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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.

 

MAKING YOUR WAY THROUGH THE LATIN QUARTER

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Whether it’s dinner and drinks, a trip around the shops or a bitta culture you’re after, The Latin Quarter is the epicentre of it all. Cobbled streets, kitschy boutiques, tasty treats – you name it, it’s got it, and with an abundance of medieval heritage monuments scattered about, you’ll see exactly why this is one of the busiest spots in the city.

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Explore Galway’s Castles

Castles are an essential part of the Irish landscape, and while Galway has fewer manor houses and castles than the east, we’ve still got a good few to show off.

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24 HOURS IN GALWAY

Galway’s just not the same without all you wonderful tourists and visitors! Enhancing the city’s spirit and truly embracing our culture, heritage and traditions – we really have been missing you.

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POST-PANDEMIC BUCKET LIST

With each passing day, we’re getting closer and closer to being able to dive head first into Galway and embrace the many wonderful things that make this county so extraordinary.

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GALWAY 2020 AT A GLANCE

With this new decade comes a great honour for county Galway as the title of European Capital of Culture becomes officially ours. Breathing new life into the West, Galway 2020 is a celebration of our islands, our beautiful county, our vibrant city, our language, our people, and the collective imagination of Galway.

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Great music, walking and talking at Sea Week 2019

On Saturday 19th Conamara Sea week ( 19th – 28th ) opens in style at Interface at Inagh – a new exciting arts facility founded by local artist Alannah Robbins featuring the work of Irish and International artists – some of who have been living in Conamara as part of an artist in residence programme.

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11 THINGS TO DO IN GALWAY THIS WEEKEND

Hey, we know, it’s been a long week, but fear not, we’ve mapped your weekend out for you all in the one place, so you don’t have to spend half of it crawling through Google to see what’s on! With some amazing bits and pieces this week, like The Galway Oyster Festival and The Rugby to name a few, we have you more than sorted.

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50 DAYS OUT IN GALWAY

Chances are you’ve already run out of ways to while away the hours over summer, boredom is slowly starting to trickle in and you’ve even contemplated watching reality television. We’ve decided to save you from the perils of monotony, handing you everything you need to fill the rest of the holidays with action packed adventures. Throw the swim suit, hiking boots, picnic blanket and umbrella into the bag, because who knows what kind of weather lies ahead!

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