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Galway's Latin Quarter

21 High Street, Galway, Ireland
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Pedestrian Mall

This is the loveliest area of Galway. In the evening the place is filled with buskers playing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
panama2000
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Providence, Rhode Island
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This area is filled with tourists but we had a good time. It is very lively and has bars for those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelingbeachbum00
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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21 High Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the loveliest area of Galway. In the evening the place is filled with buskers playing music. We were lucky and saw an Irish step dancer as well.

Thank panama2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area is filled with tourists but we had a good time. It is very lively and has bars for those who want to stop for a little refreshment. Worth a visit.

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going to visit the Spanish Arch and had to walk through this area. It was like 'Temple bar' in Dublin, crowded with all sorts of people including people inebriated (at one pm). It is a pastiche and full of 'Aran' sweater shops (...More

Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crouds of tourists even in the low season, nice to walk but too loud after calm and natural Cliffs of Moher

Thank marinavolkovaserova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is only one of many places to be in this wonderful city. You have to take your time to discover the many treasures that this people city has to offer.

Thank joseph445
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked this area on one of the only rainy days (believe it!) we had. Did not dampen the spirits of life in this area. It's vibrant, fun and lots going on.

Thank Vacationhugger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of entertainment, shops, bars, cafe's and everything else you can think of. Super busy but easy to walk around, shop and enjoy

Thank Nalpick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This quarter you have to go when you are in Galway. Lots of nice bars, restaurants and live music. But also in the streets of this part of Galway there are musicians playing and singing. We visit some bars and a Thai restaurant and in...More

Thank Jos Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't usually rate an area or street as high as this, but the Latin Quarter/Quay street of Galway is different to all of the others. The shops are unique, not your usual high street chains, the pubs are very inviting, good musicians and dancers...More

1  Thank Martz4040
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I imagine this would be standing room only in peak tourist times. Despite the crowds there was a lot to see and made an ideal evening wander

Thank Neil C
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Kay B
8 August 2016|
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Response from 123cathy123 | Reviewed this property |
I was there in June - some shops were definitely closed up after dinner.
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Tammy D
17 June 2016|
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
Most of the small craft and gift shops stay open on Saturdays to 06;00 pm ... I believe in Summer time as it's a lot of tourists , it's really not a problem to do shopping
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