Mouth-watering vegan treats to try on your next visit to the Causeway Coast

Veganuary might be over, but if you’ve opted to continue on with vegan lifestyle there’s plenty of vegan treats and dishes to be enjoyed along the Causeway Coastal Route. We’ve put together just a small selection of suggestions of what’s available in our restaurants, cafes and hotels, as recommended by locals and recent visitors to the area:   1. Infinity Portrush – Vegan share* box The ultimate cheat day meal! Infinity in Portrush have put together this epic vegan share […]

How to make the perfect Irish Coffee

An Irish Coffee is the perfect drink to enjoy on a cold winter’s night. Whether you’re cosying up by the fire with a good book, or entertaining guests with an after dinner treat, this cocktail of sweetened whiskey and coffee is a little piece of Ireland that you can enjoy without even having to set foot on the island! Here’s our tips for getting it just perfect: What you’ll need: 50ml cold double or whipping cream 2 tbsp soft brown […]

Impressive heritage sites to explore on your next visit to Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is home to many incredible heritage treasures, many of which are located in the stunning Causeway Coast and Glens region. From abandoned friaries to medieval castles, this intriguing coastal destination has witnessed a dramatic history and as a result, has many stories to tell. Here’s just a few you can discover on your next holiday to the island:   Dunluce Castle The iconic ruin of Dunluce Castle bears witness to a long and tumultuous history. First built on […]

Things to See & Do in 2020

The year 2020 marks the start of a new decade, and with a new decade comes a sense of introspect. What do you want to achieve over the next 10 years? If your answer is “to travel more”, you’re not alone! Travel awakens the soul and opens our eyes to many new experiences, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Considering Northern Ireland as your next travel destination? Here’s the things you must see and do in the Causeway Coast […]


The 148th Open at Royal Portrush, generated more than £100 million of economic benefit for Northern Ireland, according to an independent study commissioned by The R&A and figures released by Tourism Northern Ireland. The Open, which returned to Northern Ireland for the first time in 68 years delivered a total economic impact, new money entering the economy, of £45 million according to the study by Sheffield Hallam University’s Sport Industry Research Centre (SIRC). Northern Ireland also gained £37.3 million in […]

Taste Causeway members take part in social media workshop

Local food and drink businesses have been learning how to get the most from social media and online influencers at a recent workshop organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council’s Tourism team. Down the Hatch NI, one of Northern Ireland’s leading foodie bloggers who are passionate about discovering and promoting excellence in local food produce, delivered the course to representatives of the Taste Causeway Collaborative Growth Network. Taste Causeway, who are supported by Invest NI and Causeway Coast and […]

5 Ways our Visitor Information Centres can help you plan a trip to the Causeway Coast and Glens

Here in the Causeway Coast and Glens, we pride ourselves in offering our visitors a first class experience when they visit the region. We have several Visitor Information Centres dotted around the area, all of which employ helpful and friendly Visitor Services Advisors who are happy to help you plan your trip as well as provide useful advice during your visit, should you happen to pop in to one of them. Here’s just five of the many useful services they […]

6 Colourful Autumn Walks to Enjoy in the Causeway Coast and Glens

Autumn is an incredible time of the year to visit Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coast and Glens. Our diverse landscape features not only some of the world’s most beautiful coastlines and mountain ranges, but also some of the most stunning woodlands, forests and walking trails. Now is the perfect time of the year to discover them; as a familiar crispness returns to the air and the leaves become a fury of amber, gold, and red. Wrap up warm – here are […]

10 Haunted locations to explore in the Causeway Coast and Glens this Halloween

The Causeway Coast and Glens is home to many hauntings and spooky tales. From haunted distilleries to Celtic Vampires, check out these 10 supposedly haunted locations to explore on the Causeway Coastal Route (if you dare!)     Ballymoney – The ghost of Bloody Hutchinson George Hutchinson is commonly remembered for his role in crushing the local United Irishmen during the 1798 Rebellion. It is said that every Friday 13th and on Halloween night, that ‘Bloody’ Hutchinson haunts Ballymoney town’s […]

Happy dogs exploring the Causeway Coast and Glens

Back in August of this year, we asked our Facebook followers to share their images of their dogs enjoying the sights of Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coast and Glens with us, and the replies we received were outstanding. We loved every single one of them and it warmed out hearts to see so many adorable pooches, big and small, enjoying our stunning views and iconic attractions! Here’s some of our favourites:   This regal looking girl named Koda, pictured at Ballycastle’s […]

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