Galway Guide

Galway City

From Lonely Planet to The New York Times, Galway has been voted the 'friendliest' and 'most charming' city by a number of famous publications around the world. Galway really is a place like no other to visit as a tourist, as a student studying an English language course at Galway Cultural Institute or embarking on a business degree course at Galway Business School or simply as a new comer commencing your dream job in one of the many local multinational companies. 

Set on the Wild Atlantic Way, on the broad sweep of Galway Bay, Galway is as distinctive as it is beautiful.  We selected below some of the key visitor attractions and festivals that are popular with tourists and locals alike.