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    • Older Times in Drogheda

      Drogheda Oct 9, 2016 at 5:50 PM

      When I was a child my father took us to Ireland where he was from.
      he took us to see our uncle (his older brother) Patrick who lived in Drogheda but the pics I see are not how I remember it, it may be that it was on the outskirts I remember is was very quiet not many dwellings in fact my uncles home was very basic single story dwelling and it had an old stem roller outside.
      Just wondered if anyone has any clue as to where exactly this might have been long shot I know!

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      Train from Dublin to Belfast

      Ireland Oct 5, 2016 at 10:09 AM

      We are going to Ireland in November and will be taking Irish Rail train from Dublin to Belfast. Is it necessary or advantageous to book those tickets in advance? I am a little hesitant to do that and lock into a departure time because we will be taking a bus from Dublin Airport to the Dublin train station. While flight is sceduled to arrive at 7AM who knows when we would eventually get to the station. I am thinking it might just be easier to buy tickets at train station. Would the Dubin-Belfast train be that crowded in November? Any advice would be most welcome.

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      Music pubs in winter

      County Galway Jun 16, 2016 at 6:07 AM

      Hi i would love to vistit connemara in the wintertime. is there a chance to get into some music sessions in the pubs, even in the smaller villages like cleggan?
      Thanks a lot for your help and best greetings from switzerland

    • Transit UK without visa

      Galway May 16, 2016 at 6:13 AM

      Going through Stansted airport from Dublin to La Rochelle in France and back the same way. i'm a Belarusian citizen but currently live in Ireland and have a D type Irish visa. Have read on the UK website the new regulations allow me to travel through UK without transit visa even when crossing the border (going through customs|). Can't get to anyone to confirm it - keep kicking me from embassy to airport to visa issuing guys. Anyone could help? don't wanna be deported or something. Thanks a mil in advance

      9 Answers May 17, 2016 at 2:26 AM
    • Is it worth it to stay overnight here?

      Inishmore May 3, 2016 at 4:18 PM

      we are coming from Doolin- should we plan on staying on the inishmore for 1 night to enhance the experience wanted to bike ride and enjoy
      Where do we catch the ferry if coming from Doolin? I am assuming pretty chilly in May?

      2 Answers May 3, 2016 at 4:49 PM
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      The cliffs of moher

      Galway Apr 27, 2016 at 1:03 PM

      I'm spending the 4th of May in Galway so I can connect to the bus on the 5th to see the cliffs of moher . Should it be raining would it still be worth going ? Hate to go all the way out there and not be able to see them as I'm staying in Dublin .

      4 Answers Apr 28, 2016 at 9:44 AM
    • Kylemore Abbey

      Clifden Mar 23, 2016 at 1:19 PM

      Good day ~ my husband and I are planning on spending a few days in Clifden. We are both in our 70's and will be using public transportation. We would like to know how to get to Kylemore Abbey and also we would like to know if anyone in town we could hire to drive us to Westport. So we won't have to that the 6 hour bus ride. Thanking you in-advance.

      4 Answers Apr 12, 2016 at 10:00 AM
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      Mc Donagh a thatched bar in Oranmore by Galway, is Oranmore worth the stop?

      Oranmore Jan 10, 2016 at 12:47 PM

      Mc Donagh a thatched bar in Oranmore by Galway, is it worth the stop? We love Galway and the area and will be going there on our next trip and want to take in some nice old pubs. Has any one been there? We saw it pictured in a newspaper article and looks great from the outside. Can you recommend a hotel or B&B in Oranmore?

      1 Answer Jan 10, 2016 at 3:23 PM
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      Car hire in Galway

      Galway Jan 9, 2016 at 12:03 PM

      Hello all
      I have a couple of French friends who are visiting Galway soon and they would like to know the best option for care hire in the city. Can anyone recommend the best place with the best rates?
      Also, the guys are quite young, early 20's, so is that an issue for them to hire? As long as they have full licenses for over 12 months then it should be ok, right?
      Thank you all :)

      8 Answers Jan 10, 2016 at 4:25 AM
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      Connemara itinerary

      Galway Jul 29, 2015 at 8:39 AM

      I have only mid day to visit the Connemara by car starting from Galway.
      Someone can suggest me an itinerary?

      2 Answers Jul 29, 2015 at 9:05 AM
    • Takeaways in Clifden

      Clifden Jul 20, 2015 at 7:37 AM

      Can you please recommend a good takeaway in Clifden?

      1 Answer Jul 20, 2015 at 8:08 AM
    • Nightlife on inishmore

      Inishmore Jun 16, 2015 at 6:03 AM

      what is the nightlife like on inishmore? would there be many people around of a sunday night we planning on going this sunday the 21st? is it true theres a nightclub on the island

      8 Answers Jun 16, 2015 at 5:33 PM
    • John Riley memorial

      Clifden Mar 26, 2015 at 10:40 AM

      I need a picture of the memorial to John Riley that is supposedly in the Clifden town centre

      6 Answers Mar 30, 2015 at 10:04 PM
    • Easter Sunday and Monday

      Galway Mar 4, 2015 at 9:34 AM

      I will be in Galway Easter Sunday and Monday. Will there be anything open or does everything close for the holiday?

      2 Answers Mar 6, 2015 at 3:57 AM
    • Fly into Dublin or Shannon when visiting Clifden?

      Clifden Feb 1, 2015 at 1:16 PM

      From the U.S., Should I fly into Dublin or Shannon when visiting Clifden? I'll be relying in public transportation while there.

      7 Answers Feb 2, 2015 at 3:03 AM
    • Shell Beach

      Galway Jan 13, 2015 at 4:13 PM

      A friend has told me about a fantastically beautiful shell beach located in a reserve of reclaimed land - but can't remember exactly where - any ideas please??

      Many thanx

      1 Answer Jan 13, 2015 at 4:39 PM
    • Activities & Nightlife

      Galway Jul 22, 2014 at 12:52 PM

      A group of 18 year olds going to Galway for a few days, what kind of activities could we do during the day that won't bore us ( more amusements and paintballing kinda craic than anything ) and wheres the best spots for night life ?

      2 Answers Jul 29, 2014 at 7:16 AM
    • Travel Monivea,

      Monivea Jul 22, 2014 at 12:03 AM

      Can I travel to Monivea from Dublin by train or bus?kk

    • Traveling to roundstone

      Roundstone May 13, 2014 at 4:48 PM

      I am trying to travel from the university of limerick to roundstone however I am only 18 so i can't hire a car? What would be my best option?

      3 Answers May 17, 2014 at 1:48 PM
    • what do do in claregalway

      Claregalway Apr 10, 2014 at 5:02 AM

      Suggestions of what to do on a 4 day visit to claregalway. Staying at Claregalway Hotel but have a car. Places to eat and drink?

      3 Answers Apr 11, 2014 at 5:29 AM
    • shopping on Inisheer

      Inisheer Apr 4, 2014 at 6:58 AM

      can you buy aran sweaters on Inisheer

      5 Answers Apr 4, 2014 at 2:48 PM
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      Galway in a day

      Galway Mar 26, 2014 at 1:37 PM

      We are on a cruise in May and one of the Ports of Call is Galway. We are there from 8-6 but Im estimating we will be off the ship maybe 10-3 or 10-4 maximum. I have been looking at the tips and hints here and various other sites and there seems so much to see and do. I was wondering if anyone had any opinions on what are really must do activities baring in mind we have only 5-6 hours ashore

      6 Answers May 24, 2014 at 10:59 AM
    • Good Friday in Galway

      Galway Jan 14, 2014 at 10:42 AM

      Good afternoon! My friend and I booked a trip to Ireland, arriving Palm Sunday and leaving Easter Sunday morning of this year. We will be in Galway on Good Friday and have heard that basically, everything in the country shuts down that day. Any suggestions on what we can do that day/night?

      7 Answers Jan 17, 2014 at 2:32 AM
    • Galway emergency holiday apartment/room

      Galway Dec 19, 2013 at 11:28 AM

      Hi, I have a very big problem here; me and my boyfriend had planned to spend the holidays together after 2 months apart (I had to move to England for study reasons), but his new housemate does not want me in their house (with very short notice). I have found a place to stay the first few days, but I am desperate to find a place in the city centre from the 26th of December to the 8th of January. It would be the best Christmas present for us. Anyone knows of a cheap comfy place that could be rented for those days? I hope Santa hears me, we have been very good all year round...

      6 Answers Dec 19, 2013 at 2:54 PM
    • July 2014 Galway

      Galway Dec 2, 2013 at 2:26 PM

      I am spending one week in Galway July 2014, doing the Connemara & Burren coach tours & Corrib Princess Cruise but would really like to find a 3rd coach tour (not including the open top Galway bus and not to the Islands). Also if there is an interesting manor house to visit. Any suggestions. We don't drive.

      7 Answers Dec 3, 2013 at 8:03 AM
    • B & Bs on inishmore

      Inishmore Sep 30, 2013 at 3:10 PM

      Best B&B on Inishmore?

      1 Answer Sep 30, 2013 at 7:22 PM
    • Arran Islands travel

      Aran Island Sep 15, 2013 at 9:33 AM

      Can we take a day trip from Adare Manor to arran island? If so how?

      5 Answers Sep 15, 2013 at 2:38 PM
    • Transportation

      Inishmore Apr 19, 2013 at 6:27 AM

      Hi! I will be on the island for a night in May and want to get to Westport in County Mayo. What is the best way to do this? We have such a limited amount of time and really want to see both places, so any sugestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank you so much!

      2 Answers Apr 20, 2013 at 3:08 AM
    • where to travel from pa. north in less than 4 hours

      Galway Mar 11, 2013 at 8:08 AM

      i lilve in n e pa. state, where to go thats no further than 3 1/2 hrs.

      6 Answers Mar 12, 2013 at 4:09 PM
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      Letterfrack and Connemara in February

      Letterfrack Jan 6, 2013 at 1:17 AM

      I plan to visit Letterfrack and Connemara National Park for a few days in the end of February. When I am there I would like to do some hikes and I wonder how easy it is to find good hiking trails walking out of Letterfrack.

      So far I have found out that Diamond Hill is a good hike to do from Letterfrack, but then I don’t know. Are there any other good hikes starting in Letterfrack?

      Kylemore Abbey is situated a few kilometers from Letterfrack. Is there a trail between Letterfrack and Kylemore Abbey?

      One day it would be nice to walk along the coast, but then it must at a place I can reach by bus. Maybe the Sky Road out of Clifden. Any suggestions?

      7 Answers Jan 7, 2013 at 9:32 AM
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      Park & ride for Motorhome

      County Galway Jun 25, 2012 at 5:07 AM

      We are planning on travel to galway for a few days in the next couple of weeks and wondered if there is any park and ride facility for motorhomes around the city.

      2 Answers Jul 1, 2012 at 12:19 PM
    • Should i move to Galway

      Galway May 9, 2012 at 9:31 AM

      Hello everyone

      I have been offered a job in Galway and it would be 2000euros a month.
      Is this enough to live on? How much is a nice flat per month? I've looked online and they seem to cost a bomb.
      Is the city busy.....?


      3 Answers May 9, 2012 at 2:20 PM