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Galway is the only city in the province of Connacht in Ireland. The city is located on the west coast of Ireland. In Irish, Galway is also called Cathair na Gaillimhe, which is a translation of "City of Galway".

The city takes its name from the Gaillimh river (River Corrib) that formed the western boundary of the earliest settlement, which was called Dún Bhun na Gaillimhe, or the fort at the bottom of the Gaillimh. The word Gaillimh means "stony" as in "stony river". (Alternative, more mythical, derivations are given in History of Galway). The city also bears the nickname City of the Tribes / Cathair na dTreabh, because fourteen "Tribes" (merchant families) led the city in its Hiberno-Norman period. The term Tribes was originally a derogatory phrase from Cromwellian times. The merchants would have seen themselves as English nobility, and hence were loyal to the King. Their uncertain reaction to the siege of Galway by Cromwellian forces earned them this label, which they subsequently adopted in defiance.

The population of Galway city, as of the 2006 census, is 72,414. Galway is Ireland's fastest growing city.

Source: Galway by Wikipedia
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The Ardilaun Hotel Travelodge Galway Clybaun Hotel Corrib Village (Budget Accommo
Eyre Square Hotel Best Western Flannery's Hotel Forster Court Hotel Galway Bay Hotel Conference &
Hotel Meyrick Harbour Hotel Ibis Hotel Galway Kingsvalley Hotel
Quality Hotel & Leisure Centre Galway Premier Suites Days Hotel Rockbarton Park Hotel
The House Hotel The Racing Lodge Hotel The Victoria Hotel Western Hotel
Westwood House Hotel Menlo Park Hotel Amber Hill Jurys Inn Galway
The Western Apartments Park House Hotel Gort Na Coiribe Holiday Rentals Glenlo Abbey Hotel
Imperial Hotel Galway O\'Connors\' Warwick Hotel Rusheen Bay House Shannon Oaks Hotel & Country Club - Self Catering Family Suites
Amber Bay Clayton Hotel The G Hotel Spanish Arch Hotel
Salthill Hotel Courtyard by Marriott Hotel & Spa Amber Lodge Anno Santo Hotel
Wards Hotel Strongfort Castle Sea Breeze Lodge B&B Radisson SAS Hotel & Spa, Galway
Connemara Gateway Hotel St. Judes Lodge Ashton House The Eyre Square Townhouse
Abbey Lodge Seashore Lodge Corrib Haven Inishmore Guesthouse
The Western Citypoint Apartments A Copper Beech House Ocean Crest Guesthouse The White House
Sunrise Lodge Southern Hills Guesthouse Hanley Oaks Hotel Desota House Bed and Breakfast
Atlantic View B&B Barnacles Quay Street House Claremount House B&B Galway Budget Accommodation
The Light House Fort Eyre House Holiday Hotel Lynfield Guesthouse
Teach Na Coiribe Menlo Park Apartments Jameson Court Apartments Ard Mhuire B&B
College Crest Guest House Weir Haven B&B Number 7 Cross Street Asgard Guest House
Salt Lake Apartments Skeffington Arms Hotel Balcony House B&B Kilbree House B&B
Errisbeg Lodge B&B Dunaras Holiday Village Glen Oaks Hotel Abbey View Bed & Breakfast
Corrib View B&B Prairie House - Boutique Hotel Ashford Manor Guesthouse Aaron House B&B
The Rise Guesthouse Ash Grove House Westwinds Bed & Breakfast Achill Lodge Guesthouse
Ace Guest House The Branches B&B Sleepzone Galway City Centrepoint Apartments
Glasan Holiday Village Nile Lodge B&B & Self-Catering Summerville B&B Galway Arms Inn B&B
Galway Bay Sea View Apartments Kinlay House Eyre Square Hostel Anchor Lodge Guesthouse The Abbeygate Guesthouse
Four Winds Lodge Cappa Veagh B&B Atlantic Heights Galway B&B The Huntsman Inn
Deacys B&B Acorn House B&B Bentley Lodge B&B Auburn House B&B
Corrib Village Apartments The Stables Self Catering Glenoaks Apartments Garveys Inn
Trieste B&B Snoozles Tourist Hostel Marian Lodge Guesthouse Griffin Lodge Guesthouse
The Herons Rest Boutique B&B Grange House B&B Cashelmara Lodge B&B Ardawn House
Dun Aoibhinn House B&B Barnacles Galway Apartment Cuirt Na Rasai Gort Na Coiribe Holiday Village
Donegan Court Aparthotel Savoy Hostel Galway City Centre Oceanvilla B&B

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