. Visit the grave of St. How long did it take to complete? For those who want to prolong their river adventure, many more hidden gems can be found further north. Rent a bike to get around the islands, visit the spectacular sea cliffs and ancient forts and be sure to join in a traditional Irish sing-song down the local pub. I actually know of 2 people who met their future husband and wife in Coppers, so it may not be that bad after all. Belfast has an infectious atmosphere with a fabulous sense of humour, an ever-growing range of places to eat, drink and be entertained, and a small town feel which makes getting around easy. Buy something weird that you think may not be legal from Smithfield market.
And we briefly had fantasies of winning the lottery to renovate it as our home! The Irish have a way of making you feel instantly at home and everyone wanted to celebrate with us. Go cliff jumping in Ballintoy If you are looking for one of the most unique things to do in Northern Ireland, cliff jumping down in Ballintoy should be top of your list. Even the wines were reasonable, and even though this meal was paid for by the tourism board, we were amazed at the reasonable cost of our dinner. Boat trips leave from both Baltimore and Union Hall and last for around four hours. Fermanagh Enniskillen Castle, situated beside the River Erne in County Fermanagh, was built almost 600 years ago by the ruling Gaelic Maguires. Here are some of the most romantic things to do in Ireland. Speedboat in Northern Ireland But that's not all there is to do.
It is the largest annual sporting event in Ireland, with the race weekend attracting over 150,000 visitors from all over the world. The site has also witnessed the sinking of a colony ship that broke up on the rocks off Islay in 1857 with the loss of 240 lives. To book phone 07718276612 or email 19. I t is also probably the longest festival in Ireland…lasting the whole month of September and includes midweek specials, dancing and a mini country music festival. The food is to die for and as a result, has almost gained a cult following! These 394-foot cliffs over the Atlantic Ocean have amazing views and are a sight to behold. However, this building is just 15 minutes from the city centre, set in parkland, and enjoys imposing views across Belfast to the Black Mountain and Belfast Hills.
A night in Ashford Castle is one you will never forget! Glenariff Forest Park, Antrim is one of the nine Antrim Glens, and considered by many to be the fairest of them all. There are some amazing natural, historic and religious interest in the area surrounding, Killarney National Park. Tell everyone under the age of 26 about how amazing Leisureworld was. The possibilities are as endless as the deep romantic streak that runs through you and every one of us. Nestled in the center of Dublin city, in the Liberties area are the real life remains of none other than Saint Valentine. But an alternative would be to walk out onto Titanic's prow and having a Kate moment - at Titanic Belfast. Cycle or drive the Ring of Kerry The Ring of Kerry is one of the most popular, and most spectacular, drives in Ireland if not the world.
The bridges bring you over wild and crashing waves and past sheer cliff faces that make for incredible photographs. It perches dramatically on a 120 ft cliff top, high above the Atlantic Ocean on the north-western coast of Northern Ireland, offering spectacular views westwards over Downhill Strand towards Magilligan Point and County Donegal and to the east Castlerock beach towards Portstewart, Portrush and Fair Head. The lake has 154 islands along with many coves and inlets. It made us realize just how special this place is and what a treat it is to see the strength of Mother Nature in person. There are rivers, waterfalls and stalactites and stalagmites. Looking for more romantic inspiration in Northern Ireland? Start your adventure in the charming town of Larne and from here you can start exploring the nine deep green glens of Antrim, each with its own unique character, that break up the rugged cliffs that stretch up the North coast. Get hands on with Irish cuisine at with celebrity chef Catherine Fulvio.
Sip on a pint at Reidys Sweet shop Also found in beautiful Killarney, Reidys Sweet shop and bar is certainly not for tourists, but you would be welcome should you come across it. Truly romantic and awe-inspiring views, the Cliffs of Moher are a must visit for any couple looking to capture a romantic experience. It will scare and excite you in equal measures. Visit the Street where George Best learned to kick a football — Burren Way Burren Way in East Belfast is the site where George Best learned some of his skills which made him become the best footballer on the planet. Try it out at the and surf school where you spend the night and wake up to a lovely breakfast overlooking the ocean. For some help planning your trip, this should be useful. It curves its way around to the right and merges into the Causeway Coastal route, one of the most spectacular road trips on the island of Ireland.
It is an ideal place to spend a relaxing couple of days with your loved one. Lovely scenes along the 500km of waterway will be the highlight of your entire trip. So fast in fact, they are harnessing the tidal water for hydro electric power. And there you have it, that's our suggestions for the best things to do Northern Ireland by Dave and Deb. Smile at your fine luck on this rainy day—a warm fire, good food, and a sweetheart. See the city at night lit up by the River Lagan Titanic Quarter Belfast — Dualta McLaughlin The waterfront of Belfast has made massive strides in recent years and is almost unrecognisable when compared with what it looked like decades ago.
Built in the 18th century by the Stuart family to impress visitors as they approached their home, the Dark Hedges have endured and have become one of the staple stops for anyone visiting Northern Ireland. And Finally, go on a Traditional Irish Pub Crawl in the City Centre! Try get here either early in the morning or late evening to avoid the tour buses! It was crazy to take the boat over the tidal pools. Walk The Burren The Burren in County Clare is one of the most magical places in all of Ireland. Ireland honeymoons offer endless romance. The drive takes you through rugged coastline, sandy beaches, and picturesque villages. The owners assert that out only 52 people have ever attempted this breakfast and only one person has achieved the feat. I really enjoyed this post, so much to see and do up the north.