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Moving around in Ireland - transportation

The most popular type of public transport are buses. In Ireland, buses do not only run intra urban routes. There are also long-distance runs that connect the most remote regions. Transport as has been earlier mentioned goes in strict accordance with the schedule. The buses, usually two-storey and greenish in color are in excellent working condition and running around the city. Railway connections on the other hand have also been developed at the highest level. All major cities are connected with the most remote settlements by railroad tracks. Virtually all trains running through Ireland are speedy and their technical condition is at a high level. The cost of train tickets depends on the class of the wagon, the direction of travel and the distance. Please note that for several years now, the Government of Ireland has been planning to begin construction of a subway. Initially, it was in the plan to build only two branches of underground transport which will connect the Northern part of Dublin with the Western part. … Open

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The economy of the Republic of Ireland over the past twenty years is gradually gaining momentum. The economic system largely depends on trade. Several decades ago, the agrarian sector played a dominant role in the economic development of the country. However, its influence diminished over time. Now the profit from the agricultural sector is not more than ten percent of the total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country. About eight percent of the total number of working citizens is engaged in this sector. The area of ​​meat and dairy production has received more development in Ireland. Poultry farming is however poorly developed. Plant cultivation in recent years is also a subsidized activity. People usually grow various types of cereals, potatoes and sugar beet. Nevertheless, the total number of agricultural products is not enough even for domestic consumption, so wheat and many other items are imported from abroad. Active fishing is conducted in coastal waters. Cod, haddock, herring, mussels and lobsters, as well as salmon are exported. … Open
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Since that time, the rule of the de Burgh dynasty that has eventually accepted the Irish culture was established in Galway. The city developed primarily as a trade center. During the Middle Ages, the city's administration was occupied by local merchants' dynasties. Galway's official status was received in 1484, when it maintained close economic ties with England, while relations with Ireland were more than … Open

Cultural excursion through Galway - things to see

Another notable medieval structure is Lynch's Castle dating back over five hundred years. It has repeatedly changed its status throughout its entire history. The castle had served as a prison for a long time, and today the prominent medieval building is occupied by one of the city's banks. Lynch's Castle is considered one of the Galway's most spectacular Gothic-style architectural monuments. Originally it belonged … Open

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In the heart of the city, in a beautiful 18th-century building, you can find Nile Lodge B&B & Self-Catering Hotel that is also aimed at lovers of the first-class recreation. Surrounded by a very beautiful well-groomed garden, among its distinctive features is an unparalleled interior. Priceless antique furniture made of precious wood, original works of art and designer decorations - the hotel looks like an … Open

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Ecotourists from all over the world flock to the picturesque Connemara National Park. Fabulously beautiful lakes rich in fish, hills, and pastures covered with dense forests where you can meet typical representatives of local farms - you can enjoy this natural magnificence and harmony endlessly. The national park has several attractive hotels and specially-equipped camping sites, so all travelers can stay in … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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