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Galway hostel open over Christmas

While most hostels  in Galway close down over Christmas time, Barnacles Galway is open and will continue with usual 24/7 awesomeness for you! Barnacles Galway hostel offers: ensuite rooms dorms & private rooms free light breakfast free maps free WiFi in all rooms self catering kitchen comfy common rooms with TV, games, DVDs, computers and […]

Festivals in Dublin in September

Believe it or not, September is one of the busiest months for Festivals in Dublin! There is something for everyone, but if you love theater and art, you will be forever in love with Dublin! Did you know there is festival dedicated to books and tea as well? Read on about recommended weird and wonderful […]

Meet Barnacles Staff – Olivia

Name: Olivia Hanson Age: 22 Where are you from? Saskatchewan, Canada Hobbies: Going to live gigs with friends, hula hooping, painting, and checking off as many destinations from my European bucket list as possible! Favourite country you have visited: Scotland or Germany Why is it your favourite? Scotland has such a good vibe, we spent time […]