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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.

 

BABORÓ SPRINGS INTO LIFE TODAY

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Baboró International Arts Festival for Children springs into life today, Monday 5th October, launching two weeks of world-class creative, theatrical, musical and artistic events for children to share with families, friends and classmates.

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7 OF GALWAY’S VERY BEST BEACHES

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They say a day at the beach is the best escape anyone can have (get it? b-e-a-c-h?), and we can’t help but agree. Whether it’s the feeling of sand underfoot or the seabreeze on your cheek, nothing compares to the sights, sounds and smells that fill up your senses when wandering along the shore.

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BEAT THE JANUARY BLUES

No it’s not just you – we’re all feeling those all too familiar January blues. The dreary days, diabolical weather and return to routine are all contributing factors, but we’re going to have to put our foot down and say hell no to mundane melancholy.

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6 PLACES TO SEE SANTA IN GALWAY

Santa is a difficult man to keep track of at the best of times, and especially in the winter months. We’ll never understand how he has the time, but Santa will be visiting our lovely Galway this festive season and we’ve given you a list of the best places to see him. Bring the kids along, he’s taking Santa letters, having parties, and has even brought friends along for balloon making, singing, face-painting, you name it! And speaking of names…yours is on his list this year, were you naughty or nice?

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Baboró Arts Festival for Children 2019

Baboró International Arts Festival for Children returns from 14th – 20th October with an assembly of enthralling, hilarious and thought-provoking shows and exhibitions, suitable for any audience, brought to you by extraordinary artists and entertainers from Ireland and around the globe.

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Tips for a family-friendly summer in Galway

Well, parents, it’s time to face the facts. The kids will be on summer holidays in no time, running rampant through your home. Luckily, we’ve got a good few things planned. No matter what kind of day it is or what age the kiddos are, we’ve something up our sleeve for you…

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