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Salthill Galway backpackers guide

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Salthill is undoubtedly the nicest are in Galway to go and have a walk. Barnacles Galway hostel is located on the top of Quay street, and is therefore the closest hostel to Salthill area, and Wild Atlantic Way discovery points. Read on

Upcoming festivals in Dublin

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Docklands Summer Festival For the weekend of May 17& 18th head down to docklands for water activities mixed up with great food & fun!  The newly developed Grand Canal Plaza and surrounding quays provide a uniquely modern and dynamic unban space Read on

Upcoming events in Galway

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May & June in Galway sound amazing! From film, music, sport, sea and food festivals to charity swims in a nip – Galway has it all! Besides amazing festivals and events in Galway, make sure to check out Wild Atlantic Way Read on

Galway hooker festival

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The first ever “Galway Hooker Festival” will take place over the June Bank Holiday weekend in Galway City in and around the Harbour , the Claddagh And Galway Bay. If you are lucky enough to be in Galway during this Read on

Forbidden Fruit Festival

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Bulmers Forbidden Fruit, it is taking place this weekend on 31st May and 1st June at IMMA, Royal Hospital in Kilmainham. This festival is an exciting weekend of music and comedy with dozens of acts across four stages catering for Read on