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Galway in Photos

Lets face it, in the age of smartphones and internet, we all have attention span of a butterfly. Maybe, instead of telling you how awesome Galway is, we just need to show it? These are some of our favourite photos Read on

Barnacles Ice Bucket Challenge

Barnacles Ice Bucket Challenge

Unless you have been living under a rock, you know about #IceBucketChallenge We hot challenged by Shamrocker adventures and Shane bravely agreed to get splashed by bucket full of icy, icy water. We love his little goggles Don’t forget, all Read on

Barnacles Hostel Galway

Barnacles Galway hostel

You got your tickets booked for Ireland? Good job! Make sure to venture out of Dublin a bit and discover what the real Ireland is all about! Only 2.5 hrs from Dublin, you will find Galway – medieval city, proper party Read on

Stay 2 nights get 3rd FREE

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We have gone a bit mad. Crazy. Manic. Completely bonkers. The hottest deal you will find in Ireland! Guaranteed! Deal is very simple… book 2 nights and get 3rd night FREE! We won’t ask you for a cent, penny nor sausage. Read on

Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel Dublin

Dublin hostel free tour

Top 5 reasons why you must book Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel Dublin for your next Dublin adventure:   1. THE best location in town Seriously, there is no better place to be in Dublin! We are surrounded by traditional pubs, quirky Read on