Galway

November in Galway

ice skating

Weather might be little bit colder, but Galway is still alive with music, events, sports and much, much more! So wrap up in extra layer, and make sure not to miss these killer events in November in Galway! Tulca Festival Read on

Halloween in Ireland

bram stoker festival dublin

Celebration of Halloween in Ireland started around 1000 AD with a pagan  festival called “Samhain” meaning the end of the summer. Celts believed that on that day, dead spirits would visit the mortal world. People used t gather around bonfires Read on

Best located Galway Hostel

Quays pub

Every now and then we mention how Barnacles Galway Hostel is the best located hostel in Galway, but maybe you need more than our word to believe us? Let us show you! Barnacles Galway Hostel is located on the Quay Read on

Hostel cooking guide

french toast in a mug

Yes, you are travelling and staying in hostel, but that is no excuse to live off junk food or spend fortune on meals out on a daily basis! Both Barnacles hostels in Dublin and Galway have fully equipped kitchen so Read on

October Events in Galway

macnas galway

Maybe you never thought of Galway as “the happening place” in October, but believe us, there is no better place to be! With so many events to keep you entertained, it’s very hard to pick the best ones! We definitely Read on