Where are the most beautiful walking trails?

Grab your walking boots and head outdoors to discover some of Northern Ireland’s most scenic locations. 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 starts just minutes away from Belfast City centre, and sets off along the river and canal […]

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 […]

Walk the Walk

Leading Northern Ireland charity Action MS has launched its annual sponsored walk event by urging local walking enthusiasts to “put their best foot forward” and take on one of the UK most celebrated, scenic hill walks. The ‘Walk the Walk’ challenge, which takes place from Friday September 6 to Sunday September 8, will see an […]