Una Mullally: Urban design is an afterthought in Dublin

Luas Cross City’s messiness proves our planners do not care about visual pollution

Luas-related signal and electronic boxes at College Green, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Luas-related signal and electronic boxes at College Green, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

It’s not healthy to go out of your way to annoy yourself, but should you be so inclined, I recommend a stroll. Specifically, I recommend a stroll in Dublin from the corner of Dawson Street and Nassau Street, around Trinity College, through College Green, and then directly to the nearest pub to drown your sorrows.

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