Hastings Hotels Gets on its bike for the Giro D’Italia

Hastings Hotels Gets on its bike for the Giro D’Italia

[youtube width=”500″ height=”300″]7ntQollP2G0[/youtube] Northern Ireland’s leading collection of hotels celebrates Giro d’Italia with short film  Hastings Hotels has got on its bike to help give people a taste of what the world’s elite cyclists can look forward to when the Giro d’Italia takes place in Northern Ireland next month.  ... View Article

Belfast named in UK ‘best’ list for visitors

Belfast named in UK ‘best’ list for visitors

  Belfast was named today (Tuesday 8th April 2014) as one of the UK’s best city break destinations. Compiled by the world’s largest online travel forum, TripAdvisor, its annual Travellers’ Choice Awards has once again ranked Belfast in its prestigious Top 10 ‘best destination’ list where this year it sits... View Article

Foster welcomes tourism buyers to G8 venue

Foster welcomes tourism buyers to G8 venue

  Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster has welcomed over 120 international buyers to the host venue of last year’s G8 Summit. Tour operators from markets including North America, Britain and Europe were at County Fermanagh’s Lough Erne Resort to take part in a major Meet the Buyer Workshop.... View Article

Great Ulster Pub Week Launches

Great Ulster Pub Week Launches

  Industry body Pubs of Ulster has launched a new initiative that will showcase all that’s ‘Great’ about Northern Ireland’s pubs. The Great Ulster Pub Week, which takes place 1st-9th May 2014, will be the biggest pub centric multi-venue event seen in Northern Ireland and will recognise and showcase the value... View Article

THE KILLERS AND BASTILLE ARE THE FIRST ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2014

THE KILLERS AND BASTILLE ARE THE FIRST ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2014

  Tennent’s Vital is back for 2014 and Tennent’s Lager and MCD are hugely excited to announce that The Killers will bring the bright lights of Vegas to Boucher Road Playing Fields on Thursday 21st August when they headline Tennent’s Vital 2014. Joining them on the bill will be the hottest breakthrough act of the past year – very special guests, Bastille. One... View Article

Foster: Get ready to be part of the Big Start!

Foster: Get ready to be part of the Big Start!

With only 50 days to go, the excitement is continuing to build as Northern Ireland prepares to welcome the Grande Partenza or ‘Big Start’ of the Giro d’Italia. Counting down the days, Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster is encouraging everyone to get involved, as the anticipation grows both... View Article

Targeting GB Tourists for Northern Ireland

Targeting GB Tourists for Northern Ireland

Twenty-seven tourism enterprises from around Northern Ireland and the island of Ireland – including SS Nomadic; Crumlin Road Gaol; Park Avenue Hotel; Hastings Hotels; Visit Belfast and National Museums Northern Ireland – travelled to Birmingham last week, to join Tourism Ireland for this year’s ‘Best of Britain and Ireland’ (BoBI)... View Article

St Patrick’s celebrations get the green light around the world

St Patrick’s celebrations get the green light around the world

Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening goes from strength to strength with 100+ landmarks and iconic sites celebrating the island of Ireland and St Patrick ~ In a major coup for tourism, over 100+ landmarks and iconic sites around the world turned green for Tourism Ireland’s 2014 Global Greening initiative, to celebrate... View Article

HATS & SHADES at the ready for HOSPITALITY CHARITY BARBIE

HATS & SHADES at the ready for HOSPITALITY CHARITY BARBIE

  Due to the success of last year’s event, Hospitality Review NI – will once again call on the industry to down their tools on Monday 9th June, for what is now its annual charity fundraiser in aid of Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke (NICHS). This year the event... View Article

Foster launches Downpatrick Walking Trail

Foster launches Downpatrick Walking Trail

    Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster today launched a new walking trail in Downpatrick, along with a new smartphone app that gives tourists an insight into the local area’s history. Arlene Foster said: “Northern Ireland’s unique heritage and beautiful scenery are two of our biggest tourism assets.... View Article