Galway is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city steeped in culture, rich in folklore and famous for its cobble-stoned streets, quaint shops and charming restaurants. Home to the world renowned Druid Theatre Company, Macnas Street Theatre Company and An Taibhdhearc, there is much to do in this wonderful city.
The landscape leaves one breathless from the prehistoric fort of Dun Aengus, the most westerly point in Europe, to Connemara and the Burren, Galway boasts some of the most beautiful scenery in the world.
Galway city is now regarding by many as the cultural capital of Ireland. It is home to numerous festivals during the summer months. This year the Volvo Ocean Race concludes in Galway city from June 30 - July 8th.