Galway Travel Articles

 
Galway, Ireland – Contacting the Outside World
Sooner or later, you’ve got to call or e-mail home, but no worries: Galway is pretty nicely teched-up. However, there are a also few things to watch out for… Phones Whenever possible, do not make phone calls during the day! Daytime rates are ridiculously high; once you get off the phone and realize you have […]
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Galway, Ireland – Accommodation
Unlike the nightmare of finding accommodation in Dublin, Galway is a dream. Considering the size of the city and the amount of travelers it receives, there are plenty of hostels, and below is a partial selection. For more info on hostels in Galway and in Ireland as a whole, check out Independent Holiday Hostels of […]
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Galway, Ireland – Specialty Food Shops
If you’ve been reading the other entries of this guide, you may have noticed that I seem to be in a constant state of surprise. This is not far from the truth, as I had very little time to research and prepare for this Ireland trip. I came to Ireland, and to Galway, cold, and […]
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Galway, Ireland – Restaurants
From 1847 to 1851, the Irish Potato Famine killed over a million people (and enticed a couple million more to emigrate), but even the survivors were still left hungry. If time and progress – along with Ireland’s newfound economic prosperity – heal such wounds, though, in Galway this healing has taken the form of dozens […]
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