Claddagh Archives - This is Galway

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.

 

12 PLACES TO GET THE PERFECT INSTAGRAM SHOT

Is your Instagram feed largely made up of well-lit selfies and avocado toast? Peace signs and puppy pictures? If you fancy spicing up the monotony, pay Galway’s enchanting landscapes a visit – they’re the perfect backdrop for any photograph.

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THE HISTORY OF THE CLADDAGH

Today we know the Claddagh as a suburb of Galway city, the home of St. Mary’s church, a primary school and a cluster of colourful houses, but the history of this little area is genuinely fascinating. You know that little Claddagh ring on your finger? Its origins are rooted deep in this little village.

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