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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. A waitress is showing a bottle of wine to a seated gentleman. The gentleman is Groucho Marx. In the background, there is a large image of T.S. Eliot
    Northern Ireland's largest contemporary arts festival promises a compelling programme of drama and dance, topical talks with the authors behind the latest literary releases, classical music, toe-tapping folk and roots, independent film and contemporary visual arts.
    1. 30 Jul 20227 Nov 2022
    2. 5 Oct 20226 Nov 2022
    3. 26 Sep 20221 Oct 2022
  2. On the 31st March 1996 Crumlin Road Gaol slammed shut its doors for what many thought would be the final time, but, on the 19th November 2012 the chains fell off and HMP Belfast was reborn as one of Belfast's most popular visitor attractions.
  3. Man reads names of Titanic passengers
    Hear all the stories. See all the hidden symbolism. Discover the truth. A visit to Titanic Belfast is incomplete without experiencing this award-winning guided walking tour. You’ll find out fact and fable as you walk in the footsteps of the designers and shipbuilders who brought the dream to life, right here, back then.
  4. In Bed (2005) in the Upper Gallery
    This is the first exhibition of Mueck's work in Ireland and brings together seven of his key works including Dead Dad, 1997 and his monumental work In Bed, 2005.
    1. 29 Jul 20225 Nov 2022
  5. Couple enjoying an art exhibition at the Ulster Museum
    Ulster Museum is home to Northern Ireland’s treasures past and present. There’s something for art lovers, history buffs, inquisitive kids and the culturally curious!
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  6. At Bullitt, our no-nonsense philosophy means we’ve ditched the expensive mini-bars, bellboys and butlers so that we can deliver a top-quality service with no hidden costs.
    1. For more than 800 years, Carrickfergus Castle has been an imposing monument on the Northern Ireland landscape whether approached by land, sea or air. The castle now houses historical displays as well as cannons from the 17th to the 19th centuries.
      1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
    2. Image shows cartons of ice-cream with a cow in a field nudging one of the cartons
      Streamvale farm is nestled in the rolling hills on the edge of Belfast. The family farm has lots to offer including baby animal cuddling, lots of fantastic play areas and many live shows and demonstrations for all the family to enjoy.
      1. Tour group tasting samples in St George's Market, Belfast
        For ideas of what to do and where to eat and stay in Belfast, we've pulled together a sample itinerary to get you started.
      2. Group enjoying the Cavehill Walking Tour with Experience and Explore
        Stone age warriors, ancient kings and quite a few cats. This is a tour packed with surprises. Situated high above Belfast, Cave Hill is visible across the city. Named for the five caves located on the side of the cliffs, it is rich in natural, archaeological and historical features.
      3. Food & Drink
        Belfast has enjoyed a renaissance in the brewing and culinary arts in recent years. A steady stream of new home-grown chefs, returning talent and foreign mavericks have given Northern Ireland’s capital city a new lease of food and drink life.
      4. Let’s Go Hydro is an exciting new Water Sports and Alternative Accommodation Resort at Knockbracken Reservoir, a former Industrial Heritage site.
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          From quality to quirky (or quality and quirky) let us help you to find the perfect place to stay in Belfast.

        Awaken your Giant Spirit

        1. The park is home to Cave Hill Adventurous Playground, archaeological sites, Cave Hill Visitor Centre, ecotrails, walking and orienteering routes. Refreshments are also available in the Cellar Restaurant inside Belfast Castle.
          1. Located lakeside in Templepatrick, just 20-minutes from Belfast City and 10 minutes from Belfast International Airport, The Rabbit Hotel & Retreat promises to give you all the creature comforts you love housed in beautifully designed spaces with a few quirks along the way.
          2. With it's glorious Terrace, Deanes at Queens is taking full advantage of its enviable leafy location overlooking the superb architecture of Methodist College. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner 6 days a week and is open for Sunday Lunch.
            1. Coppi restaurant, located right in the heart of the buzzing Cathedral Quarter, is Belfast’s first cichetti bacari/restaurant inspired by those found in Venice and named after cycling legend Angelo Fausto Coppi.
              1. W5 is an award-winning science and discovery centre, located in the Odyssey complex at the gateway to Belfast’s Titanic Quarter.
                1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
              2. A couple standing beside the Titanic sign at Titanic Belfast.

                Here’s a quick pick from our top picks of things to do and see in Belfast. 

              3. Crowne Plaza Belfast near central Belfast, has stylish dining, complimentary Wi-Fi and a 20 metre indoor pool. This modern hotel is situated in the picturesque surroundings of Lagan Valley Regional Park.
              4. Activities & Attractions
                For such a small and compact city, Belfast has an amazing array of activities and attractions for you to choose from.
              5. You'll love the tradition, tranquillity, elegance and warmth of our Victorian townhouse hotel, set in the leafy avenues of the University Quarter and opening on to fashionable streets of Lisburn and Malone Road, 10 min away from Belfast city centre.
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