Travel Blogs from Waterford
Last night was very fun! We made our way to a Gay club called Georgia's and it was quite the experience. Some people commented our hair color and some were even amazed that Jessica and I were partying with our dads and that they were so open about it. The dance floor was fun while we were up there and Jessica even had a guy buy her a drink. This …
Kiss the Stone of Eloquence at Blarney Castle. An orientation tour of Cork seeing St Finbar's Cathedral before continuing along the coast to hotel. Hotel Dooley's Departed Killarney in bright sunny conditions to Blarney Castle where stone kissing occurred. Picturesque gardens made for an enjoyable morning. Quick coach tour of Cork Lunch at Youghal which overlooks the Atlantic ...
... the home of fine crystal, none of which is actually made in Waterford anymore. Cheryl did the tour which funnily enough ended in the gift shop, where she showed remarkable restraint.
A short trip to our hotel, Dooley's on the Quay. Tonight is the Tour Celebration dinner, on the Ferry tomorrow morning for the crossing back into Wales.
... Only 175kms through to Waterford and the traffic was pretty light so we flew through. I slept for half of it but there wasn't much to see because the rain was so bad! We were in Waterford by 11.30 and got to the hotel and they had our room ready which was really good so we could drop off our bags and leave the car and head to lunch. We found a pub called The Three Shippes which served a carvery so I had a small piece of Guinness pie, glazed ham and veges. Scott had curry. ...
... hailed from. First was a tour of the famine ship called the Dunbrody. It was 6 Euros and I wasn't sure if it was worth it. There seemed to be a gift shop and then the ship. Was that it? Luckily Mom and Erin convinced me to pay up and we entered one of the most well executed exhibits I had ever experienced...in awhile anyway. There was an audio/visual presentation then a little history told by Jason the tour guide, then we entered the ship. We were able to walk ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center