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More Christmas markets! After all the craziness of the serious Christmas shopping is done, its nice to spend a few hours looking at the amazing gifts that Ireland has to offer in one of the many Christmas markets on offer at this time of year. Last week myself and Ali took the trip to Belfast to...
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So its officially nearly Christmas! Is it just me or does it seem to be coming earlier and earlier every year? Waterford city is a really pretty city at any time of the year. With its cobbled streets, lovely shops and plenty of cosy pubs and restaurants it really is one of my favourite places...
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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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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!!