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# culture-magazine - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

4 events for... fun-lovers seeking a free festival this summer
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4 events for... fun-lovers seeking a free festival this summer

Jun 26th 2019, 5:22 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

All of the fun and none of the cost.

8 rainbow-tinted photos of Dublin landmarks decorated for Pride
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# Snapshot

8 rainbow-tinted photos of Dublin landmarks decorated for Pride

Jun 26th 2019, 5:20 PM 626 Views 0 Comments

Dublin Pride Parade is taking place this Saturday.

'When someone walks through the door, they forget where they are': Inside Galway's most innovative cocktail bar
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# Story Of My Bar

'When someone walks through the door, they forget where they are': Inside Galway's most innovative cocktail bar

Jun 26th 2019, 5:19 PM 907 Views 0 Comments

The America Village Apothecary and Tasting Room aims to change the way we think about cocktails.

Double Take: The 'tomb of the jealous man and woman' said to have healing powers
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Double Take: The 'tomb of the jealous man and woman' said to have healing powers

Jun 26th 2019, 5:18 PM 2,044 Views 0 Comments

The tomb dates back to the 16th century.

'The weekend is crazy': An insider guide to the best Brazilian food in Dublin, from feijoada to coxinhas
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# Insider Guide

'The weekend is crazy': An insider guide to the best Brazilian food in Dublin, from feijoada to coxinhas

Jun 26th 2019, 5:18 PM 9,307 Views 2 Comments

On Moore Street, a restaurant is hotly tipped by Brazilians for an authentic taste of home.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

4 events for... celebrating Pride 2019 in style around Dublin
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4 events for... celebrating Pride 2019 in style around Dublin

Jun 19th 2019, 4:28 PM 163 Views 0 Comments

Dublin LGBTQ Pride Festival kicks off today.

7 illustrations of Cork city pubs by artist Lucia Moreno - plus the reasons to visit them
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7 illustrations of Cork city pubs by artist Lucia Moreno - plus the reasons to visit them

Jun 19th 2019, 4:27 PM 2,387 Views 0 Comments

“The pubs are what got me hooked on Cork.”

'At the end of the day I just love it': How one man's passion for poitín led to one of Dublin's most talked-about new bars
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# Story Of My Bar

'At the end of the day I just love it': How one man's passion for poitín led to one of Dublin's most talked-about new bars

Jun 19th 2019, 4:26 PM 1,568 Views 0 Comments

New bar 1661 aims to bring back an overlooked spirit, according to its founder.

Double Take: The easy-to-miss cemetery in Dublin city with a spelling mistake at the entrance
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# Double Take

Double Take: The easy-to-miss cemetery in Dublin city with a spelling mistake at the entrance

Jun 19th 2019, 4:26 PM 6,969 Views 0 Comments

The cemetery is 326 years old.

6 of the most amazing Irish photography accounts to follow on Instagram, according to photographers
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# Picture Perfect

6 of the most amazing Irish photography accounts to follow on Instagram, according to photographers

Jun 19th 2019, 4:25 PM 12,228 Views 6 Comments

From incredible sky photography to boundary-pushing portraits: give your feed new life with these images.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

4 events for... foodies looking to try something new at Taste of Dublin
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4 events for... foodies looking to try something new at Taste of Dublin

Jun 12th 2019, 5:26 PM 658 Views 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again.

Martellos, museums and silk mercers: 7 locations from Ulysses you can visit this Bloomsday
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Martellos, museums and silk mercers: 7 locations from Ulysses you can visit this Bloomsday

Jun 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 534 Views 0 Comments

Bloomsday is this Sunday, June 16.

'Fans started knocking on the door': How the namesake pub of blues legend Rory Gallagher was reborn
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# Story Of My Bar

'Fans started knocking on the door': How the namesake pub of blues legend Rory Gallagher was reborn

Jun 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 2,226 Views 1 Comment

Gallagher’s Gastro Pub is now a husband-and-wife operation with an impressive food offering.

Double Take: The mystery of the billiard-playing monkeys at the National Library of Ireland
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# Double Take

Double Take: The mystery of the billiard-playing monkeys at the National Library of Ireland

Jun 12th 2019, 5:23 PM 2,364 Views 0 Comments

The unusual sculpture was created in the 19th century.

The first cup: 10 early risers share their favourite places to grab a sunrise coffee in Dublin
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# Early Birds

The first cup: 10 early risers share their favourite places to grab a sunrise coffee in Dublin

Jun 12th 2019, 5:22 PM 31,332 Views 35 Comments

In town and looking for an early fix of caffeine or breakfast? Here are some starting points.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

'Remove the street from your feet': 6 photos of old boot-scrapers around Dublin city
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'Remove the street from your feet': 6 photos of old boot-scrapers around Dublin city

Jun 5th 2019, 5:11 PM 966 Views 0 Comments

(Plus, what a boot-scraper actually is.)

'The annoying pimple on the music establishment': A melting pot of tribes on Dublin's Thomas Street
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'The annoying pimple on the music establishment': A melting pot of tribes on Dublin's Thomas Street

Jun 5th 2019, 5:09 PM 4,682 Views 2 Comments

How the Thomas House keeps the flame burning in an increasingly “sanitised” city.

Double Take: The Dublin city car park where the world's first mini spirit bottle was born
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# Double Take

Double Take: The Dublin city car park where the world's first mini spirit bottle was born

Jun 5th 2019, 5:09 PM 573 Views 0 Comments

There’s a good chance that you’ve passed it by.

6 wild and wonderful festivals to party at this summer, according to Irish musicians
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# Best Of The Fests

6 wild and wonderful festivals to party at this summer, according to Irish musicians

Jun 5th 2019, 5:08 PM 8,249 Views 2 Comments

Looking for a unique festival experience? We asked the people who know best.

4 events for... festival fans on the hunt for something fresh
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4 events for... festival fans on the hunt for something fresh

Jun 5th 2019, 5:08 PM 430 Views 0 Comments

Wellies and raincoats at the ready.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

4 events for... getting gloriously outdoors this Bank Holiday weekend
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4 events for... getting gloriously outdoors this Bank Holiday weekend

May 29th 2019, 1:46 PM 794 Views 0 Comments

*Another* Bank Holiday weekend? You bet.

Shut it! 7 pieces of head-turning shop-shutter art around Dublin city
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Shut it! 7 pieces of head-turning shop-shutter art around Dublin city

May 29th 2019, 1:43 PM 868 Views 0 Comments

What goes up must come down.

'Jesus, we're a brilliant pub, but we're a terrible off-licence': The story of Galway's legendary Blue Note bar
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# Story Of My Bar

'Jesus, we're a brilliant pub, but we're a terrible off-licence': The story of Galway's legendary Blue Note bar

May 29th 2019, 1:42 PM 4,045 Views 0 Comments

Malachy Duggan explains why it’s the only pub in the city with its own 30-piece choir.

Double Take: The Cork theatre that once housed a one-of-a-kind sculpture collection
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Double Take: The Cork theatre that once housed a one-of-a-kind sculpture collection

May 29th 2019, 1:41 PM 644 Views 0 Comments

The Canova casts have a complicated history.

'You'll be hooked': 7 books that won't let you down for a holiday read, according to Irish writers
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# Summer Reads

'You'll be hooked': 7 books that won't let you down for a holiday read, according to Irish writers

May 29th 2019, 1:40 PM 20,345 Views 0 Comments

We asked authors to share the books they find themselves going back to, again and again.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

4 events for... keen runners (and walkers) looking for great atmosphere
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# Event Guide

4 events for... keen runners (and walkers) looking for great atmosphere

May 22nd 2019, 5:12 PM 85 Views 0 Comments

On your marks, get set, go!

6 eye-catching images of Dublin's 'vanishing' buildings by photographer David Jazay
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6 eye-catching images of Dublin's 'vanishing' buildings by photographer David Jazay

May 22nd 2019, 5:11 PM 2,977 Views 3 Comments

“I felt that the city was once again changing fast.”

'When they step into the room, there's magic': The Grand Social's rise from the ashes of a superpub
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'When they step into the room, there's magic': The Grand Social's rise from the ashes of a superpub

May 22nd 2019, 5:11 PM 1,869 Views 0 Comments

In a former life this was Pravda, a Celtic Tiger cavern. It’s now something very different.

Double Take: The site of the Harold's Cross house where Robert Emmet hid before his execution
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Double Take: The site of the Harold's Cross house where Robert Emmet hid before his execution

May 22nd 2019, 5:10 PM 3,105 Views 0 Comments

An easy-to-miss plaque remembers his time there.

11 of the most beautiful shopfronts and signs around Dublin, chosen by artists and designers
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# Sign Of The Times

11 of the most beautiful shopfronts and signs around Dublin, chosen by artists and designers

May 22nd 2019, 5:10 PM 53,742 Views 10 Comments

From venerable pubs to pop-up restaurants: the typography that brightens the streets of the capital.

# culture-magazine - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

A journey through music, youth culture and loss is coming to Ballymun
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# Electrolyte

A journey through music, youth culture and loss is coming to Ballymun

May 21st 2019, 7:30 PM 6,600 Views 2 Comments

A new work opens tonight in the Axis theatre.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

4 events for... National Drawing Day (even if you're not the artistic type)
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4 events for... National Drawing Day (even if you're not the artistic type)

May 15th 2019, 5:06 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

Sharpen those pencils.

5 brilliant Irish illustrators to follow, as recommended by artist Conor Nolan
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5 brilliant Irish illustrators to follow, as recommended by artist Conor Nolan

May 15th 2019, 4:56 PM 1,388 Views 0 Comments

It’s time to upgrade your Instagram feed.

'People meet, discuss, hear stories and sing': How one of Ireland's oldest houses became a pub... again
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'People meet, discuss, hear stories and sing': How one of Ireland's oldest houses became a pub... again

May 15th 2019, 4:56 PM 5,793 Views 0 Comments

The chequered history of the Hole In The Wall in Kilkenny.

Double Take: The surprising site of the first Irish cinema that was set up by James Joyce
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Double Take: The surprising site of the first Irish cinema that was set up by James Joyce

May 15th 2019, 4:52 PM 1,354 Views 0 Comments

It’s likely that you’ve been on the site of Ireland’s first cinema without knowing.

Up a mountain, by the sea, in a caravan: 6 of the most unlikely places for coffee around Ireland
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# Caffeine Hits

Up a mountain, by the sea, in a caravan: 6 of the most unlikely places for coffee around Ireland

May 15th 2019, 4:50 PM 10,602 Views 5 Comments

We highlight some of the most unique spots to get an Americano – and enjoy the view while you’re at it.

# culture-magazine - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

4 events for... literature lovers at Dublin's International Literature Festival
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# Event Guide

4 events for... literature lovers at Dublin's International Literature Festival

May 8th 2019, 5:44 PM 313 Views 0 Comments

Including workshops, talks and performances.

Boomtime beauties: 6 Celtic Tiger buildings that deserve more appreciation, according to architects
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Boomtime beauties: 6 Celtic Tiger buildings that deserve more appreciation, according to architects

May 8th 2019, 5:43 PM 17,002 Views 17 Comments

Plus one that continues to divide opinion.

Double Take: The 'smallest cemetery in Ireland' that's in one of Dublin's most popular spots
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# Double Take

Double Take: The 'smallest cemetery in Ireland' that's in one of Dublin's most popular spots

May 8th 2019, 5:42 PM 4,551 Views 0 Comments

A monumental person is buried there.

'We all got very excited': How Drop Dead Twice grew a bar from a chance conversation
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# Story Of My Bar

'We all got very excited': How Drop Dead Twice grew a bar from a chance conversation

May 8th 2019, 5:42 PM 2,406 Views 2 Comments

A new bar concept came to life at a Bruce Springsteen gig… and here’s what happened next.

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