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... highlight of the day we spending some time touring the Connemara region. We had a chance to see Connemara ponies (Ireland's wild horses) and some spectacular coastlines. We ended up in Galway after a long day of driving and faced some serious traffic in getting into the city and finding our B and B. One serious difference in Ireland we have noticed is the incredibly high speed limits on narrow roads with no shoulders. I ...
... heard of these instruments, I have turned to Wikipedia for an explanation. The hurdy-gurdy is a stringed instrument used in folk music that produces sound by a crank turned wheel rubbing against the strings. At the same time, the player makes melody by playing a little keyboard that presses small wooden wedges against the strings to change their pitch, resulting in a sound similar to that of bagpipes.
Anyway, whilst ...
... I met him, he’s super nosey, I guess, ha, so itsjust, wsas really funny,
But yeah! This weekend was brilliant. I was introduced as “fintans son”, the yank, to strangers and was greeted so well, and danced, and celebrated with family, and performed a set in an irish pub, and walked around the city my father surely walked around as a lad, and I literally took a stroll down the Old Long Walk, which is what its called, like in the song “Galway ...
... disconnected it from the cliffs. This of course took thousands of years.
Once back in the car, we took several narrow and windy roads to finally arrive in Galway. The Galway Bay Hotel is out of town a little ways on the Salthouse Promenade. We took a taxi back to Quay Street to find drinks, music and dinner. We will have more time tomorrow morning to look around Galway before getting on the motorway for the drive back to the Dublin ...
... 233; de la clôture... c'est-à-dire, directement dans la rue, sur notre chemin! En roulant ici et là, je trouve une route qui allonge un peu notre parcours mais qui semble SI panoramique! Finalement, il s'agit d'une route de campagne agrémentée de pleins de bizarres de petits amas de terre qui ressemblent étrangement à des tas de cacas! D'ailleurs on ne sait toujours pas c'est quoi mais on en a déduit scientifiquement que ...
Other places to stay in Galway
Lough Atalia Rd, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $162
- First room was too noisy
The Connacht Hotel Dublin Road, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Quay Street, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $108
- A big city
- New Years Eve
Monivea Road, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $90
The Promenade, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $130
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- Room WIth A View
Dublin Road, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Park House Hotel 18 Forster Street, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $138
Taylors Hill, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Excellent Stay
- The best yet
Wellpark, Galway | 5 star hotelfrom $196
Eyre Square, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- Victorian splendor on Eyre…
17 New Road, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- Price is right!
Sandy Road, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Great hotel, great value
35 Eyre Square, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Terryland, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Lovely hotel
\N, Galway | 4 star hotelfrom $106
Tuam Road, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- You get what you pay for
35 Eyre Square, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $66
Victoria Hotel Victoria Place, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $92
The Western Hotel 33 Prospect Hill, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $108
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Forster Court Hotel Forster Street, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Super Location
Merlin Park, Galway | Hotelfrom $116
The Promenade, Galway | Hotel
- Entered by mistake.
51 Threadneedle Road, Galway | 2 star hotelfrom $67
\N, Galway | 3 star hotelfrom $98
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- Top Notch Hotel
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Skeffington Arms Hotel 28 Eyre Square, Galway | Hotelfrom $156