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Galway Christmas market

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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TRIBES ALIVE

Theatrical Medieval Walking Tour of Galway’s Latin Quarter Tribes Alive!, the 60 minute dramatic walking tour through the winding medieval streets of Galway’s Latin Quarter, has added an evening performance to its schedule. From next Tuesday 13 August, the tour will run 2.30pm & 7.30pm Tuesdays to Fridays and also 2.30pm on Sundays ‘til15 Sept […]

See Galway festivals with Barnacles hostels

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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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 […]

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Pubs with beer garden

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 […]

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Galway Art Festival

Add this one to your bucket list people, Galway Arts Festival is the business! First of all, there are amazing, bedazzling free events happening all over our hostel! Check out fire-breathing dragons, accompanied by music as they travel from Eyre Square through the heart of the city to the Spanish Arch, and make sure to […]

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Culture Night

Culture Night is a unique night in the Irish calendar where you can experience the myriad of cultural possibilities your city has to offer for free! Culture night is taking place in both Dublin and Galway with some amazing free events, loads of music, free dance lessons and more!   Highlights in Galway: Galway community […]