A place to visit in Dublin

One of my favorite places in Dublin to explore is St Stephen’s Green. The park has been officially open to the public since the late 1800s. During the Easter Rising of 1916, some insurgents were stationed in the park. According to one of the signs, there was a halt to gunfire to allow the groundsman to feed the birds. Stephen’s Green is near Grafton street, a major shopping area. If you ever have the chance, I recommend taking a stroll.

About TBM

TB Markinson is an American who's recently returned to the US after a seven-year stint in the UK and Ireland. When she isn't writing, she's traveling the world, watching sports on the telly, visiting pubs in New England, or reading. Not necessarily in that order. Her novels have hit Amazon bestseller lists for lesbian fiction and lesbian romance. She cohosts the Lesbians Who Write Podcast (lesbianswhowrite.com) with Clare Lydon. TB also runs I Heart Lesfic (iheartlesfic.com), a place for authors and fans of lesfic to come together to celebrate lesbian fiction.
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23 Responses to A place to visit in Dublin

  1. vinnieh says:

    I’d love to visit there. Looks like you had a nice time.

  2. Wow, St. Stephen’s Green looks so lovely! I can only imagine how much prettier it is in person. And aw, that bird pic in the top right corner is absolutely adorable!

  3. Looks beautiful. I think I need to come for a visit :).

  4. Beth Ann says:

    This is definitely on the “Want to Visit’ list! I have been seriously AWOL from your blog —figured out that I never added you to my Bloglovin’ feed when I changed stuff over. My HUGE bad. I am sorry. I am still out here in the blogosphere!!!

  5. Rorybore says:

    Looks lovely!! I bet there is a lot of history there.

  6. Such a lovely park…I have heard that Dublin is really beautiful. Does it rain much there?

    • TBM says:

      It is beautiful and the rainfall, so far, is about the same amount as London. Except, sometimes it really pours, which it hardly ever did in London. However, that’s only happened a handful of times and luckily I was near a pub. I’m curious to see what the winter is like, with less daylight and colder temps. Will keep you posted.

  7. Novroz says:

    I always wanted to visit a place with so many birds like that…but I haven’t found one here.

    You have a lovely place

  8. dbmoviesblog says:

    Looks magical! There is just something about parks in autumn with all those leaves which is special.

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