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Lafcadio Hearn @LafcadioHearn1 Waterford, SE Coast of Ireland

The Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens in Tramore were created to honour Hearn's life and work, in the place where he spent many happy childhood days.

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I shot this today. https://t.co/bYE8rX3W5C
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnLast Sunday @tribryan had an hour to kill at the gymnastics centre so decided to try something new. What followed w… https://t.co/KNnslt2kos
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8/1
2021
A golden comet from the moon at Tramore Pier tonight. https://t.co/3kLmc4cTqsEarly morning flight at The Foyle, Tramore. https://t.co/2SMVi6ZHXz
7/21
2021
Sunrise 5.40 over Doneraile Walk Tramore https://t.co/SLv9a2Xep8
7/20
2021
Our veranda at the Gardens is just the spot for that ‘socially distant’ coffee. https://t.co/KRlVAFMm4s
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7/15
2021
DATE FOR DIARY 21st July Join the @NetIrlWaterford and @NetworkCork members, together with Deirdre Martin fellow… https://t.co/pwYg58WZrl
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7/13
2021
You can see why our Azumaya (Garden Pavilion) has been such a popular venue for events of late. A sublime setting f… https://t.co/ejnXaIFx37At our ‘pop-up’ literary event this week , MC Keith Guinan introduced Agnes Aylward interviewing author Jean Pasley… https://t.co/072uJH7T9V
7/11
2021
Our veranda at the Gardens is just the spot for that ‘socially distant’ coffee. https://t.co/KRlVAFMm4s
7/10
2021
The magic of Irish Summer swims brilliantly captured. https://t.co/TsJXTy69YMFreshly foraged in hookhead this morning and in our bread this evening in @DunbrodyHouse @Kevindundon #wexfordhttps://t.co/L3KuO3GBiI
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7/4
2021
Today we remember Captain Dave O’Flaherty, Captain Michael Baker, Sergeant Paddy Mooney and Corporal Niall Byrne wh… https://t.co/Umah1TR8Ob
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnLafcadio Hearn Gardens delighted to host author Jean Pasley on Thursday next, 8 July at 5pm to read from Black Drag… https://t.co/GAEup8gulE
7/3
2021
Recently published novel totally centred on three key women in Hearn’s life, his Greek Mother, Rosa, first wife Mat… https://t.co/iRn2N5WtAz
7/2
2021
Don't you just love our wildlife. https://t.co/dkSU05FBGS
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnMid Summer #NetWalk in #Tramore with @ONeill_Aisling National President @Network_Ireland and @NetIrlWaterford Presi… https://t.co/EH5yFb24qg
Retweeted by Lafcadio Hearn @LafcadioHearn1 we thank you for your thoughtful words Janet - and we all look forward to visiting the gardens soo… https://t.co/N0XtoB88yR
Retweeted by Lafcadio Hearn @LafcadioHearn1 gardens today- first day of the holidays! And the Doneraile walk in Tramore- what a day for both!… https://t.co/DTjcT5hiT1
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnSometimes people come into your life for a reason. Unscripted moments have their own unique brand of magic. Enjoy t… https://t.co/3D3Pit7wLR
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7/1
2021
Waterford City & County Council : Waterford Community Safety Partnership Webinar. Click on link today to join the d… https://t.co/etMWxpyYPj
Retweeted by Lafcadio Hearn#IrishSilverMuseum, latest addition @WaterfordTreasures. How fitting that Ireland’s oldest city has its most charmi… https://t.co/ynd2Pc5hogWaterford City & County Council : Waterford Community Safety Partnership Webinar. Click on link today to join the d… https://t.co/etMWxpyYPj
6/29
2021
Our glorious ferns, in bronze & golden hues, harbingers of the midsummer solstice. https://t.co/Ac1oABH6JFOur first dogwood bloom of the year in the woodland section of the gardens. https://t.co/5yKPqI7lGuThis episode from the Irish War of Independence is little known. The target of this attack, the Coastguard Station… https://t.co/ToRlek6BoH
6/21
2021
The Waterford coast described by Robt Lloyd Praeger (1937) : ‘flowery slopes, lofty cliffs & stacks & pinnacled isl… https://t.co/2pHG97ft5SPublished by #HeritageCouncil in 2011, this remains the best general guide to our extraordinary coastline, replete… https://t.co/eK8aUi0gQa
6/17
2021
Thank you very much for having us. It is always so nice to visit this wonderful garden. Each time I make a visit, I… https://t.co/nL0Iruoxtl
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnSylvia Beach noted that the Joyce treated everyone as an equal, whether they were waiters, children, writers, princ… https://t.co/cBN0ZlhMBm
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnAnd that’s not counting the multiple swimming coves like Portally, Newtown Cove & the Guillamene. https://t.co/VzwkNlHMniNetwork Ireland Waterford Branch members Mid Summer Walk on Tramore Beach with optional Fish & Chips. Wednesday 23… https://t.co/1v6gAWGi3U
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6/16
2021
"Two recent novels—'The Sweetest Fruits' by Monique Truong and 'Black Dragonfly' by Jean Pasley—have centered aroun… https://t.co/mSeVpJsv9L
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnIn gardening, as in life, in the words of Mark Twain, ‘Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection’. https://t.co/HAAje2OK3r
6/15
2021
Ireland has a new 'Museum of Time' - with over 600 exhibits for fans of horology in Waterford...… https://t.co/ANY46p4vOY
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnThought for the day ….. https://t.co/OEn371ld8hOfficially opening today, a new gem is added to Waterford’s Museum Quarter. We have the mountains & the sea and now… https://t.co/JyTkLRld73
6/14
2021
Co Waterford Coastline today #Waterford https://t.co/xtXpXIjrsL
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnThis is a sublime collection of 100 translated very short Japanese poems from the golden age of its court poetry.… https://t.co/dgxV4ZDKE3
6/13
2021
Waterford’s pride flag has been re-raised this afternoon. https://t.co/e8NLC72KM9
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6/11
2021
HE Mitsuru Kitano, Japanese Ambassador to Ireland & Mrs Yoshie Kitano paid a surprise informal visit to us yesterd… https://t.co/OnB6b8yMC9
6/8
2021
To rethink your #garden, learn #Japanese @LafcadioHearn1 #miegakure #ochitubaki #間 #nebari https://t.co/Fe2Y2InGuQ
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6/6
2021
‘Turn off the grey in your life & light the colours inside you.’ Pablo Picasso
6/5
2021
First sweet honeysuckle or woodbine emerging on the ditches. #biodiversity https://t.co/iCBKmESYYj
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnSkills To Compete - Surf Instructor & Beach Lifeguard Traineeship. Start Date: 22/11/2021 End Date: 27/05/2022 Du… https://t.co/wwIq9ViO8E
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnDactylorhiza kerryensis, Western Marsh Orchid, in Tramore, Co. Waterford, this morning. https://t.co/pgNlvgSGbi
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6/3
2021
Magnificent new Waterford attraction & huge credit to the small but dedicated Museum team involved. Let’s not forg… https://t.co/nwGEepqSxa
6/1
2021
Now on view @CBL_Dublin - utterly remarkable collection of Japanese coloured prints from the Edo period. These vis… https://t.co/hbnQtaNdPsMetal Man under Full Moon #Tramore #Waterford https://t.co/euY9b8NVHm
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnAnn Nolan of @TramoreEcoGroup was delighted to receive a gift voucher from @LafcadioHearn1 today, it is part of a p… https://t.co/xAjiu2wubJ
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5/28
2021
Tradition is the celebration of fire, not the veneration of ashes’ - Princess Caroline of Monaco#Waterford #VisitWaterford #Irelandsbestkeptsecret ..please retweet https://t.co/IaX9jDgdF4
Retweeted by Lafcadio Hearn @ThomBreathnach @irishexaminer @Vickie_Maye @pure_cork @ExperienceKerry @ClareTourism @visitBurren @Limerick_iehttps://t.co/zXE9VaWihY
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnGreat news tonight with the announcement of 11 award winning swimming places along the Waterford coastline. And the… https://t.co/c1LU3D9X0gSo many delights await the staycation visitor to Waterford this Summer. Stunning blue flag beaches, entrancing gard… https://t.co/CSszMxjmIm
5/25
2021
80th Birthday Boy #BobDylan captures the Tramore mood & that of other traditional resorts : ‘Yes, to dance beneath… https://t.co/wduafeKF3y
5/24
2021
Click on this link to order our €60 year-round day pass for you & a friend : https://t.co/gH1886tUT2 https://t.co/T1UCGkZCo5
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5/23
2021
There will never be a better year to visit Tramore & Ireland’s South-East coast than 2021. We have the unspoiled o… https://t.co/S7m4KV1gKY
5/21
2021
Click on this link to order our €60 year-round day pass for you & a friend : https://t.co/gH1886tUT2 https://t.co/T1UCGkZCo5‘To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow’ - Audrey Hepburn https://t.co/4Qzhcsa0Eg
5/18
2021
The Pier at Tramore tonight https://t.co/W3SGViahWhTramore Bay tonight worthy of a Turner painting. https://t.co/pG05iNcgDvJust one of Waterford’s stunning & frequently deserted beaches. One for every day of the month. This is a stunning… https://t.co/f0yCWqCKg0Traditional postcard from Tramore. We have The Strand still - & it is magnificent- but the range of activities avai… https://t.co/TOnWlqgPmh
5/17
2021
Peony after rain, nature perfected. https://t.co/GgCyJOBYqcOur irises, on the edge of the lower pond, confident heralds of long summer days ahead. https://t.co/bzcjSa9wRRAzalea ‘Japonica Arabesk’ has really flourished since we first planted it throughout the gardens in 2015. https://t.co/7k5JAqTorP‘Verily, trees & shrubs, rocks & stones, all shall enter into Nirvana’ - Lafcadio Hearn. https://t.co/ZqGNAYoO8x‘Between the showers’ our gardens are open for the discerning visitor, today & every day 10am to 5pm. https://t.co/vsjC9dnRi9Afra abu ! https://t.co/ASwxlZzqhS#Faithlegg Hotel is a great supporter of ours & a magnificent base to stay whatever your reason to visit Waterford… https://t.co/sqLT7VqPUM
5/16
2021
Waterford Whiskey : world beating performance at San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021. And it can only get… https://t.co/HA2vKTMI3w
5/10
2021
Tony Barber of the Financial Times just picked Lafcadio Hearn as one of his ‘fantasy dinner party’ guests. He point… https://t.co/fEt0gp66fg
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnLullaby of Takeda [Takeda No Komoriuta], Japanese Folk Song - The Red Bi... https://t.co/2hxjUL0uRJ via @YouTubeA favourite astonishing place Gaulstown Dolmen #Waterford #IrelandsAncientEast https://t.co/PHAxGlfAmk
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnThe dawn breaks on a wet and windy cliff walk #DunmoreEast to #Portally #rainhailorshine #dil2021https://t.co/wxm1drxtrL
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnBird song to welcome the May sunshine and brighter days ahead. https://t.co/YQAgM3MLNy
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnSublime translation, beautifully explained , this has to be the perfect bedside book for 2021. So many gems. We hop… https://t.co/30LadIB6mu
5/9
2021
Tony Barber of the Financial Times just picked Lafcadio Hearn as one of his ‘fantasy dinner party’ guests. He point… https://t.co/fEt0gp66fg
5/6
2021
Bird song to welcome the May sunshine and brighter days ahead. https://t.co/YQAgM3MLNy
5/2
2021
It’s been a great year for the bluebells. https://t.co/gfJvQMgGeQ
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5/1
2021
Azaleas by the lower pond, gleam after rain, great survivors, clinging to little pockets of clay between the black… https://t.co/bUOXA5LGYjClose up of flowering cherry tree : ‘Blushing Bride’, planted in our gardens by HRH Princess Takamodo in 2017, bota… https://t.co/sLbZzauAWvThank you to Keith Guinan,our Garden Guide, for this magnificent shot taken today of our azalea covered bank beneat… https://t.co/jNffeaRu5yPine & Japanese maple in the background with the new leaves of pieris forestii to the fore, looking across to the V… https://t.co/dh9zYw4yYq
4/30
2021
@AsiaUcd @ucdslcl @HumanitiesUCD @UCD_Japan @UCDHumanities @BalestierPress @Japanfoundation @TCDAsianStudieshttps://t.co/7ChZq34NrC
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnImmortalising Lafcadio Hearn, our man in Japan. (The @LafcadioHearn1 gardens in Tramore Co Waterford are stunning a… https://t.co/9UZfTOEjpD
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4/28
2021
Agnes Aylward from @LafcadioHearn1 Japanese Gardens #Tramore says they’re already busy with weddings which are stil… https://t.co/jOgYtCN43A
Retweeted by Lafcadio HearnIt’s been a great year for the bluebells. https://t.co/gfJvQMgGeQPrincess Takamado of the Japanese Imperial Family planted this cherry tree during her Irish visit in July 2017. The… https://t.co/MTR9SkgWi6
4/26
2021
POETRY DAY 29 April 3pm : Livestream broadcast : Readings of Seán Dunne’s Poetry and Prose - Theatre Royal Waterfor… https://t.co/5wNX8ViBqM
4/21
2021
Lá na mná! Congratulations to the remarkable @rachaelblackmor, @LindaDoyle & @IrishRugby team. Across Ireland, Amer… https://t.co/ievGRVvgjO
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4/11
2021
‘A multitude of small delights constitute happiness’ - #CharlesBaudelaire, French Poet, born OTD 1821. https://t.co/4toic9Ir7g
4/9
2021
@fionndavenport @IrishTimes Fionn. DM us & we will give u an overview of Tramore, the Victorian beach resort which… https://t.co/b6vrtOV5UWEnjoy Cherry Blossom Time at Japanese Gardens. Open 10.30-5pm daily https://t.co/1CWjFPsMbJ
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4/7
2021
Thank you #GIY.IE/GROWITFORWARD & #@WaterfordLibs, Tramore Branch, for this initiative. The best #KeepWell idea yet. https://t.co/8dRABUKs3B
4/6
2021
A reminder of the stunning attractions Waterford has to offer the active retired visitor ! The gradual gradient of… https://t.co/Ukq0rCYJQb
4/5
2021
Our much loved mature Magnolia Soulangeana, planted by our good neighbour, the late Mrs Toomey, all those years ago… https://t.co/HGlKnxg14JEnjoy Cherry Blossom Time at Japanese Gardens. Open 10.30-5pm daily https://t.co/1CWjFPsMbJThe late Mrs Toomey, founder of Tramore ICA, planted this magnolia, in what is now our Victorian Garden, many decad… https://t.co/8e3uWk0eYB
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4/4
2021

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