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    Ireland…make a break for it

    If one thing come’s out of Covid19 it is a new found appreciation for this stunning little island of ours. Check out social media any day and you are inundated with the most amazing photos from all over the country, amazing cliffs, beautiful beaches and gorgeous greenery. It’s challenging not to be able to head off to the sun but an Irish staycation is much more than a consolation prize. Naturally the hospitality industry in this country has seen significant decrease in business due to the lack of international tourists however the government have put an incentive in place to help boost the Irish Tourism industry. The “staycation voucher” will…

  • Best Cocktails Galway, valentines cocktails galway,

    Valentine’s Craft Cocktails at Hyde Bar.

    This weekend is the most romantic weekend of the year, so why not spend it in the most romantic venue in Galway. Hyde bar and Gin Parlour is an elegant and stylish gin bar in Galway City Centre, stocking over 500 gins from around the world. HYDE combines friendly and attentive service, a menu bursting with local flavours, killer cocktails and a chic-but-casual ambiance. For Valentine’s day this year we are offering 2 unique cocktails for the occasion. For the ladies we are have our own unique twist on a traditional martini that we like to call ‘’Crazy For Ruuu’’. We use an Irish gin Called ha’penny Rhubarb gin as our…

  • Trad Irish Music pubs in Galway city, our top 5 pubs for a session in Galway

    Best Pubs for Trad Music in Galway

    Galway has a well deserved reputation as one of the best cities in Ireland for a night out, friendly locals and amazing bars are just some of the reasons for this. Another very important reason is the trad music scene, many bars have a number of sessions daily. No matter the time of the year you will find a brilliant atmosphere in the cities bars. Here is a look at our top 5 bars for a session in Galway. Taffees Bustling and friendly, this 150 year old cheery village pub is enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Located on Shop Street in the city centre as you pass by its…