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Emily Carson, Dublin Local Expert

About Emily

Emily Carson

Emily grew up in Dublin, and studied French and English Literature at the University of Edinburgh. During her university years, she lived in both Scotland and France, but traveled around Europe and Southeast Asia.

She returned to Dublin after her studies to find it growing culturally (in spite of the economic downturn). While Dublin was once criticized for its expensive nature, a new wave of inventive and affordable restaurants have popped up as well as interesting and exciting cultural events that prove that Dublin is still progressing and rivals other major European capitals.

Special Interests

Emily knows a lot about:

  • Comedy gigs
  • Independent films
  • Bars and clubs

10Best Lists by Emily Carson

Best Dublin Restaurants for Enjoying Haute Cuisine
10Best List

Dublin’s fine dining scene has been expanding rapidly over the past few years although the heavy-hitters that have dominated the culture are still stalwart favourites. New restaurants like San Lorenzo’s and The...