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Sightseeing in County Galway

Historic Site
“One of two of the only remaining arches of the original city wall constructed in the Middle Ages. Beautiful area of the city with many restaurants, the city museum, the old Claddagh pier and many, many swans. Stunning spot to relax in the city right next to the roaring River Corrib. ”
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Historic Site
“A historic castle built 150 years ago out of love for a woman. Now run by the Benedictine nuns. Beautiful scenery with restaurants and craft shop. The nuns hand make chocolates, soaps etc. You can join them for mass or vespers.”
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Castle
“Built in 1520 by the O’Hynes clan on the picturesque shores of Galway Bay. This restored 16th century tower house sits on a rocky outcrop on the shores of Galway Bay. ”
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Historic Site
“Clonmacnoise is an ancient monastic site near Shannonbridge, County Offaly, and a top visitor attraction in Ireland. A walk amongst the peaceful stone ruins of this famous place will conjure images of the saints and scholars of Ireland’s renowned Golden Age of learning.”
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Historic Site
“An ongoing restoration, Portumna Castle and gardens are well worth a visit. Set alongside Lough Derg, with Portumna Forest Park on it's doorstep.”
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Castle
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Historic Site
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Historic Site
“A local secret just outside Headford. Fascinating ruins and a peaceful place to visit.”
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Monument / Landmark
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