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Irish: Gaillimh
Flag of Galway
Coat of arms of Galway
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): "City of the Tribes"
Motto(s): Laudatio Ejus Manet In Secula Seculorum[1]  (Latin)
"His Praise Remains unto Ages of Ages"
Country Ireland
Province Connacht
County Galway
 • Type City Council
 • Mayor of Galway Terry O'Flaherty[2]
 • LEAs 3
 • Dáil Éireann Galway West
 • European Parliament North-West
Population (2011)
 • City 75,529
 • Urban 76,778
 • Demonym Galwegian, Tribesman
Time zone WET (UTC0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 091
Car plates G

Galway is a port city in the western part of Ireland. It is in the historic province of Connacht. Over 70,000 people live there as of 2011. It is located on the Galway Bay.

References[change | change source]

  1. "William R. Wilde's Loch Coirib – Its Shores and Islands". Retrieved 12 August 2010. 
  2. "Mayor of Galway City". Galway City Council. Retrieved 6 September 2010.