Galway - Eat, Drink, and Be Merry - Accomodations

Choosing accommodations while traveling is very personal and depends on lots of factors from your height; to how heavy you sleep; to how convenient you want to be to sites and restaurants; to how much you want to pay …. and many more factors. I will not try to make this decision for you, but I will point out the general localities for lodging in Galway and list some pros and cons. As a side note, all of Galway is VERY safe by American Standards. You may see the occasional panhandler and sloppy drunk, but that is the worst you will see. Crime is NOT an issue. I’ve included a google map of central Galway in the figure below. Here are the areas as I would categorize them: 1. Eyre Square 2. Coll

Irish Accomodations: The Overview

Update: 20-May 2016 As has been the case with the rest of the blogs on Galway, I need to first hijack the Galway discussion to give some general background information regarding accommodations in Ireland. I’ll start again with the usual disclaimer: This is a summation of my experiences. Your mileage may vary. Location can be a very big deal when choosing accommodations. I will only talk about location in generalities in this blog. I’ll talk much more about specific locations for each of the cities in that specific blog, not here. We have rented a lot of accommodations in Ireland. I can count the number of uncomfortable experiences on one hand .... with a few fingers left over …. With a littl

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