Celtic culture in Galway

Find your lucky shamrock and drag along joy and happiness exploring Celtic culture, historic landmarks, wonderful waterfront views and fantastic nightlife at the city of Galway. The Irish city bursts with lively spirit rising from the numerous pubs animated with traditional Irish music, indie bands or hip-hop scenes. Have an invigorating walk winding through cozy wooden restaurants, cafes and be delighted by the talented buskers playing bagpipes, fiddles and the guitar. Stroll through the pedestrian Shop Street, take a gander of the statue of Oscar Wilde, and spend a fabulous time at the Town Hill Theater. The farmers fare located in front of St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church impresses with its diversity of fresh vegetables, cheese, seafood and traditional beef.  With its gaiety and sheer beauty the city of Galway rewards you with tones of luck and fantastic memories.

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4.9 How green, clean and responsible is Galway? This rating indicates how much a destination has progressed towards sustainability, based on the scores of 4 themes: Nature, Culture, Green Economy and if there has been developed a policy to maintain the these sustainable efforts in the future, captured in the theme Future Proof. If the destination managed to have a satisfactory level of efforts on all themes, it has received a rating higher than 6 with a green indicator. These best practices are an examples for the destinations with a rating lower than 6. These destinations with an orange or red indicator have a low performance but are working to convert towards a satisfactory sustainability performance in the future.

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  • 5.3Nature

    In this destination you have access to naturem the environment is respected and it is clean and green

    • 6.0wildlife watching
    • 6.0scenery
    • 4.8nature
    • 4.5Water quality
    • 7.0Air quality
  • 6.0Culture

    In this destination the cultural elements like old artefacts, buildings or landscapes are taken care of and respected.

    • 3.1cultural heritage
    • 4.0local character
    • 7.9hospitality
    • 7.5human respect
  • 5.7Economy

    This destination provides means to organisations, inhabitants and visitors to create a green and clean environment (separate waste collection, green energy, climate adaptation)

    • 5.6tourisme sector
    • 4.3green economy
    • 7.3economy & society
  • 2.7Future proof

    This destination is doing its best to be a genuinely responsible, environmentally and economically healthy place now and in the future

    • 5.8green progress
    • 0.0destination certification