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Ulster Grand Prix: The World’s Fastest Road Race

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The Ulster Grand Prix is firmly established as one of the highlights in Northern Ireland’s road racing calendar, holding the record as the fastest road race in the world. Attracting many of the top names in road racing, the Ulster Grand Prix returns to the Dundrod circuit from 8th – 13th August 2016. An all-star lineup [...]

Immerse yourself in Fermanagh’s Food and Loughs

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August is Love NI Meat month and if you’re looking to sample some of Northern Ireland’s best, Fermanagh is the place. One of the best ways to take in its breathtaking landscapes is by water, before stopping off and dining on the many delights from the surrounding farmland. Water Trails in Fermanagh They say you [...]

Explore Doors Of Thrones in Northern Ireland

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Northern Ireland is #GOTterritory and it’s easy to see why. Medieval buildings, rugged mountains and dramatic coastlines make Northern Ireland the perfect film set for HBO’s epic Game of Thrones®. When the trees along Northern Ireland’s famous Dark Hedges (better known to Game of Thrones® fans as the ‘Kingsroad’) blew over in Storm Gertrude earlier this year, [...]

5 Unique Ways to Experience Strangford Lough

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An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and wildlife importance, the spectacular 15 mile stretch of Strangford Lough has a lot to offer. During Northern Ireland’s Year of Food and Drink, immerse yourself in the sights and smells of one of Northern Ireland’s most picturesque spots. Work up an appetite with stunning walks, thrilling watersports or a [...]

10 Northern Ireland Beer Gardens to Visit this Summer

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Now that summer has arrived and the sports season is in full swing, a beer garden is the perfect place to relax and while away a lazy, sunny afternoon. From covered courtyards to family-friendly terraces, here’s a snapshot of some of Northern Ireland’s beer gardens to wet your whistle. 1. The Bureau, Jordanstown Bureau by the Lough [...]

15 Spectacular Beaches in Northern Ireland

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Northern Ireland is home to some of the most spectacular beaches in Europe. The naturally stunning formations of the coastline provide long stretches of golden sand and impressive sand dunes. So whether you’re looking to book the perfect staycation for the family this summer or simply get ideas for the best days out, with its Ten [...]

Game of Thrones Inspired Experiences in Northern Ireland

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HBO’s Game of Thrones® is one of the most popular fantasy TV series ever made and filmed right here in Northern Ireland. As Season 6 kicks off, why not immerse yourself in the real world of Westeros and Winterfell on a Game of Thrones inspired experience in Northern Ireland? Drama, intrigue and adventure await… All Aboard [...]

Must Try Tasty Food Cycle Tours in Northern Ireland

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Cycling, scenery and food, it’s a winning combination and thanks to these two fantastic Cycle Tour experiences anyone can take in the sights, smells and taste of Northern Ireland’s stunning landscapes and finest food. Food Cycle Tours Northern Ireland The Mournes and Sperrins, areas of outstanding natural beauty, are the perfect starting point for your 2 wheeled foodie trail. [...]

Brewing the Perfect Cup of Tea

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It’s fair to say we love a wee cup of tea here in Northern Ireland. But did you know that our love of the humble cuppa has stemmed from a home-grown tea brewing tradition? To celebrate our tea brewing heroes this Brewing and Distilling Month, we’re giving you a taste of just some of our top producers [...]

Love our Food, Love Our Locals

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Northern Ireland is home to a hospitable bunch of people who just love going the extra mile for their visitors. Hospitality goes hand in hand when it comes enjoying the perfect meal, and we’ve caught up with two of Northern Ireland’s local food heroes who reveal just how much love and care they put into being the host with the most. Patsy O’Kane, Beech Hill Country [...]