Grafton Street, located between Trinity College and St Stephen's Green is full of beautiful historic buildings housing iconic Irish businesses such as Brown Thomas, Weir & Sons and Bewley’s Grafton Street Café and offers an experience that cannot be found elsewhere. It has a great variety of retail stores including café’s, bars, restaurants and hotels and caters for shoppers searching for high-end or high street.
The famous street has become renowned as a launch pad for musical acts and has played host to U2 front man Bono. Other principal shopping streets beside Wicklow Street, Dawson Street, and South Great Georges Street.
The nearby Powerscourt Towncentre is one of the nicer, albeit small, shopping centres in the city - Also close by is The Georges Street Arcade, an indoor market well worth a visit.