Cathair na Gaillimhe (Galway) June 19th 2012 Well today we are in Ennis, Ireland but this entry is mostly about our time in Galway. We arrived at our hostel Barnacles Galway a bit early, so we had a chance to wander around and grab some yummy lunch. We were referred to McDonaughes next for some famous Fish n Chips - which were excellent!
We also went around exploring a bit and came across the Church of Galway, a beautiful park that criss- ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Galway » Galway Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
Hey all, I'm Chandra. I'm 25 years old and I absolutely LOVE to travel. I've been fortunate enough to go on a couple cruises that took me all over the place, and I've been able to go to Hawaii several times. In 2007, I was fortunate enough to participate in a study abroad in Brisbane, QLD, Australia. I was living there from Feb 12-June 24th. It was honestly the best time I've had in my life. I loved being able to travel around the world and meet so many new friends. I also was able to fullfill a lifelong dream of seeing the Great Barrier Reef.
I went back to Oz from Dec 4th - Jan 2nd of 200... full info