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Dublin: 4 °C Tuesday 28 January, 2020

13 reasons to fall in love with a Dubliner


1. First of all, we have the most swoonworthy views around.

#dublin #sunset #beautiful sunset in Dublin. Source: murphv

2. And don’t get us started on our street art.

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3. We’re partial to the odd grand romantic gesture.

Source: kelvingillmor/Instagram

4. But we’ll also totally rip the piss out of you and call you ‘a big sap’ if you’re being a big sap.

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All in a loving way, of course.

5. And we’ll always let you have one our garlic cheese chips <3

garlic Source: Flickr

6. You’ll never be stuck for somewhere to go on a date

Favourite Dublin date spot Source: jerimahon

Followed by…

Afternoon light in the pub. I could live here. Source: laurenessl

7. Eh, have you seen Once?

This kind of thing happens all the time here.

We swear.

8. Our pet names will make you blush…

giphy (16) Source: jenniferlawrencegifs/Tumblr

Love, mot, pet, me auld flower…

9. And did we mention how good they sound in our ridey accent?

10. We have produced several notable rides over the years…

Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet Premiere - Los Angeles Source: AP/Press Association Images

Frank premiere - Dublin Source: Niall Carson

Brian O'Driscoll wedding Source: PA Archive/Press Association Images

11. Also, we’re extremely patient.

You don’t deal with Dublin Bus for years without acquiring the patience of a saint now, do you?

bus Source: Flickr

12. If we get married, you won’t need to convince us to go to the pub for an impromptu singalong.

And who knows? Maybe Glen Hansard will join us!

singalong Source: YouTube

13. But really, how can you not fall in love with this?

Good morning #dublin ;) #dublin365 #streetphotography #travelblog #travelblogger #igor #irish #ireland #igers #ig_dublin #igers_dublin #instagramers #vsco #vscopeople #vscocamphotos Source: balky79

Or this.

Or this.

CNy9UzCWUAALzYW Source: lav/Twitter

You know what to do.

(h/t Buzzfeed for inspiring this post)

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Amy O'Connor

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