The Social Activities Department devises an exciting social calendar for you to enjoy every month. You will visit Waterford’s many places of interest, such as its Museums and Art Galleries, as well as its’ beaches and countryside. You will go on tours around the city, and learn about the city’s history and culture. Your teacher will take you on class excursions, and the school also offers trips outside of class time for you to enjoy.
You will also learn about Irish culture in your class, such as Irish expressions and slang, typical Irish traditions and food, Irish myths and so on.
ISE also hosts many parties for you to enjoy, such as Christmas and Easter parties and Talent Show competitions as well! The winner of the last Talent Show won a trip to Paris. Take part, practise your English and make friends!
Waterford has a vibrant cultural & social scene with a year round programme of festivals, varied theatre performances, great evening and night time entertainment.
Waterford boasts a growing food culture that caters for all tastes; whether it is traditional fish ‘n’ chips, Michelin Star cuisine, quality coffee, cosy pub grub, local farmers markets or international dishes, you will find it all in Waterford
The Waterford Greenway is a spectacular 46km off-road cycling and walking trail along an old railway line between Waterford and Dungarvan. Enjoy a beautiful journey across three tall viaducts from the river to the sea.
Waterford has a great variety of bars, from charming country pubs that have become a meeting point for the surrounding community to bustling modern and loud urban bars. If it is live music you want there are plenty of pubs that offer a range from traditional to modern cover bands & original artists. Waterford also has one of the most famous premium night club that received famous bands concerts around the year. Do not miss a night out with your friends at Factory.
After practicing your English in the pubs and nightclubs of Waterford, take some time to visit the many Museums that this city has to offer. Learn how the Viking’s lived taking a stroll around the Viking Triangle and set your imagination. Waterford Crystal and the visionary characters behind its evolution have crafted a unique story in glass through more than 200 years, take a time and visit the Waterford Crystal Museum.