2nd and 3rd February, Galway will be transformed into International Rally Headquarters! The competitive element of the event will be run over 9 competitive special stages on Sunday 3rd February 2013. There will be a Ceremonial Start in Galway City Centre on Saturday 2nd February. Be prepared to see modern beasts, as well as gorgeous old timers competing over the […]
This Saturday, Connacht Rugby went back to its winning ways, beating Newport Gwent Dragons 30-11 in round 13 of the RaboDirect PRO12. We are delighted that Galway’s home team won, and Barnacles Hostels will keep supporting rugby fans with 10% discount on match days for all ticket holders! Get in touch to book your bed! In […]
We all love a good pint of Guinness! Guinness Storehouse is one of the top attractions in Ireland (which means you should defo visit it when in Dublin) But… we bet you didn’t know all this about your perfect pint! (click to enlarge)
Yes, we are spoilt for choice with amazing gigs in both Dublin and Galway this January! Get a taste in our Friday’s Spotify Feature: Christy Moore is in Dublin’s Vicar Street on 8th, 15th and 16th of January Gary Barlow is in Dublin’s Olympia on 7th and 8th of January Ed Sheeran comes to Dublin’s O2 […]
The Temple Bar TradFest has gained a reputation as the one of the biggest and best traditional Irish music and culture festivals in Ireland, since 2005 when it first started. It is now a firm fixture on the National and International festival calendar. The festival takes place over six days and six nights with over […]
We are going to be 20 this year! OMG!!! To celebrate, we are putting huge party at Barnacles Galway, and calling it Barnacles Galway Reunion Birthday Party. Its on 15th -21st July. Be prepared for all sort of awesomness – music, comedy, art, baking, and whatever else that helps us celebrate this with you! For all our […]
We are all about Harlem Shakes in Ireland! Have you seen these gems jet??? Pub Edition: DCU Harlem Shake (best costumes by far!) And one from Galway…
It’s rarely we get to see full chase around Temple Bar, beautifully edited as this one! Enjoy!
We all know Guinness is very Irish invention, but chocolate milk?? (click to enlarge)
Are you all feeling very festive this Christmas? We have selection of our favourite Christmas Songs, so if you didn’t get enough of Jingle Bells yet, listen to our essential selection! Now, everyone dress up at Santa and do jingle bell rock!!!