St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church is among the best-preserved medieval churches in Ireland. They say Christopher Columbus stopped here for one last prayer prior to setting sail into the unknown ocean. Also, take a gander at the Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Center where you will learn something about the methods used to create fine Irish crystal.
Mark Twain made this Gold Rush town famous with his 1865 short story, “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” but the county’s treasures were discovered long before that. Join Simon as he seeks out this region’s “perfect places,” and basks in its awesome scenery. Marvel at Big Trees State Park, experience the thrills, chills,Watch Now >>