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 […]
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 […]
Its sunny! The best thing to do is to get lovely cold pint in one of the pubs and enjoy the sunshine. This is list of pubs with beer gardens located within 1 minute walk from our hostels. Yes, you can even crawl back if …erm… you get too much sun Galway: Quays – grab […]
Not able to make it to Forbidden Fruit? Don’t worry about it, we have awesome tunes selection here, just for you Put your wellies on, add some sunscreen (and pack umbrella, for the real experience), crank up the speakers and you will magically be transported to set of Forbidden Fruit Festival! Rock on!
2 awesome festivals are happening this weekend in Ireland! Oxegen is back to Punchestown this year, and is back with a bang! It is bringing artists like Calvin Harris, David Guetta, Rita Ora, Example and The Original Rudeboys. On the other side of the country, in Mitchelstown in Cork, Indiependance is taking place with stellar line-up of […]
Awesome folks of www.PeanutsOrPretzels.com blog have stayed with us recently, and agreed to share one of their posts with us. They have really cool blog you should check out, especially if you are not sure if hostelling is right for you. Or if you just want to read about amazing places they visit. We are slightly jealous […]
Eminem is taking over Slane Castle tomorrow with awesome supports from Plan B,Earlwolf, Yelawolf, Slaughterhouse and Chance The Rapper. If you cannot be there yourself, we have playlist ready for your enjoyment! Crank up the speakers and go crazy!
This is great story everyone! One of our guests travelled all the way from Brazil to meet The Voice judge Sharon Corr! Ivo Marcio Silva Ferreira travelled from Brazil in March, and stayed with us in Barnacles Temple Bar in his quest to meet the singer. In fact, Ivo is in the band called Arthica which […]
We are all about great value, so when you are staying with Barnacles, you can avail of awesome discounts! Dublin: 10% off @ Barnacles Galway 20% off @ The Mercantile Bar & Grill 20% off @ The Village 10% off @ Guinness Storehouse 20% off @ Connected Ink 20% off @ Siam Thai Massage for Thai […]