Trip Report

Halloween break in Galway City - Bohemian and Vibrant city in Ireland

Galway is a unique city in the west of Ireland full of cobbled and medieval streets, great cafes, restaurants, pubs and it has the beach ! All in all a great city break in Ireland

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EuropeIreland3 days / October 2018

Highs & Lows

Pub hopping to experience traditional Irish music, dance, fun and Guiness sampling

Can rain a lot so dress appropriately

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    Pack a Rain Jacket ! - and I would book my accommodation more in advance and things book fast around this time (Halloween City Break)

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    More Rain than usual so again Rain jacket !

  • How was the food?

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Rain Jacket !

  • Packing tips?

    Rain Gear and quick drying clothes. One warm jacket/jumper Ireland is on the edge of western Europe - you need to keep warm.

  • Transportation Tips?

    Book tickets online - they are usually a little cheaper and there is less risk of the being sold out while trying to pay on the bus

  • Any surprises?

    How much you will like the Guinness and the friendly pub atmosphere where anyone and everyone is a friend no matter age /race/gender.

  • Booking details?

    Use and Ryan Air to book accommodation and flights. If you want to book a train use :


  • Flannerys Hotel : Good value for money with pub and restaurant onsite. City centre is a bus ride right outside the hotel or a medium walk.