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Northern Ireland Events Summer 2017 – North West

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Northern Ireland events summer 2017 - North West

Special Events to visit in North West of Ireland in Summer 2017 It’s true, the Irish love a party, and celebration is an important part of Irish culture, whether you come from the North or the South. If you plan on visiting Northern Ireland this summer, then probably the best way to see it is […]

How the Giants Causeway was formed

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How the Giants Causeway was formed

Myth v Fact: How the Giant’s Causeway was Formed If you are thinking about booking a coach trip in Northern Ireland, choose one that takes you through County Antrim – that is where the famous Giant’s Causeway is found. The Causeway is a natural world heritage site, and something that visitors to the north of […]

Visit Northern Ireland 2017

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Visit Northern Ireland 2017

Places to visit in Northern Ireland in 2017 Northern Ireland in 2017 offers a multitude of places to visit and things to do that will appeal to tourists and locals alike. Giant’s Causeway Also referred to as Clochan na bhFomhorach or Clochan an Aifir, the Giant’s Causeway is a place where around 40,000 basalt columns […]

Game of Thrones filming locations in Ireland

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Game of Thrones filming locations

Guide to Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland Large chunks of the exterior scenes in the hugely popular fantasy television series Game of Thrones are filmed in Northern Ireland. Many of the filming locations, such as Winterfell and Dorne, have become iconic to viewers, who nonetheless may not even be aware of where […]

Best hotels Belfast

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Best hotels belfast northern ireland

Best hotels to stay in while visiting Belfast Belfast offers visitors some stunning attractions, but in some cases, you do not even have to leave your hotel to bask in the delights of the city. The city offers tourists some of the best luxury hotels and boutique hotels in Northern Ireland. If you are thinking […]

Visiting Northern ireland

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Visiting Northern Ireland

10 things you must do if you are visiting Northern Ireland Northern Ireland is filled with plenty of natural and man-made attractions that you should check out during a visit to the region. It would be hard to fit in every major stop, but here are ten things that you absolutely have to make room […]

Things to do in Northern Ireland – North Coast

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Things to do in Northern Ireland

Things to do in Northern Ireland – Things to see and do in the North Coast of Ireland The North Coast of Northern  Ireland is known for its rugged spectacular landscape, making it appealing to walkers, sporting enthusiasts, and hikers. However, it also offers travellers a chance to see the more authentic life of those who […]

Bushmills Irish whiskey tour

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Bushmills Irish whiskey tour

Enjoy the Bushmills Irish whiskey tour while visiting Northern Ireland A trip to Northern Ireland is not complete with a trip to the Old Bushmills Distillery. Located in Co Antrim, the Old Bushmills Distillery is the oldest operational distillery in all of the island of Ireland. A day trip to the distillery allows visitors the unique […]

Events in Northern Ireland in Summer 2016

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Events in Northern Ireland in Summer 2016

Guide to Events in Northern Ireland in Summer 2016 Summer is now officially here, and that means that lots of fun festivals and events are also on their way. Here are a few of the top Northern Ireland events to check out this summer. There is no reason to be bored this season, because great […]

Year of Food and Drink in Northern Ireland – 2016

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Year of Food and Drink in Northern Ireland

2016 – Year of Food and Drink in Northern Ireland Northern Ireland has some of the best regional food choices in the world. Culinary finds abound in the country, and during 2016 some of the best will be celebrated at food and drink festivals. Some are annual events, and some are new ones that you’ll […]

Preparing for Your Trip to Northern Ireland

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Preparing for your trip to Northern Ireland

What do you need to know when Preparing for Your Trip to Northern Ireland You won’t need either a visa or a passport to visit Northern Ireland as it is part of the UK. There is plenty to enjoy in the north, from the wonderful Irish hospitality, especially in the pubs and bars, to the […]

Giants Causeway Visitor Centre

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Giants Causeway Visitors Centre

Things to Do and See at the Giants Causeway Visitor Centre The Giants Causeway visitor centre is in County Antrim, Northern Ireland and is a wonderful site run by the National Trust. It feature the Giant’s Causeway that is the result of an ancient eruption of a volcano. It was made a UNESCO world heritage […]

Northern Ireland Coach Tours

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Northern Ireland Coach Tours

Why Tour By Coach? What are the Benefits? Odyssey offers you Northern Ireland Coach Tours to all the top landmarks in the North of Ireland. So why should you chose coach travel? In the last few years, coach travel has become much more popular as the industry is experiencing a revival that harks back to […]

Top Northern Ireland Landmarks

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Top Northern Ireland Landmarks

Visit the top Northern Ireland Landmarks with Odyssey Coach Tours Northern Ireland is known for its many historical and modern landmarks. These constitute some of the many reasons that people travel to the area, and often return time after time. If you are planning a trip to Northern Ireland soon, make sure you leave some […]

Visit Northern Ireland

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Visit Northern Ireland 2017

Reasons to Visit Northern Ireland in 2016 If you have never visited Northern Ireland, then 2016 is the year to change that. In the past, Northern Ireland has had a lot of bad press due to the troubles. Peace has been in place for years now, and this has meant that attitudes have changed and […]

The History of Dunluce Castle

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The History of Dunluce Castle

Visit Dunluce Castle with Odyssey Coach Tours The historic Dunluce Castle is on the coast of County Antrim and perched on top of a high cliff, so the building has to be approached by a bridge. The original castle on that site dated back to 1300, but the building known as Dunluce Castle was erected […]

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

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Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge Northern Ireland

Why you should visit the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is one of Northern Ireland’s top natural attractions due to the stunning sight it offers adventurous travellers. This unusual rope bridge is exhilarating, as it is suspended over a chasm that is 20m wide and 23m deep. The bridge is so popular because of […]

Visit Northern Ireland this Christmas

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visit Northern Ireland this Christmas

Best places to visit in Northern Ireland this Christmas Christmas is a magical time of year, and one of the most magical places to celebrate it is in Northern Ireland. NI has a variety of amazing Christmas destinations that make celebrating the festive season a real family affair. From wonderful shopping opportunities, to simply stunning […]

A History of the Giants Causeway

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A History of the Giants Causeway

The History of the Giants Causeway – Scientific or Romantic, which do you prefer? When visitors to Northern Ireland come to the Giant’s Causeway, a World Heritage Site, there are varied reactions but no one can deny that it is an awesome experience, in the truest sense of the word. As for its history, there […]

Seven Memorable Landmarks in Northern Ireland

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In spite of its tumultuous history – and in part because it – Northern Ireland is an incredibly lovely corner of the world. Though some areas are fully engaged in the 21st century, a great deal of the region’s appeal lies in its natural beauty combined with man-made monuments from times long past. Here are […]