Immrama Festival of Travel Writing 2017

Terry Waite CBE and Colm Tóibín set for Lismore for Immrama Festival of Travel Writing 2017 Multi award winning author Colm Tóibín, humanitarian and author Terry Waite CBE, journalist and author Des Ekin, writer and documentary maker Tom Feiling and adventurer and author Andre P. Sykes are some of the world-renowned writers who are about […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 “The Comeraghs… from the Mountains to the Sea…..” The Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 has a myriad of events lined up to suit all tastes and all ages. It takes place from 15th to the 18th of September. It has become such an established festival since it first graced the Comeragh area […]

Waterford Where I Live

Waterford Where I Live A taste of what surrounds us here in Waterford A quote from the Dalai Lama got me thinking, “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before”! Because of my travels with Waterford In Your Pocket I tend to end up in a new place nearly every week. At each turn […]

Lismore Ice Houses To Be Preserved

Lismore celebrates 25 years as a heritage town by restoring 19th Century ice houses  VOLUNTEERS and Waterford City and Council Council staff in Ireland’s Top Small Tourism Town of Lismore, Co Waterford, are teaming up to restore two early 19th Century ice houses which played a critical role in the salmon  trade on the Blackwater […]

Waterford and Ireland’s Ancient East

The Minister for Tourism, Paschal Donohoe and Minister of State, Michael Ring announced a new tourism initiative for Ireland’s east coast called “Ireland’s Ancient East”  as a follow-up to the Wild Atlantic Way on the west coast. Visitors along ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’ are set the challenged to immerse themselves in the history of Ireland’s east […]