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Dublin— 4 nights
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.Guinness Storehouse and Trinity College Dublin will appeal to history buffs. Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Kilkenny Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: Bru na Boinne (in Donore) and Black Abbey (in Kilkenny). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Temple Bar, explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty, admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church Cathedral.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Dublin
Kilkenny, Bru na Boinne
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