If you want to have a unique vacation experience, Galway, Ireland is the perfect place to visit for your next holiday adventure. Ireland is one of the most popular and beautiful tourist destinations and Galway is one of the reasons why. Ireland is roughly the same size as Scotland or England and sits directly to the west of these two islands, with the Irish Sea separating the UK from Ireland. The Atlantic Ocean borders Ireland on the other side and this is where County Galway can be found.
Galway City is the opposite side of County Dublin, the capital of Ireland. This makes it an accessible area for travelers from Dublin to take a bus trip to, or visa versa. The beautiful Galway beaches are the perfect place to unwind and let your kids enjoy the sand and sea. If you get hungry or thirsty Galway has some of the most fantastic pubs and restaurants in Ireland. Popular places to visit and tours to take include The Cliffs of Moher, where you can hike up cliffs, take a cruise and enjoy some delicious lunch. Galway is indeed an ideal get-away place for anyone from a single traveler to a family. Go and see it for yourself and enjoy the trip of a life.
Helpful Travel Tips
- Research before you Set your Travel Date
Prior to deciding anything, including how long you plan to stay for, we highly recommend youdo all your research first. You may have friends that have been recently and can offer some helpful tips on the best things to do. When you’ve decided exactly what you want to get out of your trip, you should find a friendly, reliable and professional tour company. Since travelling needs time, effort and energy, there are lots of things that you need to take into account before travelling.
- Establish your Budget
To ensure you don’t run out of case half way through your visit or spend too much on your trip leaving you broke when you get home, it’s important to establish a budget. Establish roughly how much the trip will cost daily taking everything into account, but always be sure to have emergency money too, in-case anything goes wrong, or you simply find an extra activity that you’d love to do!
- Avoid Motion Sickness
If you are prone to motion sickness be sure to pack anti-emetic medicines before travelling. Part from the plane, Galway has a lot of bumpy and windy roads country roads, and some scenic boat trips that may be bumpier than usual outside of the summer months.
- Keep all Important Documents and Papers Handy
Your ticket and passport should be on hand at all times so you should have it close by, but safe. Don’t leave it in an open pocket or at the top of your bag-pack. Put it at the bottom of your bag, close it fully and never let it out of your site. Also make sure to have extra cash hidden away at all times – stash it in your bra or socks! If anything happens your luggage then at least you won’t be stuck.
For anyone looking to “de-stress”, or simply see some of the wonders of the world, Galway tours are the best tours for you. A reliable tour company like Aran Tour Company can offer you the best and most affordable travel packages and deals to suit you. They even offer customisable trips, just ask!