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Here, you will witness the footsteps of history as you stand on ground that has been walked on for centuries.\n\nDid you know that Reginald's Tower is one of the oldest urban civic buildings in Ireland, dating all the way back to the 13th century? This tower has withstood countless wars, battles and invasions throughout history and now stands as a symbol of Waterford's hidden gems.\n\nAs a local, I can proudly say that Reginald's Tower holds a special place in my heart. I have seen this tower undergo countless restorations and renovations over the years, but it still remains as one of the most breathtaking attractions in the city.\n\nTake a moment to look around and take in the beautiful views of the River Suir. Here at Reginald's Tower, you'll find yourself surrounded by towering walls and stunning landscapes that have been untouched for generations.\n\nAs you explore the tower, keep an eye out for historical artefacts and exhibits that are guaranteed to take you back in time. From Viking weaponry to early Christian manuscripts, there's so much to discover and explore.\n\nSo, take your time exploring and don't be afraid to ask any questions or share your own stories. Don't forget to take a few photos to remember the beauty of Reginald's Tower before moving on to our next stop on our journey of Ireland's Ancient East.\n\nRemember, this is not just any ordinary tour, but a journey that is designed to be interactive and engaging. So, let's move on and discover what other hidden gems Waterford has in store for us.\n\n"},{"type":"audio","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F2.MP3?alt=media&token=7ac822d0-9c1f-4934-985d-9075bb0889ad"}]},{"address":"McLeary's Restaurant","location":{"longitudeDelta":0.1462904494578615,"latitudeDelta":0.09219986310369421,"latitude":52.260902370517755,"longitude":-7.106635649999986},"media":[{"type":"text","content":"# McLeary's Restaurant"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2Fmcleary-s.jpg?alt=media&token=5cdd0bd8-62f7-4690-9bd7-69d9be7549c7"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F302152329_753609265790014_7089529745890944409_n.jpg?alt=media&token=b0448c82-2aff-4bee-a851-17c11ded0211"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F21596144_J2grxxTuOjrYf1IhGbRQ_-d7XvONr-1LJULiicE_A5M.jpg?alt=media&token=b2b35207-a207-46d0-b23d-5a6f91bfe88d"},{"type":"text","content":"Hello and welcome to McLeary's Restaurant, one of the stops on our self-guided tour of Waterford, Ireland's Ancient East. I bet you didn't know that this restaurant is not just any ordinary eatery, but a historic building that dates back to the early 1800s. As a local guide, I am excited to share with you the unique experiences and hidden gems that make Waterford a must-visit destination.\n\nIn front of us, you'll find the charming McLeary's Restaurant, which has been serving delicious food to locals and visitors alike for over two centuries. As famous chef Julia Child once said, \"people who love to eat are always the best people\", and I couldn't agree more! Food is one of the best ways to connect with a culture and experience a place's unique tastes and smells.\n\nAs we walk around, take note of the restaurant's architecture, which is a perfect blend of old-world charm and modern amenities. The interior is a perfect reflection of Waterford's culture, which is steeped in tradition yet always evolving. I personally love the seafood chowder and have had countless happy memories shared over a meal here with family and friends.\n\nIf you're looking for a great place to take some Instagram-worthy snaps, head to the outdoor seating area, which has a stunning view of the River Suir. Take a deep breath and soak in the fresh river breeze while you're at it.\n\nAs we come to the end of this stop, I highly recommend trying some of the local fare and enjoying a relaxing meal at McLeary's Restaurant. If you're looking to continue our tour, let's move on to the next stop. Don't forget to explore the environment and engage with the local culture at every opportunity!\n\n"},{"type":"audio","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F0410%20(1).MP3?alt=media&token=408d54eb-85d6-4fe9-b704-0639f611c147"}]},{"address":"The Viking Triangle","location":{"longitudeDelta":0.1462904494578615,"latitudeDelta":0.09219986310369421,"latitude":52.26050660000001,"longitude":-7.108037300000012},"media":[{"type":"text","content":"# The Viking Triangle"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2Fimg_2344_1680x0.jpg?alt=media&token=fdc92a5b-3858-49b5-a5dc-cf79aa3985c4"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2FGiant-Dragonslayer-Viking-Sword.jpg?alt=media&token=ae73ce70-32ac-4b14-be29-7a99a59f4d34"},{"type":"text","content":"Have you ever wondered what it's like to stand in the footsteps of history? Well, we have arrived at The Viking Triangle, an area of Waterford with a rich history dating back to the 9th century when the Vikings first settled here.\n\nIn front of us, we see a collection of museums, galleries and cultural attractions that make up The Viking Triangle. As the saying goes, 'history is written in stone', and that is exactly what you will find as you explore this historically significant area of Waterford. One of the most surprising facts about The Viking Triangle is that the streets were first laid out by the Vikings over a thousand years ago and are still in use today!\n\nAs we look around, you will notice the beautiful architecture that is unique to the area. We have arrived at a place that is truly special and it's no surprise that The Viking Triangle has become one of the most highly sought-after tourist destinations in Ireland. As a local, I can tell you that there is so much history and culture to explore and each building has a story to tell.\n\nThe Viking Triangle is home to some of the most notable museums and galleries in Ireland, including The Waterford Medieval Museum, The Waterford Treasures Museum, and The Bishops Palace. Each of these museums is unique and offers visitors an opportunity to interact and engage with the history of Waterford in a truly unforgettable way.\n\nIf you are a fan of architecture, then you will find The Viking Triangle a real treat. Here you will see some of the best examples of medieval and modern architecture in Ireland. A must-see for any Instagram fanatics looking for the perfect photo!\n\nI hope you've enjoyed learning about The Viking Triangle and remember there is so much to see and do in this area. Take your time and explore all the hidden gems that the Triangle has to offer.\n\nThanks for joining me on this tour, and when you're ready, let's continue to our next exciting stop!\n\n"},{"type":"audio","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F0410%20(2).MP3?alt=media&token=863c9a5c-ae6f-4c36-824d-d4320aa3fa9d"}]},{"address":"House of Waterford Crystal","location":{"longitudeDelta":0.1462904494578615,"latitudeDelta":0.09219986310369421,"latitude":52.25937627051661,"longitude":-7.107055099999999},"media":[{"type":"text","content":"# House of Waterford Crystal"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2Fhouse-of-waterford-crystal-waterford-ireland.webp?alt=media&token=957121f7-abff-4c6b-adcd-9f38560c98a9"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2Fhouse-of-waterford-crystal-featured-in-a-lonely-planet-guide-of-ireland.webp?alt=media&token=d6456d82-22ef-4738-8d83-f4e276f115f2"},{"type":"img","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2Fhouse-of-waterford-crystal.jpg?alt=media&token=aa67c8b5-6cb4-4f52-a2af-90b628c94c43"},{"type":"text","content":"Our next stop is Waterford Crystal, where you will witness firsthand the artistry and innovation that has made Waterford famous around the world. As a local guide, I couldn't be more excited to share this experience with you.\n\nHave you ever wondered how Waterford crystal is made? Well, did you know that it takes over 200 years of experience to master the craftsmanship behind each piece? That's right, each piece of crystal is handcrafted by skilled artisans who have been perfecting their craft for centuries.\n\nAs William Yeats once said, \"My glory was I had such friends.\" The same can be said for Waterford crystal. The House of Waterford has had the privilege of working with some of the world's most talented artists, designers, and craftspeople. Their unique perspectives and skills have helped to shape the timeless beauty of Waterford crystal.\n\nAs we stand here, you will witness the creation of these exquisite works of art, from their raw materials to the final product. You will feel the heat of the furnaces and see the sparks fly as the artisans work their magic. Take a moment to immerse yourself in this experience, to witness the passion and dedication that goes into every piece.\n\nAs a local, I know that Waterford crystal is more than just a beautiful piece of art. It also has a rich history and cultural significance. Each piece tells a story of the artisans who crafted it, the era in which it was made, and the people who have cherished it over the years.\n\nSo, take your time here, explore the House of Waterford Crystal, and experience the beauty and artistry of this iconic brand. When you're ready, move on to the next stop on our walking tour and discover the hidden gems that Waterford has to offer.\n\n"},{"type":"audio","content":"https://firebasestorage.googleapis.com/v0/b/freeguides-prod.appspot.com/o/assets%2Ftours%2FaIqj7hwVQOEZlCDdQavz%2F0410%20(3).MP3?alt=media&token=24d07e02-eb73-4d74-92dc-e98e26455fa0"}]}]
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