Ireland - County Galway (PDF Chapter)
This is the County Galway chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ireland guidebook.
County Galway’s exuberant namesake city is a swirl of colourful shop-lined streets and en-ticing old pubs that hum with trad music. Some of Ireland’s most picturesque scenery fans out from Galway’s city limits, particularly along the breathtaking Connemara Peninsula.
- catch a high-spirited trad session in Galway city’s atmospheric pubs
- ponder the ruins of prehistoric Dun Aengus on Inishmore
- visit ancient holy sites and springs, along with a famous shipwreck, on Inisheer
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Galway City, Aran Islands, Inishmore, Inishmaan, In-isheer, Connemara, Oughterard & Around, Lough Inagh Valley & Around, Roundstone, Clifden & Around, Cleggan, Inishbofin, Letterfrack & Around, Leenane & Killary Harbour, Eastern Gal-way, Kinvara, Athenry, Gort & Around.
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