Dublin 4 is to the south east of Dublin city centre. Bordering Dublin 2 it is just a few minutes’ taxi or DART ride away from the city centre. D4 as it is known locally is one of the most affluent and desirable areas in Dublin. The area includes Ballsbridge, Merrion, Herbert Park, Ringsend, Irishtown and Pembroke Sandymount and Donnybrook. There are many famous pubs, hotels such as the Four Season and restaurants in Dublin 4 and it is home to many businesses head quarters and embassies. Focal points within Dublin 4 include the RTE studios (national radio and TV), the RDS exhibition centre, Shelbourne Park Greyhound stadium, Lansdowne Rugby Stadium and University College of Dublin.