Ever fallen in love with Ardmore, Waterford? Then you know that feeling of coming home. Feeling safe. Feeling complete. Knowing that you’re where you should be. Well, that’s what Maureen Moore Tarbox and Ellen Moore Shanahan have shared with us. Here’s their story: “Ardmore was the birthplace of our grandmother, Ellen Power. Unfortunately, she died… Continue reading How To Survive Your First Visit Home To Beautiful Ardmore
Step into heritage. A time gone by. And, meet a family at harvest time. A special thanks to Tom Power and all the Power family for sharing these truly evocative pictures that remember a time of a community and family at harvest time.
Craving adventures? We’ve got the perfect coastal hideaway. Spectacular views. Hidden coves. Fine dining. The best coffee stops. And, 100% jam-packed with adventures. But how to create your perfect adventure? Not an easy task when, for most, it has to feel “just right”. Adventures Are Always Personal It’s your time now. To do what you… Continue reading Make Your First Heavenly Ardmore Adventure Happen In Just A Few Amazing Hours (Read Below to See How!)
No visit to Ardmore is complete without a visit to the ruins of Ardmore Cathedral. Located just a short stroll from the Main Street in the heart of Ardmore Village, the site was formally recognised as a Cathedral in 1170. It underwent several phases of construction over the centuries and the present building showcases various… Continue reading Sure-Fire Ways To Unlock The Secrets Of Ardmore Cathedral
Over the years of WWI and WWII, many ships fell victim to the destructive power of submarine attack along the coastline of Ireland. And, nowadays we look out to sea enjoying the coastlines and understandably never think that once a powerful fleet hunted their prey and the many British warships and shipping vessels that would… Continue reading These Amazing Images Show Just How Submarines Laid In Wait Outside Ardmore Bay
Behind every door is a story. And, every window a perspective. Way back in 2009, there was a brief discussion between Mary Moloney as chairperson of Ardmore Tidytowns and Michael Reilly. This then led to an email exchange about the history of Main Street in Ardmore with James Quain. James then wrote a lovely draft… Continue reading Do You Know The Story Behind Every Door In Ardmore?
Step into Ardmore’s Golden Age of Saints and Scholars and visit the Round Tower of Ardmore. Trace the steps where Ireland’s pioneering saints and monks wrote some of the world’s greatest manuscripts. And, how they spread their learning and spirituality throughout Europe locked in the Dark Ages. Be inspired, as all visitors are, by the… Continue reading A New Way To Talk About Ardmore: Get Inspired By The Beauty Of Ardmore’s Round Tower
Spend one night in Ardmore and you’ll be rewarded with memories forever. Here, are the wonderful pictures taken by Dr. Murphy. All taken on one night many moons ago in Ardmore. It’s like everyone turned around just to say hello. A warm thank you to Margaret Murphy and her family for letting us post her… Continue reading Will These Amazing Faces In The Crowd Change The Way You Think About Heritage?
Appearance can be deceptive. At first glance, Ardmore Beach is like the other beautiful beaches along Ireland’s Ancient East. Clean and crisp sands. It’s impossible not to be impressed. But, when the tide is in, it seems like the sea is calling us to share something more. And, yes there’s a secret on Ardmore Beach.… Continue reading Introducing What Really Lies Beneath? There’s A Lost Treasure In Ardmore Bay!!
Transport yourself to a time when fishing shaped the lives of the people of Ardmore. A time of comradery, hard work, and even beauty. Compare life nowadays to the simpler existence of fishermen. Experience how it felt when they cast their nets for spratts in Ardmore. Enjoy the fruits of this description of fishing in… Continue reading Fall In Love With The Captivating Poetry Of Fishermen Pulling In Their Nets In Amazing Ardmore