From laundry loads to homemade meals, it’s highly likely that your mammy has been keeping you fed and watered well into adulthood. Providing pearls of wisdom, words of warning and a good harsh dose of reality whenever it’s needed – your mother’s always got your back.
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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.
In the most difficult of years, these incredible Galway business people grew, learned, inspired and adapted in spectacular fashion. Colette Latchford continued to offer an incredible fashion shopping experience in the most trying of circumstances…
New Year New Me! Right? This January, take part in a fun challenge and go vegan for the month. Changing your diet and shopping habits sounds difficult but we promise you this; with the right tricks and treats you’ll discover delicious vegan treats and you won’t look back!
If you’re in the process of planning a Christmas shopping excursion, we’ve got the guide for you. Galway is divided up into a number of different districts, each with their own delicious eateries, exciting atmosphere and independent stores for you to experience, while limiting your movements to just one area. Here’s where to shop and stay in the Westend to get all your gifts in one go…
If you’re in the process of planning a Christmas shopping excursion, we’ve got the guide for you. Galway is divided up into a number of different districts, each with their own delicious eateries, exciting atmosphere and independent stores for you to experience, while limiting your movements to just one area. Here’s where to shop and stay in the Latin Quarter to get all your gifts in one go…
We here at This is Galway are all about supporting the local, independent businesses that make this city what it is. Through their unique offerings and thoughtful service, these stores have enhanced the personal charm of the city, adding colour and vibrancy to every nook and cranny.
Keeping things eco-friendly and ethical can be particularly difficult during the Christmas chaos, but we’re happy to report that you don’t have to forego a sustainable lifestyle in order to get all your loved ones looked after. Equipping those around you with the tools to limit their waste is a gift that keeps on giving, so if you’re looking for a place to start – look no further.
All year round, we seem to be planning potential Christmas gifts to pop under the tree, but December always manages to creep up on us, leaving that inevitable last minute scramble to the check out. This year, we’re making sure that you get everyone on your gift list taken care of ahead of schedule with our ultimate gift guide. From stocking stuffers to more elaborate mementos, ‘tis the season for spoiling the ones you love.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! After a chaotic year of social distancing and lockdowns, it’s more important than ever to show appreciation and thanks to our friends and family, and what better way to spread some cheer than with a wonderful Christmas Hamper.
They say that every purchase is a vote for the kind of world you want to live in, so why not make every cent count by shopping local and supporting the community around you? On what would usually be a Black Friday driven by frenzied consumerism, with hoards of people grappling to secure a good deal, the Green Friday movement is encouraging people to spend the 27-29 November bolstering the businesses around them through positive reviews and making some online purchases.