House
    • Covers Southeast Dublin; Southwest Dublin; North of the Liffey; Beyond Dublin’s City Centre; Southeast Ireland; Cork and Kerry; the Lower Shannon; the West of Ireland; Northwest Ireland; the Midlands and Northern Ireland.

    DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Ireland is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you create your own unique trip.

    DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017.

    On a city break? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Dublin guide.

    About DK Eyewitness Travel: For 25 years, DK’s beautifully practical Eyewitness guides have been combining inspiring ideas and expert advice with easy-to-read maps and vivid photography to inform and enrich your holiday. This year they have been given a stunning new look that you will love even more.  DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.

    Fodor's Essential Ireland 2019 (Full-color Travel Guide)

    By Fodor's Travel Guides

    Fodor's Travel
    Released: 2018-09-25
    Paperback (656 pages)

    Fodor s Essential Ireland 2019 (Full-color Travel Guide)
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    Written by locals, Fodor’s Essential Ireland is the perfect guidebook for those looking for insider tips to make the most out their visit to Dublin and Ireland. Complete with detailed maps and concise descriptions, this travel guide will help you plan your trip with ease. Join Fodor’s in exploring one of the most exciting countries in Europe.

    Ireland may be a small island, but it’s packed with things to do and see and simply overflowing with natural beauty, vibrant culture, and ancient history. From the splendor of its Georgian homes and Norman castles to its strikingly scenic landscapes, lush green fields, and postcard-perfect villages, there’s majesty at every turn here. Add a lively pub culture, a thriving arts and music scene, a reverence for the spoken word, and a warm and welcoming people, and you see why the Emerald Isle is one of Europe's most popular destinations.

    Fodor’s Essential Ireland 2019 includes:

      •UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: Fully updated coverage of neighborhoods, must-see attractions, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and more. New restaurants and hotels throughout Ireland showcase the best options at different price points and categories. Updated annually to ensure the best and most relevant content.
      •ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE: A brief introduction and spectacular color photos capture the ultimate experiences and attractions throughout Ireland.
      •PULLOUT MAP AND MORE DETAILED MAPS: 50 detailed maps and a handy country-wide PULLOUT MAP that also covers the city of Dublin to help you plan and get around stress-free.
      •GORGEOUS PHOTOS AND ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: In-depth illustrated features cover Dublin's literary heritage, iconic sights like the Ring of Kerry and the Rock of Cashel, and the Anglo-Irish Georgian House. Other features shine a spotlight on cruising on the Shannon, hiking in the West, and Irish whiskeys.
      •ITINERARIES AND TOP RECOMMENDATIONS: Check out the Great Itineraries section to help plan your time, whether it’s a few days or a few weeks. Find suggested excursions from Dublin, a tour of Northern Ireland, as well as the Wild Atlantic Way coastal route. Includes tips on where to eat, stay, and shop as well as information about nightlife, sports, and the outdoors. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks in every category.
      •INDISPENSABLE TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Planners gives useful, practical overviews of important travel information. A Calendar of Events helps visitors choose the best time to plan a visit around special festivals, parades, and golf tournaments.
      •COVERS: Dublin, Clare, Galway, Cork, Belfast, the Aran Islands, the Ring of Kerry, Connemara, and much more.
      •ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts. Fodor's has been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

    Planning on visiting the United Kingdom, too? Check out Fodor’s Essential England, Fodor’s London 2018, Fodor's Essential Great Britain, and Fodor’s Scotland.

    Best Of Dublin: Discover 100 places of interest to see in Dublin. Travel Guide for a Successful Holiday Trip

    By Handy Guide

    Independently published
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    Written by a renowned Dublin Tourist guide, Best of Dublin is the perfect guidebook for any tourist who wants to make the most out of his / her visit to Dublin.
    Inside Best of Dublin: Where To See covers all of Dublin.
    Top 25 Attractions for your trip, including but not limited to the Newgrange and Cork, Trinity and The Book of Kells, Dingle Peninsula, Temple Bar.
    Where to Stay contains list the best hotels and restaurants and also low budget motels and hostels for every class of tourists. It also lists attributes and what can be obtained in the hotels.

    About Handy Guide:Handy Guide has over 20 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. Handy Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure.
    Get a copy today for a Successful Holiday Trip


     
     
     

     
     
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