Eyre Square is the crossroads of Galway city. The buses, locals, and tourists pass through and around it. It is great for people watching. It is also the place for political protest. By chance, we happened to be there when there was a large memorial for those killed in an act of terrorism in Orlando. The statue seen above is... 更多
Eyre Square is located a couple blocks past Quay Street, if you just keep walking straight, and it's a nice park that's worth the stop. It's lined with pubs, stores and hotels and is pretty central in the city. It's a good place to end a walk, to sit down on a bench and peoplewatch for awhile.
This is a fabulous place to visit any time of the year. Great atmosphere great people great places to go. The Christmas market is a must see not as good as Prague or Berlin but definitely still worth a visit . I can highly recommend eyre square .
We had a wonderful time wandering the stalls of the Christmas Market last week. Shout out to the Man of Arn and Provencal stalls, as well as to the biergarten! Wonderful ride on the ferris wheel!
The Galway Christmas Market has been going a few years and getting bigger and better every year. Until now 2016! Someone somewhere in their wisdom decided that the Christmas Market could no longer be situated on the grass of Eyre Sq where it has been on previous years. No walking up and down the pathways browsing all the different stalls.... 更多