Friday, September 21, 2012

Aillte an Mhothair

After spending a week with my lovely Irish colleagues from Galway, Ireland, my interest in that part of the world increased tenfold, so I decided to learn about their city a little bit more.
The City of Galway is located on the west coast of Ireland, and is the third largest city on the island.  What is very appealing to me is the Irish name of this city - "Cathair na Gaillimhe" for it sounds like a fairy tale place or a city out of a Patrick Rothfuss book.
While I was reading about the history and nearby tourist attractions, I learned that it is only one and half hours away from one of the most beautiful places I have on my travel list - Cliffs of Moher:

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