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Christmas

The Galway Continental Christmas Market Ireland’s longest running Christmas Market, the Galway Continental Christmas Market, will return to its home in Eyre Square, Galway City, from Friday 22nd November until Sunday 22nd December 2013. Building on the successful format of previous years, the market will be a hive of activity with lots of entertainment promised. Over fifty […]

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Dublin Gigs this weekend

Dublin is getting ready for two huge gigs this weekend! In Aviva stadium, only 10 minute bus drive away from our Temple bar hostel, Robbie Williams is taking the stage. Did you know that when on 15 July 2010, it was announced he had rejoined Take That and that the group intended to release a […]

This weekend in Ireland

Summer is here, ice creams are melting and there is plenty of outdoors events in both Dublin and Galway to keep you entertained! Dublin: 4th Indian Film Festival of Ireland  The Indian Film Festival of Ireland is an annual gathering of people from the Indian film industry in Ireland. The festival shows the best of […]

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September Events in Dublin and Galway

Around Dublin hostel Dublin Fashion Festival 5th – 8th September Dublin Fashion Festival is an absolute must for fashionistas. The festival will feature some of the usual favourites, celebrating design, style and culture with an exciting on street fashion shows, workshops, competitions and much more. Make sure to get a glimpse of guerilla shows and […]

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Easy Eoghan

From our buddies at Saint Jordi Hostel in Barcelona:   Good times with a good friend from Ireland – Easy Eoghan, everyone’s favorite leprechaun. Good, old Easy Eoghan the traveling leprechaun who is always up for a pint and can’t resist the ladies, he can drink all night and somehow never misses the free-walking-tour the next day. He […]

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Galway festivals

There is hardly any other place in Ireland that has festival season from March until late October than Galway. Galway festivals are now world famous, and cover everything from music, comedy, literature, film, theatre, races and other weird and wonderful things. This is little roundup of amazing festivals you can see in the next few […]

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The best festivals in Dublin

Music festivals in Ireland are really a treat! With amazing music announced for Dublin, you can see all of the best international acts right in the city! No need for camping gear, you can have your shower on a daily basis, and there is even free brekkie waiting for you in the morning! Our selection […]

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Visit magnificient Cliffs of Moher

Whether you are spending only few days in Ireland, or having long holiday where you get to travel around, there is no excuse for not seeing Cliffs of Moher – the most famous cliffs in Ireland. The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland’s top Visitor attractions. The Cliffs are 214m high at the highest […]