Wed, Aug 31, 2016
I was about to write a neat story about maternity cycle & exercise and then I just realised that hey, I’m no expert.
Wed, Aug 24, 2016
The burger bandwagon rolls on and on. We have seen the rise and fall of hot dogs, ribs, and burritos, but the popularity of burgers never seems to die. While we have compiled our own lists of where is best in Galway for fish and chips (Hooked), the best sandwich (Entrepans), pizza, fries, coffee, and more, for a long time even though almost every menu in town has a burger listed on it, there is none that really stands out from the crowd.
Mon, Aug 22, 2016
The seismic announcement that Galway was to be the European Capital of Culture 2020 on Friday July 15 2016 was greeted with delirium by the county of the Tribes. After failing in 2005 Galway beat off competition from Limerick and the Three Sisters to take its place with Dublin and Cork as Ireland's European Capital of Culture winners.
Fri, Aug 19, 2016
With just under 270 bedrooms, an exquisite selection of food, live music, and recently refurbished leisure centre, the Green Isle Conference and Leisure Hotel has established itself as the ideal location for family getaways.
Fri, Aug 19, 2016
The massive summer sale at G Furniture and Carpets on the Tuam Road in Galway must end this Sunday with final reductions across all departments.
Thu, Aug 11, 2016
Early this morning, letting the dog out to, ahem, powder her nose in the garden, a gentle humming reminded me that the day’s work was already under way for bees on the early shift. Closer inspection of a nearby catmint revealed several little furry bodies buzzing harmoniously as they moved methodically from one bloom to the next. This plant – Nepeta “Six Hills Giant” – is a magnet for them and you will often find several bees busy at work on the same plant.