Waterford Greenway Bike Hire - What's in Waterford City?
Waterford (in Irish: Port Láirge, meaning "Lárag's port") is situated at the head of Waterford Harbour. It is the oldest city within Ireland and was 'founded' by the Vikings. There are 65,928 people living in the Waterford Metropolitan District.
Waterford is known worldwide for Waterford Crystal, a legacy of the city's former glass making industry.
Reginald's Tower is the oldest urban civic building in Ireland, it is believed to be the first building in Ireland to use mortar. To this day, it remains Waterford's most recognisable landmark.
Waterford is well-known for having a huge variety of celebrated restaurants and eateries. A popular destination with tourists from around the world, there are many different museums, theatres and galleries to visit. There are so many events and festivals held throughout the year, there's always something to keep you entertained!