Wonderful walks you should try this year

Grab your walking boots and head outdoors to discover some of Northern Ireland’s most scenic locations this year. Tourism Northern Ireland has put together some suggested winter walks for you to enjoy; Belfast Early morning is arguably the best time to walk the Lagan Towpath as the mist hovers just above Belfast’s main river. The towpath […]

Would you wear your pyjamas in public?

Wearing pyjamas in public might not be the norm, but Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke is asking people to put on their PJ’s anyway for a very special charity walk on Saturday 30th September. The charity is hosting a 5K walk which it hopes will act as inspiration for people province-wide to remain in […]

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 […]

The Gobbins: My experience of this awesome new attraction

Review: The Gobbins The Gobbins, Islandmagee, had been the most popular local tourist attraction in its day 100 years ago, and now with its reimagining, the buzz around the reopening has been incredible. So of course, it had to be attempted!    We walked the walk on its second day reopening and on its first […]

Let’s go for a walk!

WITH longer days, brighter nights and summer just around the corner, the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) is encouraging people to lace up their walking boots and get outdoors to enjoy some of the vast array of walking trails, forest parks, coastal paths, mountains and beaches. NITB’s PR Officer Marie-Therese O’Neill said: “Northern Ireland boasts […]

The Great NI walk

To celebrate the launch of The Great NI Walk annual walking festival this weekend, the National Trust has revealed the top ten secret trails that can only be accessed by foot, with Minnowburn, near Belfast selected as one of the best. The list has been carefully selected by experts at the National Trust to showcase […]