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GALWAY has so many stories to tell

Having found your favourite spots to see on your next visit to Galway, it’s time to put the wheels in motion. Share your discoveries with your friends and family, get booking and prepare for an incredibly memorable trip.

Catherine Doyle’s Book Recommendations

Galway-based author of YA fiction, Catherine Doyle has an exceptional flair for the written word that has brought her great acclaim since her name first hit the shelves with her award-winning debut, The Storm Keeper’s Island back in 2018. Read ...

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A. M. Shine’s Book Recommendations

A. M. Shine is a writer of horror fiction, and a Galway native. He is represented by John Baker of the Bell Lomax Moreton literary agency. His forthcoming novel, The Watchers, is inspired by Irish folklore and superstition, and marks ...

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Eimear McBride’s Book Recommendations

In the lead up to her upcoming virtual appearance at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, we caught up with acclaimed author Eimear McBride to chat about everything from the evolution of her writing style to finding creativity in the ...

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Livefeed: Empowering Young Musicians

There are so many amazing projects getting underway in the run up to Galway’s year as European Capital of Culture in 2020. But Livefeed, which nurtures the artistic talents of the young people in our county, is one of the ...

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It’s time to visit Venice – La Biennale 2019

“May You Live In Interesting Times”

Venice is the only place that could host this show as it is spectacular. The vision, scale and execution of the 2019 Biennale “May You Live In Interesting Times” is nothing short of breath-taking. There ...

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