10 hotels that will make your Christmas special

It’s something we talk about every year, checking into a hotel and letting someone else make our Christmas sparkle. We did it once, and let Disneyland Paris bring us Christmas joy. You really can’t beat the magic of Disney’s Main Street on Christmas Day with snow falling every hour! Closer to home our local hotels […]

Review: Titanic Hotel, Belfast

The new Titanic Hotel in Belfast recently opened to much fanfare and celebration. In the refurbished buildings of the old Harland & Wolff offices it’s a new iconic hotel for Belfast, the city with the most authentic and real connection to Titanic. Expectations were high and in many ways our night in the hotel didn’t […]

Top experiences during a mini break to the Costa Brava

Costa Brava, where 200km of Spanish coastline awaits to be explored. We recently visited Costa Brava, travelling the coastline visiting three key towns and a visit to the capital of Girona. It’s an area full of surprises, with beautiful Spanish coastal towns nestling in stunning bays and a wow worthy rocky coastline. Our top tips […]

Must see gardens across NI

We’ve always been big Mount Stewart fans and love heading down the Ards Penninsula to enjoy the beautiful gardens on the estate. Especially now they have been extended further out in to the demesne.  Although Mount Stewart is our favourite, mainly because it’s the closest to home, Northern Ireland has many beautiful gardens to enjoy. […]

Amazing new sneak peek of the stunning Titanic hotel

Amazing new sneak peek of the stunning Titanic hotel The iconic Titanic Drawing Offices and building where the most famous ship ever built was designed, is due to open this Autumn as a stunning hotel.  Once the workplace of many Harland & Wolff staff and where Titanic and her sister ships were born, the building […]

Our truth about what it’s like to arrive on a cruise

Check out TotallyTourists.com for travel news to, from and in Northern Ireland. Here’s all the biz from a recent Princess.com cruise. The Caribbean Princess is a regular visitor to Belfast Harbour this year and as a special treat from Princess Cruises we joined this big ship at the start of a UK tour. We boarded […]

Our ultimate guide to the exciting Irish Open

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, hosted by Rory McIlroy in Portstewart Golf Club from 4th – 9th July, is bringing golf home to Northern Ireland once again. Portstewart, Portrush and the wider Causeway Coastal Route is ready and waiting for your visit, whether that’s to enjoy the golf or be part of the Midsummer […]

The rarities and oddities on The Giant’s Causeway Clifftop Experience

The rarities and oddities on The Giant’s Causeway Clifftop Experience The Giant’s Causeway on our own Northern Ireland version of the Wild Atlantic Way might be a UNESCO World Heritage site but there’s much more to it than rocks, myths and legends. Above the rocks on the cliffs and on the shoreline surrounding the rocks […]

#GlobalGreening for St Patrick’s Day 2017

Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2017 Tourism Ireland continue their annual global greening with some of the most famous attractions and sites around the world going green to mark St Patrick’s Day this year.   The annual global greening is welcoming a number of new landmarks going green this year – including  One […]

#stayNI : Bishops Gate Hotel

Bishops Gate Hotel, is just about to celebrate its first birthday and already it’s the winning awards and acclaim from the industry and tourists. Named as the ‘Hideaway of the Year’ at the Georgina Campbell 2017 awards hospitality guide. More here. Third place in the NI Hotels Federation ‘Hotel Restaurant of the Year’ category, sponsored […]

Top Valentines tips.

Valentine’s Day, the most romantic day of the year is just around the corner and Tourism Northern Ireland is spreading the love by highlighting some of the most romantic hotspots and stunning locations to woo that special someone in your life. Tourism Northern Ireland Destination PR Officer Rachel Quigg says there is no shortage of […]

Wonderful walks in Northern Ireland

Grab your walking boots and woolly hats, and work off the Christmas excess by heading outdoors to discover some of Northern Ireland’s most scenic locations this winter. Rachel Quigg, Destination PR Officer, Tourism Northern Ireland said: “We are very fortunate in Northern Ireland to be surrounded by nature and beauty in every county with 8 […]