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River Liffey

Neighborhood: South City Centre
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Address: Dublin Docklands Development Authority | Custom House Quay, Docklands, Dublin 1, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 1 818 3300
Description: This large river runs through the heart of Dublin and divides the city's...
This large river runs through the heart of Dublin and divides the city's North and South sides.
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It's not overly wide, but the River Liffey bisects Dublin, with numerous bridges across the waterway. Shopping districts are on both sides of the river, with fascianting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Burlington, Canada
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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Bisecting Dublin into North and South, the Liffey forms the main artery of Dublin. Quite a few interesting and famous streets spin off the Liffey and you can walk down it right up to Dublin port where it feeds into the sea at Dublin Bay.

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

It's not overly wide, but the River Liffey bisects Dublin, with numerous bridges across the waterway. Shopping districts are on both sides of the river, with fascianting structures along the waterfront. It's well worth a stroll along the river to explore various sites , or the Hop On Hop Off buses provide an excellent view, from the river bank as... More 

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TEXAS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Sure rivers are a dime a dozen when traveling, but they are the life of the city. This one is no exception. I HIGHLY recommend walking around the river in the evening.

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Brisbane
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

How this is an attraction is beyond me - its simply the river the town was built near. Its not as famous as the Thames or the Seine or many other city waterways. It will be difficult to miss if you're in Dublin and the surrounding areas are special but the river is boring

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I enjoyed crossing the different bridges across the Liffy. Both sides of the bridge have lots to offer.

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Innerleithen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

The River Liffey splits Dublin in two and you can walk along either bank for miles, if the weather is nice it would be a lovely walk. There are many old buildings on either side of the river and there are plenty of bridges over the river if you see something of interest on the other side and there is... More 

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Tipperary, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Dublin --The River Liffey is a river in Ireland, which flows through the center of Dublin. Major development has made this area very pleasant to walkabout

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Our cruise ship docked at Dublin where we had pre-arranged a river and land tour of the city's landmarks. The drive to Point Depot where we boarded the Liffey Voyager, took about 15 minutes. We quickly learned that Dublin was built on the Liffey River. That story would unfold as we gently cruised along its banks. The first to arrive... More 

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Bli Bli
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Very interesting walk - Loved the Hop on Hop off Bus in Dublin. You will see so many interesting places - make sure you try it.

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

There are lovely walkways and you can see so many beautiful sights if you take the time to walk along the River. Like many other cities, the River was part of the reason why the city was built in this location and consequently many of the older buildings are along the banks. In Dublin, some of the buildings have been... More 

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Address: Dublin Docklands Development Authority | Custom House Quay, Docklands, Dublin 1, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 1 818 3300
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre

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