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10 great things to know when staying at the Europa

We recently stayed in the beautiful 4 star Europa Hotel in Belfast and discovered a modern hotel with a fantastic team looking after an iconic building right in the city centre. Invited along by the Hastings group to check out their pride and joy and to rediscover the Europa, a hotel I haven’t stayed in for a […]

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 […]

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 […]

#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 […]

#stayNI :Things to do along the coast of Northern Ireland

Autumn is the perfect time to plan a trip around Northern Ireland’s spectacular Causeway Coastal Route. Starting in Belfast and stretching all the way to Derry~Londonderry our coastline is stunning, and the people you’ll meet en route aren’t too bad either 🙂 Whether you are planning a day trip or a long weekend away, you […]

Vitality Week at Galgorm Spa

A Monday spa day at Galgorm, now that’s how you start the week off. Actually it’s a great way to start any day off this week at Galgorm. They are celebrating their first birthday with a Vitality Week. On the first morning of Vitality Week, the team from Aromatherapy Associates arrived in NI for a […]

A guide to glamping in Northern Ireland

It’s been wet, very windy, and definitely not ideal camping weather lately, so maybe glamping might be the perfect NI compromise to enjoying an outdoor staycation. There has never been a better time to discover the luxurious side of camping with a trip to one of the ‘glamping’ sites across the country. Forget cramped tents […]

#StayNI : Dufferin Coaching Inn

#StayNI : Dufferin Coaching Inn A short break in Northern Ireland is always a great way to enjoy all the stuff tourists come here to see and discover. One of the chosen accommodations popular with tourists for a number of reasons is Dufferin Coaching Inn in the lovely village of Killyleagh. Dufferin Coaching Inn appeals […]