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Christmas in Galway

Galway, the city of festivals, does not disappoint  during Festive season either! Christmas in Galway is absolutely magical time with markets, buskers, cheeky mulled wine mug and stunning decoration all over the city. This year, you should not miss: Christmas Market Who doesn’t love browsing the stalls while sipping on the mulled wine? There is […]

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College students win here!

Barnacles Hostels are the best located hostels in Dublin & Galway! In Dublin, our hostel is set in the heart of the Temple Bar and in Galway, hostel is in the wonderful pedestrian area of Quay Street. Due to our central location, we are only moments away from entertainment, but also from all important transport […]


Wild Atlantic Way

It is called Wild Atlantic Way for a reason! A one-of-a-kind adventure and the road trip of a lifetime, the Wild Atlantic Way’s stunning 2,500km stretch of coast offers all this and more. Let us help you out with some of the highlights in Galway and region around! Take your time, go for a hike, […]