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A couple enjoying a seafood meal and white wine at Mourne Seafood Bar in Belfast. The waiter is using a pepper mill on the lady's food. There is a large wine shelf behind the counter.

Romantic places to eat

Music may be the food of love, though understandably there will be times when you want something more substantial. Well, you’re in luck.

  • A couple enjoying a seafood meal and white wine at Mourne Seafood Bar in Belfast. The waiter is using a pepper mill on the lady's food. There is a large wine shelf behind the counter.
    Categories: Food & Drink

    Romantic places to eat

    Music may be the food of love, though understandably there will be times when you want something more substantial. Well, you’re in luck.

  • A couple enjoys looking out over the Christmas Market at Belfast City Hall
    Categories: things to do

    Cosy Christmas Stays

    Dreaming of your next staycation? The season of wrapping up and staying snug is here and we have lined up a brilliant list of hotels and cosy lodges that you should check out, before checking in to them this winter. From short stays to spa experiences, there is something for everyone this Christmas… 
     

  • Shoppers walking through the concourse at Victoria Square Shopping Centre in Belfast.
    Categories: shopping

    Ultimate Shopping Guide

    Northern Ireland appreciates the joy that a good day’s shopping can bring. So, wherever you go, you’ll find top class shopping centres, wonderful local markets, boutique design stores and artisan craft shops. All perfect places to pick up something special as a gift to bring home – or a way to treat yourself.

  • External image of Ballygally Castle Hotel at night. Lights are illuminating a courtyard, pathway and croquet court on the grass.
    Categories: things to do

    Gift a Stay to Remember this Christmas

    We can agree that it is beginning to look a lot like Christmas now, and we are very excited. So how about putting some thought into this year’s presents by getting them a voucher for a staycation in Northern Ireland? Not only will you be helping to support local, but vouchers are also a practical solution as it can easily be popped in the post.

  • Performers dressed in Halloween costumes on the walls of Derry-Londonderry

    Hallowe'en in Northern Ireland

    Hallowe'en in Northern Ireland is a vibrant celebration with a wide range of festivals, events and attractions which are incredibly popular with people from this world, and of course, other realms.

  • Couple with tour guide at St. George's Market with Belfast Food Tours
    Categories: things to doBelfast

    Ideas for couples in Belfast

    Whatever kind of break you have in mind - romantic or relaxing hideaway, luxury pampering getaway or a bit of long overdue craic – Belfast is packed with places just perfect for quality time together. 

  • A mother and daughter play sword fights in Carrickfergus Castle
    Categories: things to do

    The best Castles and Gardens for families

    If you're searching for fun things to do with the kids, alongside scenic walks, coffee and a dash of interesting history and heritage to keep everyone's head nodding, then look no further than the bountiful supply of castles and gardens across Northern Ireland.

  • Bedroom in The Cuan in Strangford County Down
    Categories: accommodation

    New & amazing accommodation

    We all look forward to a staycation, and if yours is in Northern Ireland you'll find plenty of ideas for that much longed-for short break in this blog. We’ve pulled together a list of the newest, most amazing accommodation on offer in 2022, and update it every quarter.

  • A sneak peek of some of the amazing exhibitions inside Linen Mills Studios

    A trip to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

    Thrones mania is set to erupt all over again this year with the premiere of House of the Dragon, the prequel drama depicting the Targaryen dynasty’s rise and conquest of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros. So it’s a perfect time to reacquaint ourselves with that world, on a visit to Northern Ireland’s newest state-of-the-art visitor attraction...

  • Family day out at Florence Court
    Categories: Family Friendly

    Budget family adventures

    Northern Ireland has a ton of family activities and adventures to enjoy and we promise they won’t burn a hole in your wallet or purse. Here are a few budget friendly ideas for starters.

  • Mussenden Temple, County Londonderry on a sunny day
    Categories: things to do

    The most Instagrammable spots in Northern Ireland

    The most Instagrammable spot in Northern Ireland is probably here, there and everywhere. For a relatively small place it’s got massive Insta-potential given the stunning natural landscape, impressive industrial heritage and a contemporary street culture and vibe that’s arguably second to none. We’ve picked some of our most Insta-friendly places that are well worth a visit, a snap and a selfie. 

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