Travel Blogs from Waterford
What a stressful Friday morning. Almost as bad as a Monday morning. Thanks to my lack of paying attention to check out times I checked out 30 minutes late. Last night spend with one guy from Minnesota and one from Cork while waiting for Owen and his friends to drag themselves down to the pub. Once we meet up we went to a nightclub. We danced and I wanted to introduce the evening to fireball. Unfortunately the bar was shut by ...
... cost me nothing! Yep it was FREE! I tried to pay her because salon express charges me for a ****** cut at home but the lady said she couldn't charge me for the "little trim". Wow how many times can I praise the Irish, I love Ireland. We had an amazing dinner at the hotel and rolled back to our room. We have a 530am start tomorrow as we are catching the ferry back to Wales.
Next stop: Cardiff ...
... in its current form by King John.
One of the oldest lighthouses in the world was built at Hook Head in the early 13th century to assist local commerce.
The city has 2 cathedrals, Church of Ireland and Catholic. Unusually they were both built by the same person, John Roberts.
Wednesday 20th August
We spent the ...
... animal skins, survived on nettles and herbs and according to legend- developed an affinity with the birds and animals.”
There was a cross there that the kids had to try and see if they could hug and touch their fingers. A small group of students made it - it was funny seeing who and who couldn’t reach!!
Since it was on our way to Waterford we stopped by Mount Juliet and had lunch at the ...
... demonstration with his dog Cap. Very neat!
Then we headed to Waterford Crystal for a tour of the factory floor. After that, we had a great walking tour of Waterford with 'Jack'. After what was long day, we headed to our hotel, Dooleys. The hotel was older, but charming.
After a satisfying dinner at the hotel, we decided to hit the town and find a pub with traditional Irish music. We ...
Other places to stay in Waterford
The Mall, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- Very, very pleasantly surprised by the Tower in Waterford
- Wouldn't stay there again
- Fantastic service and friendly staff
1 Merchants Quay, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Canada Street, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $78
- Very poor quality
- Just Not Up To Scratch!
- Good Value
Cork Rd, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $79
The Quay, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Bridge Street, Waterford | 4 star hotelfrom $88
- Nice new shiny hotel
- Fabulous hotel!!!
Meagher Quay, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- 4 star my eye!
- Christmas trip was nightmare
- Pretty decent hotel
Faithlegg, Waterford | 4 star hotelfrom $143
- Lovely hotel in a peaceful setting
- Beautiful hotel, didn't want to leave!
Dunmore Road, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $78
N25 Cork Road, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $62
Christendom, Waterford | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Slightly Disappointed
- Food fine, everything else great
Tramore, Waterford | Hotelfrom $97
The Island, Ballinakill, Waterford | 5 star hotelfrom $168
- Waterford Castle not five star quality
- Charming, impressive!
- Definitely Worth the Money
Dunmore East County, Waterford | 3 star hotelfrom $116