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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.

 

MAGGIE MURPHY’S CHRISTMAS MEMORIES

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Co-owner of local design shop 2 Wild Geese, Maggie Murphy has become quite the well-known face on the retail scene. A Galwegian through and through, many of her Christmas memories are tied to the city and that indescribably magical merriment that seems to permeate the streets. We caught up with Maggie to journey through Christmas past, present and future right here in Galway and it was one wholesome conversation…

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THE CONNACHT HOSPITALITY GROUP DEFYING THE ODDS

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2020 promised to be a record year for the tourism industry in Galway. Sadly, Covid-19 presented a significant threat not only to public health but also to the local hospitality sector. Despite all these challenges, one Galway company is determined to beat the odds!

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AT HOME WITH MARK AND RAYTUS

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Usually standing just out of frame – organising, curating and creating – Raytus Gassner and Mark Tierney have spent the past twenty years establishing two of Galway’s most beloved businesses; Yes Flowers and The Sheep.

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