As you prepare for our upcoming conference in beautiful Waterford, Ireland, we wanted to provide you with some essential information to ensure your trip is as smooth and enjoyable as possible.
Getting to Waterford:
Waterford is a picturesque city located on the southeast coast of Ireland, known for its rich history, stunning landscapes, and warm hospitality. To reach Waterford, you have several options:
- By Air: You can fly into Dublin Airport (DUB) and take a scenic train or bus journey to Waterford.
- By Train: Ireland’s railway network connects major cities, including Dublin and Cork, to Waterford. The train journey provides a chance to take in Ireland’s scenic countryside.
- By Bus: An extensive bus network operated by Bus Éireann and other companies links Waterford to various cities in Ireland.
- By Car: If you prefer driving, you can rent a car and explore the country at your own pace. The road networks are well-maintained, and driving in Ireland offers breathtaking views.
Waterford offers a range of accommodation options to suit various preferences and budgets. You can choose from charming bed and breakfasts, boutique hotels, and modern lodgings in the city center. Booking your accommodation in advance is advisable to secure your preferred choice.
While attending the conference will be your main focus, we encourage you to explore Waterford’s local attractions in your free time. Don’t miss:
- Waterford Crystal Factory: Discover the art of crystal-making at the renowned Waterford Crystal Factory.
- Waterford Greenway: Take a leisurely cycle or stroll along this scenic trail that follows an old railway line.
- Reginald’s Tower: Visit this historic tower to learn more about Waterford’s Viking past.
- The Copper Coast Geopark: Explore Ireland’s geological heritage and stunning coastal landscapes.
Irish cuisine is renowned for its hearty and delicious flavors. Be sure to try traditional dishes such as Irish stew, seafood chowder, and, of course, savor a pint of Guinness at a local pub.
We are excited to welcome you to Waterford, where you will not only participate in an enriching conference but also have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture and beauty of this wonderful city.
Safe travels, and we look forward to hosting you in Waterford!