Graduation - the occasion that awards students’ hard work and marks the beginning of a new and exciting chapter where a young adult must now map out their own career path.Graduation Dress So many of us graduate wearing the honorary cap and gown without fully understanding this type of uniform. It seems that every University have different traditions and the colours of the robes vary greatly. According to The University of Limerick website; the history of Academic dress dates ...

Team Building has become more and more common in recent years; It is generally seen as important that business organisations create a culture of trust. According to virtu.com 27% of employees who plan to leave within the first year cite feeling ‘disconnected’ to the organisation (HerdWisdom) and 72% of highly engaged employees understand their importance or role and how it contributes to organisational success (ClearCompany). With this in mind; corporate team building exercises are a goo...

The Summer months are holiday time for families! Although many travel to sunny destinations outside of Ireland often a staycation is the holiday of choice. When choosing a family holiday destination there are a number of factors that are important to consider: 1. Family Friendly Offers Family Holidays can prove expensive; from buying meals every day to providing entertainment for the kids. At Viking Hotel in Waterford, we understand the challenge! We have family rooms in the...

Waterford is one of the best counties to visit in Ireland this Summer! There are loads of things to do in Waterford whether you are travelling alone, as a couple or one big happy family! Here are a few highlights.

The Viking Hotel is conveniently located just off the N25 in Waterford making it one of the most accessible cities in Ireland; with Dublin and Cork taking just under two hours to reach, and Rosslare Port just over an hour. This motorway can get you anywhere in Ireland making The Viking Hotel an ideal base when attending meetings in Waterford and surrounding areas. Aside from it being a sophisticated, convenient and professional venue to host corporate meetings, the Viking Hotel has ...