Tag Archives: Game of Thrones

Waterfall Walks in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Rachel

With our dramatic coastlines and rugged landscapes, it is no surprise that we are home to some breathtaking waterfalls. Found in secluded woodlands, on coastal drives or even at luxury hotels, below you’ll find a selection of stunning waterfall walks in Northern Ireland. Glenoe A short stroll from the charming village of Glenoe, on a woodland [...]

Explore Doors Of Thrones in Northern Ireland

Posted on by Sarah S

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, [...]

Northern Ireland – Game of Thrones® Territory Part I

Posted on by Mags

You don’t have to travel far to see why HBO chose Northern Ireland as the perfect place to film Game of Thrones®. From authentic medieval buildings, to beautiful landscapes and far-reaching views, Northern Ireland is the picture perfect filming location. In Part 1 of our Game of Thrones Filming Locations series we look at some [...]

Discover ‘Westeros’ in Northern Ireland: Part 2

Posted on by Rachel

After ten weeks of betrayal, weddings and death, season five of HBO’s award-winning fantasy TV show Game of Thrones® has come to an end. Over the last five seasons, Game of Thrones® has become the most popular television series in the world. However, did you know many of the show’s most memorable scenes are filmed in Northern [...]

Discover ‘Westeros’ in Northern Ireland: Part 1

Posted on by Rachel

After ten weeks of betrayal, weddings and death, season five of HBO’s award-winning fantasy TV show Game of Thrones® has come to an end. Over the last five seasons, Game of Thrones® has become the most popular television series in the world. However, did you know many of the show’s most memorable scenes are filmed in Northern [...]

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 [...]

National Trust Houses and Gardens of Northern Ireland

Posted on by Lynne

Have you visited any of the houses that are looked after by the National Trust? There is an amazing range available to visit as the Trust continues to open up access to special places for everyone in Northern Ireland to enjoy, forever. Mount Stewart It’s particularly exciting that the house restoration project at Mount Stewart [...]

Romantic Breaks to Get Your Heart Racing

Posted on by Sarah

Feeling the pressure to do something for Valentine’s this year?  Be spontaneous and surprise your other half with a romantic break with a difference. We’ve put together some short break ideas that are the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure! Escape to the Wilds of Fermanagh A county dominated by water with the stunning Lough [...]

The Perfect Christmas Gift for a Game of Thrones Fan

Posted on by Carla

Win over the Game of Thrones fanatic in your life with the Christmas gift of a lifetime and experience part of ‘Westeros’ for yourself with a glamping mini break at Castle Ward, Co. Down. Bed down for a night in a quirky glamping pod deep in the forest of ‘Winterfell’ and explore the sprawling Demesne and [...]

Lights, Camera, Action right here in Northern Ireland!

Posted on by Rachel

Northern Ireland is internationally renowned as an amazing film location with its high tree forests and stunning landscapes that feature in HBO’s Game of Thrones®  to our urban backdrops which tell a wealth of stories in BBC Series, The Fall and our mountainscapes in Universal Pictures UK’s Dracula Untold. Here’s a preview of some of [...]