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A conversation that I have with friends and family more and more often these days is how expensive it is to go on a staycation in Ireland. Its so much cheaper to hop on a plane and head off somewhere sunny for the price of a few nights stay in a hotel in Ireland. Think how...
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It would be a great wee country if we could roof it! We get some amazing days in Ireland but we also get some pretty wet ones also. So on those days when the weather might not be so nice I have compiled a list of places for you to visit. 10. Galway City Museum...
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If you’re looking for castles then look no further. Ireland is a country rich in history and you can’t go very far without seeing beautiful turrets on the skyline. There are hundreds of castles in various states of repair in Ireland but these are the top ten that you must visit! Cabra Castle Cabra castle...
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So after a little break from the Galavanting over Christmas we are back at it again! I was lucky enough to have my beautiful sister Julie home for a few weeks in early February so myself and Mam decided we would take advantage of her company and go for a wee galavant to Mayo! We...
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Happy New Year everyone! We are so excited here at Galavanting Ireland about 2017 and all the Galavant’s we have planned! Lots of us meet up over Christmas and New year with friends and family that we haven’t seen in a while. So last weekend I was really looking forward to meeting up with two...
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Since May we have been bringing you a different destination to visit or activity to experience every week. We have had so much fun discovering and exploring this amazing country of ours! So we have decided to compile a list of our favourite destinations of 2016 for you, so you can add them to your...
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Cork city is one of my favourite places to visit any time of the year. There is fantastic shopping, an array of bars and restaurants to choose from, the English Markets and some of Ireland’s best attractions. The city really comes alive around Christmas time and this year me and Ali took a wander into...
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Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas! And nowhere more so than in Galway city. Galway is usually one of the first cities to kick off the markets and this year the festive stalls opened on the 18th November. It’s also one of the only city markets in Ireland that stays open continuously up...
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Is it too soon to be talking about Christmas in November? I am definitely one of those people who thinks that Christmas should start on December 8th. Not the day after Halloween! However I might like to deny it, Christmas is definitely creeping up fast this year and most of us have a little someone...
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The evenings are getting darker, the weather colder but there are still plenty of places to go galavanting in Ireland. Me and Ali made a trip up to Co Louth last weekend to visit some of her family. After an epic fry up on the Sunday morning, Josh- a very enthusiastic 3 year old declared...
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Every week I will endeavour to bring you a new place in Ireland to visit, whether its a day trip, an overnight stay or just an experience that’s not to be missed. So are you ready? Lets go GALAVANTING!!