20 Exciting Things to See and Do this Bank Holiday Weekend

  Bank holiday Monday will soon be here! Will you be enjoying a short spring break in the Causeway Coast and Glens? Here’s 20 things you can see, do and experience during your stay: 1. Explore historical ruins With Medieval castles, abandoned friaries, and desolate mansions, the Causeway Coastal Route is home to some of Northern Ireland’s richest historical sites. Be sure to check out Dunluce Castle, Bonamargy Friary, Kinbane Castle and Downhill Demesne to learn about the tales behind […]



A-MAY-zing Events Happening this Month

Get ready for an incredible month of exciting events taking place across the Causeway Coast and Glens this May! Here’s a few highlights of what’s to come this month:   Cushendun Big Arts Weekend 3-6 May We get off to an a-MAY-zing start with Cushendun’s very special Big Arts Weekend, which will feature four days of music, drama, poetry, art, walks, workshops and family fun in one of the most beautiful villages in the Glens of Antrim.     Antrim […]



Game of Thrones filming locations in the Causeway Coast and Glens

Northern Ireland has been used for filming several scenes from HBO’s epic drama series, Game of Thrones®, and many of these locations can be found in the stunning Causeway Coast and Glens. We’ve put together a list of the locations to visit in the region where you can fully immerse yourself in George R.R. Martin’s medieval fantasy world of Westeros. If you’ve only recently started watching the series, then be warned that this post may contain spoilers!   Cushendun Caves These intriguing […]

Strange Bird Discovered on Rathlin Island

An unidentified species of bird that has been likened to the New Zealand Kiwi Bird was reportedly sighted on Rathlin Island on Monday morning. The discovery was made by Seamus Keanie, a retired shopkeeper who has lived on the island for over 50 years. The local man describes his sighting of the flightless bird as ‘bizarre’ Mr. Keanie, who was out for his morning walk along the Island’s harbour, stumbled upon the bird at around 8:00am when he spotted the […]



48 Hours in the Causeway Coast and Glens

Northern Ireland’s stunning Causeway Coast and Glens is any traveller’s dream. Sandy beaches, quaint fishing villages, and some of Ireland’s most iconic attractions (including the famous Giant’s Causeway) are just some of the highlights of this world-famous destination. There is truly something for everyone to enjoy on the route, whether you’re seeking adventure or just want to unwind, relax and get back to nature, the beauty of choice lies within the Causeway Coastal Route.   Planning a trip soon? Here’s […]



5 Epic Rural Retreats in the Causeway Coast and Glens

5 Epic Rural Retreats in the Causeway Coast and Glens   People go on holiday for many different reasons: some travel for adventure, some go to check out the local culture, and others just want to simply switch off and relax. The Causeway Coast and Glens is the perfect holiday destination for anyone, regardless of what they want to get out of their timeout. The only issue however, is choosing where to stay – after all, there’s an abundance of […]



10 Places to Pop the Question on the Causeway Coastal Route this Valentine’s Day

10 Places to Pop the Question on the Causeway Coastal Route this Valentine’s Day   Need inspiration for the perfect place to pop the question on Valentine’s Day? Look no further! The Causeway Coast and Glens area is home to some of the most romantic spots on Earth. Here’s just a few of our favourites: 1. Roe Valley Country Park, Limavady Situated on the outskirts of Limavady, this walking trail is the perfect secluded spot for spending quality time together. […]



EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE GREATEST SPORTING EVENTS IN THE WORLD

EXPERIENCE ONE OF THE GREATEST SPORTING EVENTS IN THE WORLD   The Open returns to Royal Portrush Golf Club for the first time in almost 70 years and you can still be there to experience one of the greatest sporting events in the world. Championship Day tickets may have sold out but you can purchase tickets to the Practice Days where you can get up close to your heroes, watch them on course as they fine tune their games or […]



BELFAST CITY AIRPORT OFFERS £30K MARKETING PRIZE TO NI’S ‘BEST’ SMALL VISITOR ATTRACTION

(L-R) John McGrillen, CEO Toursim NI; Katy Best, Commerical and Marketing Director at Belfast City Airport; and Kerrie McGonigle, Destination Manager, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council   BELFAST CITY AIRPORT OFFERS £30K MARKETING PRIZE TO NI’S ‘BEST’ SMALL VISITOR ATTRACTION   George Best Belfast City Airport has partnered with Tourism NI and all eleven local Councils including Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council to launch the search for Northern Ireland’s Best Small Visitor Attraction – with £30,000 of free […]



5 Spa Experiences in the Causeway Coast and Glens

5 Spa Experiences in the Causeway Coast and Glens   Spa Day, anyone? Here are 5 Spas across the Causeway Coast and Glens guaranteed to help you disconnect from stress and technology, and to reconnect with yourself. Everything about these spas, from the lighting to the treatments, is designed to make you calm and relaxed. That’s before you absorb the stunning scenery of the Causeway Coastal Route that surrounds them!   Sea Haven Therapy Natural seaweed baths and salt therapies […]

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