The Spanish Arch, Galway

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Originally an extension of the city wall as a measure to protect the city's quays, The Spanish Arch is now a stretch of old street where people stroll and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere. During the daytime head here for lunch and ice cream, or at night for live music and a few drinks. To visit The Spanish Arch on your trip to Galway, use our Galway trip itinerary builder website .
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  • It is just an arc. Cute is the place where it is and walk area. It is not very maintained. Perhaps they could improve it and make it a little more tourist, but you will lose.
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  • It is not a must-see, but if it comes to pass, then it isn't bad as any work to visit more. But the area there is more interest and more beautiful sites.
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  • An Irish town that sums up only the great location of the Irish! A young, lively, cheerful city, singing in the street, everything is very happy!
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  • Great day for the Galway Food Festival. It's nice to see the old sun and remind us it hasn't gone away you know.
  • It is a beautiful and amazing place. Good to seat and relax, you can bring your book, your camera and have some fun with the stunning sight viewing.
  • There was a food festival going on when I visited! There was a great crowd and plenty of delicious food to choose from.
  • Great place . A lot to do great restaurant s entertainment in pubs shops. Wonderful atmosphere.
  • A very historical site in Galway. A great place to sit a take the view in.

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