Tag Archives: Derry-Londonderry

Step into the Seamus Heaney Experience

Posted on by Sarah S

Northern Ireland is home to many a literary legend, but perhaps none more legendary than the Nobel Laureate, Seamus Heaney. This autumn, step into the Seamus Heaney experience and explore his beloved home place, Bellaghy. Discover the life and literature, and the faces and places that inspired Northern Ireland’s most famous son. Seamus Heaney HomePlace On [...]

Dog Friendly Walks and Places to Stay in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Ellie

When it comes to walking, there are few who love it more than man’s best friend. With its wide open spaces, excellent walking options and accommodation properties that welcome pets, what better way to treat you and your dog than on a short break to Northern Ireland? We’ve put together some fantastic dog-friendly walks and dog friendly [...]

LegenDerry Food Fest: Accommodation Offer

Posted on by Mags

Enjoy 2 nights bed & breakfast with a four course gourmet dinner at the newly opened Bishops Gate Hotel, Derry-Londonderry, from just £139pp* Experience the culinary delights of the LegenDerry Food Fest this month at a two-day event of entertainment, excitement, and fantastic local food. Led by some of Northern Ireland’s finest culinary talent, including [...]

Legenderry Weekenders: The Boys!

Posted on by Ellie

Let’s face it, there’s no romance like a bro-mance. From the power-couplings of Hollywood mega stars George Clooney and Brad Pit to our favourite Geordie duo, Ant and Dec, man’s best friend is quite clearly…a man. So, what could be better than spending a few action-packed days away with your mates? Our Weekenders set the [...]

10 Romantic Locations in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Carla

According to old tradition, a leap year is the perfect chance for a woman to take matters into her own hands and get down on one knee! Have a look at some of the most romantic spots in Northern Ireland that offer the perfect backdrop for that memorable moment. 1. The romantic cathedral city of Armagh [...]

Offer of the week: New Irish Music Festival in Derry~Londonderry

Posted on by Carla

**Offer of the Week** Why not come to Derry~Londonderry’s newest Irish Music Festival and stay for 1 night B&B at the 4* Everglades Hotel, Derry, from only £80 per room* Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin presents a brand new festival celebrating the very best in Irish music, both traditional and contemporary, the Derry International Irish Music Festival from [...]

Hidden Stories of the Walled City

Posted on by Martin

If you are sitting comfortably, then we shall begin. Our story is set in Derry~Londonderry -  the UK City of Culture 2013. It is an ancient yet contemporary place within which we find ‘The Walled City,’ one of Europe’s best preserved walled settlements. If these walls could talk, what stories might they tell?  Chapter 1 – The [...]

Play on some of Northern Ireland’s best golf courses: Tyrone & Londonderry

Posted on by Sheena

Northern Ireland is made for golf. Our soft climate, warmed by tropical gulf streams, makes it ideal for golf all year round. Dramatic landscapes, quality accommodation and the hearty warm welcome which awaits you, mean that your next golfing holiday could really be the best you’ll ever experience. So as you plan your golfing break, [...]

10 things to do in Northern Ireland this week!

Posted on by Rachel

Looking for something to do this week?  Check out our pick of the Top Ten events for the coming week. Photo by Nick Meers Me and My Girl, Island Arts Centre, Lisburn, Co. Antrim, April 8 -12. A toe tapping and infectiously happy musical including instantly recognisable and cheerful melodies which gives an insight of [...]

Derry-Londonderry – In Pictures

Posted on by Jane

In our next In Pictures feautre, we’re in Derry~Londonderry  which is in the midst of an epic year-long culture fest, so it’s a 2013 must-see. Voted 4th in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel Guide 2013’, Londonderry, also known as Derry, is an ancient yet contemporary city. Peace Bridge Guildhall The Guildhall is a beautiful building [...]