Tag Archives: Causeway Coast

Walks with Captivating Views along the Causeway Coastal Route

Posted on by Sarah S

Rated as one of the top five road trips worldwide, the Causeway Coastal Route is a must see for anyone visiting Northern Ireland. Boasting non-stop spectacular scenery, many spots are also begging to be explored on foot. Stretch Your Legs As you leave Belfast, passing Newtownabbey and Carrickfergus, take the optional route around Island Magee to the [...]

A History of The Gobbins Cliff Path

Posted on by Rachel

On the very edge of the Irish Sea along the spectacular Causeway Coastal Route, County Antrim you’ll find The Gobbins, a dramatic coastal walk.  Steeped in history, this state-of-the-art attraction will excite both the adventure seeker and the industrial heritage enthusiast alike. Taking bookings from 30th April 2016, the path will reopen in time for May Day holiday. [...]

Quaint Harbours and Coastal Villages in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Rachel

With over 200km of diverse coastline and a strong maritime history, Northern Ireland is the perfect destination for a relaxing touring holiday. Home to some truly beautiful harbours and coastal villages, we’ve put together a choice to inspire your next short break or weekend getaway. Northern Ireland’s Harbours and Coastal Villages Strangford Lough  The pretty conservation [...]

Andrei Burton’s Big Road Trip in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Rachel

We teamed up with Andrei Burton – one of the UK’s most successful mountain bike trials athletes for an incredible stunt video in Northern Ireland. Watch our video as he performs some mind blowing stunts at iconic locations throughout Northern Ireland. Andrei has competed in events all over the world and credentials include Guinness World [...]

Game of Thrones actress Michelle Fairley chats about the Causeway Coast

Posted on by Rachel

HBO’s Game of Thrones® is one of the most popular and successful fantasy TV series ever made, and boosts a huge fan following right here in Northern Ireland due to the series being partially filmed on our shores. We caught up with Northern Ireland born actress Michelle Fairley, known for her role in the hit [...]

Must Try Outdoor Activities for 2015

Posted on by Jayne

Whether it be overcoming your fear of heights, trying something completely new or developing skills in an activity you have tried before, Northern Ireland offers countless opportunities to add to that list in 2015. Here is a flavour of some of the adventures you could be experiencing this year… Sea Kayak along the Causeway Coast [...]

Uncovering the history of Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Posted on by Rachel

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is one of Northern Ireland’s most iconic landmarks and its picture is regularly shown around the world. Situated along the North Antrim coastline, it is surrounded by wild flora and fauna set against a backdrop of some of the most dramatic coastline in the world. Traditionally fishermen erected the bridge to Carrick-a-Rede [...]

One week to go until Giro d’Italia comes to Northern Ireland!

Posted on by Rachel

It’s one of the biggest sporting events ever to hit these shores and is set to ignite interest in cycling around the country, yes, the Giro d’Italia arrives in Northern Ireland next week for the Grande Partenza (Big Start) from May 9th to 11th. Taking in Belfast, the Causeway Coastal Route and Armagh, the first [...]

Summer Madness at Glenarm

Posted on by Jane

Ireland’s premier Christian Festival kicks off this weekend in the magnificent surroundings of Glenarm Estate. Summer Madness will run from Friday the 29th of June until Tuesday the 3rd of July, this year promises to be unmissable with even more outdoor activities to get stuck into including zorbing & bungee trampolining. If you’re not the [...]

A Giant Visitor Experience

Posted on by Jane

One of Northern Ireland’s top attractions is getting ready to open it’s brand new visitor centre. The National Trust is delighted to announce that the new Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre will open on Tuesday 3rd July with public access from 1pm. The visitor experience includes; A new state of the art visitor centre featuring an illuminating exhibition showcasing the [...]