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A highlight for many visitors to Galway City is strolling along the medieval pedestrianised streets. The area is characterised by buskers, boutiques, unique shops, cafes, bars, & restaurants. It has rightfully earned its unofficial title as 'The Latin Quarter'. Well, now it's official and with support from Failte Ireland & Galway City Council, the area has adopted the name ‘The Latin Quarter’.Arrange your visit to Galway's Latin Quarter and discover more family-friendly attractions in Galway using our Galway trip itinerary website.
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Galway's Latin Quarter Reviews
Galway is a city by the sea, it has many things to see, including the famous "gansey", or "guernseys". The Latin Quateer is an area of the arts, where you can often find artists and craftsmen selling.... more »
I had to come down for 4 weeks for business and I have to say it’s been the best 4 weeks - it wasn’t just the craic, the friendliness, the stunning scenery it was like I was at home but the home... more »
Except for its name (yet another example of Ireland giving away its own culture for the sake of tourism), it is a beautiful street with much to do till very late. You will struggle to find seats at bars here, as if you were in temple bar, but you will definitely have some fun and meet some characters.
Beautiful area, but beware of the tours.. they simply didn’t allow us enough time to take in everything in the area
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