Arch View Hostel

Address: 1 Upper Dominick St., Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 1 Upper Dominick St., Galway, is near Quay Street, The Spanish Arch, Kirwan's Lane, and The Claddagh Ring Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Galway

Cruising Killary Harbour

A travel blog entry by chintz on Jun 19, 2015

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... been in the same family for three generations and have the working of the factory explained. Connemara marble is over 900 million years old and unique to Ireland.

We head through Connemara to Leenane for a Catamaran Cruise on Killary Harbour, which is Ireland's only Fjord. The Harbour is 16ks and in places 45 metres deep. Salmon farms dot the Harbour and you can see the fish jumping in and out of ...

Feeling Out the First Month

A travel blog entry by dpmoore2927 on Sep 01, 2014

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... and the first obstacle (of many), time. Time in the sense of jet lag. Now, this may be hard for me to articulate to everyone the difficulty of overcoming jet lag, but I swear to you I have mastered it. The following will explain:

As I landed in Dublin at 5am, local time, 12am, eastern time, the first part of Operation: Jet Lag Jilt was complete. I had completed the six and a half hour flight over the Atlantic without dozing off for even an ...

Ireland: Pros and Cons

A travel blog entry by vmckinley11 on Jul 29, 2014

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... the "sinking boat museum" to mimic the flying boat a few days earlier. Thursday 31: Travel to Edinburgh. We went by a giant cruise ship for two hours and then by coach across the country to the eastern coast. Not a very exciting day but we are now in Scotland! ***Unfortunately we did not take a lot of pictures in Ireland and Scotland since our family members were taking more (and better) pictures than us. The majority (if not all) of these pictures were taken by our Uncle ...

Gorgeous galway

A travel blog entry by amandane on Jun 16, 2014

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... for the most part, the path is right up to the edge of the cliffs. From the time that we got off the bus to the time of the last return bus journey was around 2 hours. We thought that'd be plenty of time but it wasn't. If you're lucky enough to get to visit, allow a whole day, take a picnic and soak it up. It's a really beautiful part of the world. We were blessed with another stunning day and the photos we took have more sunshine than in the pictures on the ...

Chasing Leprechauns

A travel blog entry by europe2.0 on Apr 19, 2014

5 comments, 9 photos

... Kole was first planning this trip, he had us driving through the entire south and west region of the island. Thank goodness we didn’t end up trying to attempt that....half the trip would have been in the car. The drive to Galway and the Burren was enough for me. The drive to Galway isn't too bad at 2 hours, but the Ashford Castle added another hour. Galway is a small but picturesque city. We took a stroll down Quay Street (a nice ...

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