Ramada Viking Hotel
Travel Blogs from Waterford
So many things to be grateful for these past 3 days. Saturday I got the most incredible surprise during a casual dinner with the teams. Sitting looking out the window I noticed some people coming up the stairs. I look over and in walks two of my best friends in the world, Jess and Julie, from Gorey. With actual screams I ran over to see them, as well as other friends from the Empire in Gorey. I couldn't believe they ...
Left Newport Wales this morning for our drive eventually to the ferry to cross to Ireland this afternoon. Ferry due to leave at 2.30 and arrive in Ireland at 6. 30 First village was Avergavenny( remember the song), then Brecon and Carmarthen through some very green and pretty countryside Finally to Fishguard for ferry trip across St George's channel to Rosslare in Ireland. Overnight at Waterford in delightful hotel -Glanville ...
Just as I was starting to lose hope, I went to buy postcards...ans explained to the guy behind the counter about me search.
He then just got out his phone.
How unprofessional was my first thought. Until he showed me his phone and goes "this Colm Keegan?"
YES! THAT COLM KEEGAN!
"I went to school with him, will send him a message to see where he is playing".
Will buy that kid a beer when i can!
... 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 ...
... during the Potato Famine. Apparently, he was able to visit the family farm here. We drove on the ship on the bus and then all spread out.... Had lunch... Tuna Melt, my new favourite. Then I settled down and realised there was a movie on so watched Star Trek.... The one that shows all the characters at the beginning when they were young. The trip across is 3 and 1/2 hours so The movie was relaxing...besides, I ...