O'Connell Street, Dublin

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Walk the city's main promenade, O'Connell Street, just as Dubliners have been doing since the 1600s. Boutiques and pubs line the thoroughfare and stay filled with visitors and locals for most of the day. Grab a seat and a pint to people-watch. Notice the architecture, a blend of historic 18th- and 19th-century facades with modern additions, such as the Dublin Spire. At the lower end of the street, you'll find a statue commemorating its namesake Daniel O'Connell, the famous nationalist. Plan trip to Dublin with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • All roads lead to or from O'Connell St in Dublin. Last visit stayed on Upper O'Connell St and just loved my morning and evening walks and shopping areas and the historical The Post Office! Stay on...  more »
  • First, please do not misunderstand it . It is a street. What you see or make of it depends on you. This street might be Dublin's equivalent of Champ Elysee, although not as well known or as...  more »
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