Dublin in Top Three Cities to Visit in 2016
The iconic Lonely Planet has listed Dublin City in Ireland as one of the top cities to visit in the world for 2016. Lying between the beautiful expanse of Dublin Bay and the Dublin Mountains the city is a vibrant, cultural and exciting place bursting with life and full of activities.
The accolade is given to Dublin in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel for 2016. Here the publication lists the best experiences and the top spots to travel to in the world including the top countries, regions and cities, with Dublin taking its spot in the top three cities.
Lonely Planet summarizes the capital city wonderfully when describing Dublin as
a truly cosmopolitan capital, with an influx of people, energy and ideas infusing the ever-beguiling, multi-layered city with fresh flavours and kaleidoscopic colours. The place pulsates with youthful vibrancy, optimism and creativity”
Failte Ireland welcomed the news with Head of Dublin Orla Carroll saying
This is a fantastic achievement for Dublin – The Lonely Planet is one of the premier sources of information for people all across the world when researching a holiday and lists like this will quite literally put Dublin, and Ireland, on the map