The most fascinating ruins in Ireland

The most fascinating ruins in Ireland

Reading about the past of Ireland in history books or staring at exhibits in museums can be a lot of fun, but nothing compares to how history just comes alive when you are actually visiting the remnants of times past. The lush green Irish countryside hides many such treasures, some famous and visited by many, and some of them forgotten by all except for locals. Often when you walk aimlessly in some scenic corner of Ireland, you might chance upon an old ruin that can date back to medieval tim... [ read more ]

The best restaurants in Waterford

The best restaurants in Waterford

Restaurants are not a modern invention and they have been around for hundreds of year in the guide of inns and taverns. As the oldest city in Ireland, it's no surprise that Waterford is chock full of restaurants, one more interesting than the other. Waterford might not be the largest city in Ireland, but it has a bustling dining scene that caters to locals as well as to tourists looking for 'authentic' Irish experiences. From smoky and dark traditional pubs where you can taste old time Irish... [ read more ]

Top 5 essential travel experiences in Ireland

Top 5 essential travel experiences in Ireland

Visiting Ireland for the first time is terribly exciting, so exciting that some travelers might wonder where to start exploring this amazing country. Drinking Guinness and admiring the green scenery are probably on the mind of everyone who first steps off the plane on Irish soil, but there is so much more you can do on the Emerald Isles. Wherever you go in Ireland, and however long you stay, there will always be something to keep you busy, whether it's just a walk in the countryside or down ... [ read more ]

The best pubs in Waterford

The best pubs in Waterford

As the oldest city in Ireland, Waterford has had plenty of time to gather a nice collection of pubs for every preference. There are more than enough cozy traditional pubs where locals gather for a few pints and a chat, as well as bustling modern pubs where music is blaring and even the pub grub comes in organic versions. Relaxing at an Irish pub is a downright compulsory experience for anyone visiting Ireland, and if you're in Waterford you can rest assured that you will find some of the finest ... [ read more ]

Top 5 attractions in Waterford

Top 5 attractions in Waterford

Waterford is the oldest city in Ireland, and one of the country's busiest port, even today. Like most Irish cities, Waterford flourished during the Celtic Tiger, and some parts of the city are sleek and modern. And yet, there are entire chunks of Waterford that feel positively medieval, and not in the negative sense. Waterford has a special charm, something between the rural appeal of small Irish towns, and the historic, almost grand feel of very old and dignified cities. If you want a relax... [ read more ]