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This weekend in Ireland

See pride festival in Dublin or Galway when staying at our hostel

So many things happening around us in both Dublin and Galway! Big thing in Dublin this weekend will have to be Pride Parade! It is second largest parade in Ireland (right after Paddy’s Day) and probably the most colourful one Read on

Easy Eoghan

Barnacles_Easy Eoghan

From our buddies at Saint Jordi Hostel in Barcelona:   Good times with a good friend from Ireland – Easy Eoghan, everyone’s favorite leprechaun. Good, old Easy Eoghan the traveling leprechaun who is always up for a pint and can’t resist the ladies, Read on

How to… best advices and tricks :)

Stay in Barnacles hostel Dublin and hostel galway

  Ok, we went looking around the world (well, around youtube anyway) for the best travel, packing and living life advices. This is selection of our favourite tips. Read on about how to fold your shirts, do party tricks or Read on

Galway festivals

See Galway festivals with Barnacles hostels

There is hardly any other place in Ireland that has festival season from March until late October than Galway. Galway festivals are now world famous, and cover everything from music, comedy, literature, film, theatre, races and other weird and wonderful Read on

The best festivals in Dublin

Barnacles Hostels are the best place to stay for Festivals in Dublin

Music festivals in Ireland are really a treat! With amazing music announced for Dublin, you can see all of the best international acts right in the city! No need for camping gear, you can have your shower on a daily Read on