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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. Girl smiles at life size model of astronaut suit
    Armagh Observatory and Planetarium is “the place for space”. Watch an amazing Full Dome Theatre show and explore the Universe. Immerse yourself in the latest scientific research in our exhibition area, and take a relaxing walk through our Astropark.
    1. W5 is an award-winning science and discovery centre, firing the spirit of discovery with limitless fun for everyone including eight new zones packed full of interactive exhibits that will excite and inspire.
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    2. 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. Feel the stresses and strains of daily life vanish in the presence of beautiful animals and majestic scenery of the Mourne Mountains.
      2. Journey back in time at the Ulster American Folk Park, from the Old World of Ulster to the New World of America. Learn what life was like in rural Ulster, step on board the full-scale emigrant ship and enjoy craft demonstrations performed by guides in traditional costumes.
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      3. Child Ziplining
        Check out our Zip Trekking Experience, Tree Trek Adventure or our combi package the Full Aerial Challenge exciting grown-up fun in the great outdoors.
        1. Jump onboard our Hydrobikes with Lights for a low-impact leisurely ride around Castle Island, with your colourful bike lighting up the water and creating an eye-catching display.
          1. Nestled inside Derry’s Walls in the heart of the Craft Village, this charming pantry and grill is open seven days a week and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. An experience underpinned by a passion for using high quality ingredients.
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          2. Giant Adventure Offers
            With so much to see and do in Northern Ireland, you'll find this summary of special offers currently available really handy. We've summarised some of the best offers available across accommodation, attractions and experiences in NI.
          3. Family day out at Florence Court

            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.

          4. A teenage girl wearing an inflatable zorb and standing in front of football goal posts as part of the bubble football experience at The Jungle NI, Moneymore, County Londonderry.

            How do you keep a teenager happy? No, there’s no punchline coming. Just a whole lot of helpful ideas and brilliant things to do in Northern Ireland. 

          5. Young Families
            Holidays needn't take a back seat when you have young children - but the more prepared you are, the better. Use this collection as a guide on the best things to do and places to go with younger kids to help fill your days with lots of fun ideas.
          6. Family Friendly Hotels | Discover Northern Ireland
            For a family short break, staying in a hotel just makes life easy. Leave the food prep to someone else, there's no dishes, your room magically tidies itself and best of all - there's a swimming pool!
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          Awaken your Giant Spirit

          1. Underground Self Catering Cottages
            Fairy River Glamping offers Luxury accommodation right in the heart of the High Mournes Mountain Range. Expect Breath Taking Views, Picturesque Walks, Winding Rivers & unparalleled comfort. Eat, Drink, Relax!!
          2. 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.
          3. Ballygally Castle Northern Ireland Causeway Coastal Route
            The Ballygally Castle Hotel faces the soft, sandy beaches of Ballygally Bay. The Castle dates back to 1625 and is unique in that it is the only 17th Century building still used as a residence in Northern Ireland.
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          4. The four star Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel is idyllically set on the shores of scenic Lough Erne, bordered by private grounds and gardens, yet only one kilometre from the historic Island town of Enniskillen.
          5. A warm welcome awaits you at the 4 Star Best Western White Horse Hotel. Free WiFi, Free Car Parking & extensive leisure complex only 5 miles from City.
          6. Escape to the waterways of Fermanagh at our unique glamping pods at Carrickreagh Bay, Lough Erne. Pods are for 2 adults and 2 kids, cosy, fully furnished and have all the comforts of home including electric, running water, mini fridge and heating.
          7. The Seagoe Hotel is situated just outside Portadown, 30 miles from Belfast and 25 miles Belfast International Airport. All rooms are ensuite with television, telephone and hospitality tray. We provide private entertainment for various parties.
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