Off the Beaten Track – Slieve Gallion

Off the Beaten Track – Slieve Gallion A Journey to the Summit of one of our most Distinctive Mountains Welcome to Off the Beaten Track – Slieve Gallion. I call this mountain ‘distinctive’ in that it is visible from almost any Ulster County, standing as it does as a centrepiece of our vast Sperrin

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Explore Lough Neagh with a Qualified Ambassador

Explore Lough Neagh with a Qualified Ambassador Take an In-depth Trip Around the Shores of Lough Neagh with one – or more – of our Lough Neagh Ambassadors Our Company Director, Fergal Kearney, recently completed the Lough Neagh Tourism Ambassadors Programme. Here, he looks back on the experience and tells you why you should

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Off the Beaten Track – Church Island and Lough Beg

Off the Beaten Track – Church Island and Lough Beg Church Island and Lough Beg, together with the vast expanse of the Strand, was described by Nobel poet Seamus Heaney as ‘my favourite place in the world’. A National Nature Reserve and an Internationally designated Ramsar Site, this is a site unparalleled on these

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Off The Beaten Track – Lissan House

Off the Beaten Track – Lissan House It is hard to believe that it is now 14 years since the BBC broadcast their series RESTORATION. It was midway through the ten part series that Griff Rhys Jones and team visited Northern Ireland where they visited Herdman’s Mill in Sion Mills, The Crescent Arts Centre

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Off the Beaten Track – Derryveagh Mountains

Off the Beaten Track – Derryveagh Mountains by Fergal Kearney I’ve spent a lifetime getting lost – literally and metaphorically – in the Hills of Donegal. From my neighbouring County Derry, our summer childhoods were often characterised by at least one marathon day trip to County Donegal. Two cars, two sprawling families – crammed

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Off the Beaten Track – Cranfield Point

Off the Beaten Track – Cranfield Point Lough Neagh sits as Ireland’s eye, clearly visible from space at the top right of our island. It is a vast place, largely undiscovered but by those who make a living on it and on its shores. There are many historic places to be discovered around its

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Off the Beaten Track – Torr Head Scenic Route

Off the Beaten Track – Torr Head Scenic Route How many of you have been on this notorious coastal road that hugs the cliff tops for an astonishing fifteen mile rollercoaster ride along Northern Ireland’s North Coast? Not many? This time we get off the main highway and Off the Beaten Track – Torr

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Become an InSite partner by registering on our Supplier Page today. At InSite Tours Ireland Ltd. we believe that long-term strategic supplier relationships are key to bringing our unique visitor experiences to market faster and better than the competition. We expect our suppliers to meet the highest standards in terms of quality, ethics and sustainability, providing

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Tourism Ireland Doing a Great Job for Northern Ireland

Tourism Ireland Doing a Great Job for Northern Ireland The outgoing Chairman of Tourism Ireland, Brian Ambrose, has praised the work of Tourism Ireland following his final board meeting in Belfast today, with ‘Tourism Ireland doing a Great Job for Northern Ireland’”. He said, “Over my five-year tenure as Chairman, Tourism Ireland employees, across the

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Seamus Heaney Walking Tour of Bellaghy

Seamus Heaney Walking Tour of Bellaghy Welcome to the definitive Seamus Heaney Walking Tour of Bellaghy, his home town and final resting place. Your guide for this walk is Fergal Kearney. Having known and worked with Seamus Heaney over many years and having grown up in the same fields and lanes and knowing the same

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