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Galway Festival Deals in July

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Did you know that Galway has been voted as the most popular location in Ireland for staycations (aka Irish people having vacation in Ireland). So join up and enjoy Galway this July! Festivals, beaches, awesome pubs & restaurants and night-life Read on

The best day in Ireland (by Tess)

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Tess, our star receptionist at Barnacles Temple Bar Hostel in Dublin, Ireland,  went for a hike in Donegal, and ended up having a bit of adventure… Here, she talks about scenery, getting lost, man with a bloody apron, sleeping in a Read on

Longitude

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Longitude is taking over Dublin and you should be there as well! With absolutely stellar line up, Marlay park promises to be the place of music, arts, crafts and some scrumptious food as well! In a warm up to Longitude, Read on

City Spectacular

City Spectacular

City Spectacular is a free festival in Dublin set to entertain 300,000 people with performances, music, artisan food & much, much more! Slap bang in the middle of the summer, Dublin’s Merrion Square will be home to the biggest street Read on

Galway Film Fleadh

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Head down to Galway for Ireland’s leading film festival taking place from July 8th to July 13th.  Rub your shoulders with directors, actors and film artists of all types. This is 26th year  Film Fleadh is taking place and it’s Read on