Ireland’s first and only indoor skydiving simulator opens in Belfast

Vertigo Indoor Skydiving, the first and only indoor skydiving simulator on the island of Ireland, has officially opened its doors in the former T13 building in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter. The £1.5 million state-of-the-art facility is the newest venture from Belfast-based adventure centre, We Are Vertigo. Developed using world leading Aerodium technology, the indoor skydiving centre […]

#BTtravels : Symphony of the Senses #ad

If you follow Belfast Times or Totally Tourists on instagram you might have spotted I went on a trip to London last Thursday night. On Friday, Royal Caribbean International launched the first ever interactive, theatrical cruise experience on dry land, bringing an exclusive preview of what will be the world’s newest and largest cruise ship […]

Review: Blood Brothers at the Grand Opera House

When the lead actress runs off stage at the end of a performance wiping tears off her face, and the audience are immediately and without hesitation up on their feet applauding, you know you’ve seen an outstanding performance. This was my 3rd time watching Blood Brothers and I’d say, my favourite production. Willy Russell’s Blood […]

10 reasons to discover The Lost City Adventure Golf at Cityside

10 reasons to discover The Lost City Adventure Golf at Cityside The Lost City Adventure Golf at Cityside is a new concept for golf in Northern Ireland. We popped along to check it out and had the best craic! It’s definitely fun for all the family from a day out with the kids to an […]

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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 […]

Go vegan with @TribalBurger for veganuary?

New Year. New You and all that…. Are you planning on going vegan in the new year for veganuary? Yes vegenuary is a thing 😁 Tribal Burger, Botanic Avenue, Belfast have just what you are looking for to show you how amazing vegan choices can be. Yes they are a fantastic burger joint in Botanic […]

The Spectacular Aladdin at SSE Arena

The Spectacular Aladdin at the SSE Arena Belfast. Northern Ireland’s newest Christmas pantomime, brought to the SSE Arena by SSE Airtricity, Q Radio, M & J Pantos and sponsors Fruit Shoot, is currently taking families and schools on a colourful ride through Aladdin’s world. The cast includes country singing sensation Jake Carter as Aladdin, Nadia […]

Belfast at Christmas : A City of Santas

Belfast at Christmas: A City of Santas Santa at St George’s Market Upstairs in the Restaurant, enjoy a Santa Brunch where families & groups can visit santa, receive a gift & photo and sit in comfort with a delicious brunch provided. Downstairs in the foyer you can visit a beautifully lit Santa’s Grotto where children can visit Santa receive […]

Review: Hansel & Gretel at The Mac

Hansel & Gretel, the classic fairytale about a brother and sister comes to The Mac. This isn’t your typical Hansel & Gretel story though. In fact the only connection is the examination of family life, the hint of greed from the parents and the witch who eats little children. This local musical production and original […]

Review: Peter Pan at The Grand Opera House

Peter Pan has flown into The Grand Opera house for a record breaking panto season and as with every panto he brings with him a wealth of theatre magic in this dazzling production. As always the star of the show isn’t the show itself, but the one and only May McFettridge as May Smee. We […]

6 1/2 things we loved about The Doyen and Morso

The former King’s Head pub opposite the King’s Hall on the Lisburn Road reopened as The Doyen recently with a much-needed makeover. The new food and entertainment venue boasts a traditional pub, cafe bar and spacious beer garden, along with a brand new Italian-themed restaurant, Morso. We’ve been to enjoy a few drinks in the beautiful bar and a […]

Review: What The Reindeer Saw

A brand new Santa has taken over the family business. The new successor to the Santa throne is inaugurated in front of the biggest crowd of elves ever, that would be us, the Lyric Theatre audience. We are hard working elves, we hand make gifts for the increasing population of children around the world, and […]