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Galway Bay

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Address: Galway, Ireland
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If visiting galway ,make sure that you bring your walking shoes.The most beautiful walk that you can take is from spanish arch and walk all alone the seafront out to blackrock... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Galway, Ireland
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83 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If visiting galway ,make sure that you bring your walking shoes.The most beautiful walk that you can take is from spanish arch and walk all alone the seafront out to blackrock .You can be right at the sea and look out on galway bay.It is breathtaking.If you are lucky and get a sunny day,you are in for a treat.It is... More 

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Clinton, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is easy to stop and take Galway Bay all in, the gentle rolling waves, all along this Bay shoreline. Like so many seascapes in Ireland, Galway Bay has its own version of unique. It is worth taking the time to get close and personal for the experience.

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Thank maryjanejoy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're in Galway, it's almost impossible to avoid the bay. Galway is a seaside town, so definitely get to the bay while there. It's beautiful, and there are many areas of paved walking paths outlining the bay, even some sandy beaches!

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Thank Loire B
Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely views and very relaxing. get out of the city and breath some fresh sea air. couldnt recommend more on a good day

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Thank LouiseB408
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bay area of Galway City is an especially beautiful area of a notably beautiful city. It is so easy to lose track of time sitting here and staring out to sea, watching the sunrise. An essential stop-off for any visitor to Galway.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very nice walking path around the bay. Some really great views at sunset and at night when the moon is full with light streaming across the bay.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Galway Bay...what a magical place. It's my adopted home and favourite place in the country (and world).

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Kilmihil, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Spent a night on a whim as we spotted a great package deal at this four star property. Comfortable room with both a double and single beds with very comfortable beds. Rooms were spacious and very clean with refurbished bathrooms with shower/bath combo. The only deficiency we noted was the lack of in-room coffee/tea service. Posh lobby with covered sun... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Another great place to see, very close to the Spanish Arch. The swans are so beautiful and elegant. And luckily some of the local boats went out while we were there, Galway Hookers. Just a peaceful site to visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I have always been to Galway from being a baby. I love it! It's my home! I have always wanted, and still would like to move here one day. The atmosphere and the people around you are so lovely, especially walking down main street! There's always someone on the street, playing some sort of music! I always go with my... More 

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