Successful Authors from Derry – James Burke & More

James Burke BBC
Here at ConnollyCove we take pride in all Ireland has to offer. Ireland has produced many famous authors and we celebrate all. Derry is the 4th largest city in Ireland, therefore, it is no surprise that this city has produced many famous faces. Here...

The Rolling Hills of Belfast: Black Mountain and Divis Mountain

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjRoc9qcKb8&t=24sBelfast is known as an industrial city. A city made famous by its linen mills and ships. A landscape that is associated with metal and water. Towering above this powerhouse of manufacturing is a very different visual - the Belfast hills. Black Mountain and...

Quiet Streams: The Silent Valley Reservoir

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYXSFFtCuOI Deep in the heart of County Down, an area known as Silent Valley lies nestled between the Mourne Mountains. Silent Valley has breathtaking views over its impressive reservoir that serves the people of County Down and an extensive area of Belfast. With an impressive...

Linenopolis: The Linen Quarter of Belfast

City Hall at Night- Belfast Travel Guide
The city of Belfast has been known for many things, but one of its proudest products is something that the city would be nicknamed after - Linen. Whilst not producing linen anymore, the incredible impact that linen had in the city can still be...

A Guide to Food in Derry, NI

Peace Bridge, Derry - Northern Ireland Travel Guide
Derry, having been awarded City of Culture 2013, has much to offer in terms of culture, fun, diversity, and excitement. Due to this, it is not surprising that Derry has an amazing food scene, with cuisine from around the world. Derry has a wide...

More Than Danny Boy: Stendhal Festival 2019

Stendhal Festival 2019 Limavady
In the valley that saw the song, ‘Danny Boy’ conceived, one of Ireland’s most celebrated music festivals is back this summer - Stendhal. A lineup of events that has boasted international stars to local legends, it never disappoints. The toast of Irish festivals, it...

Where to Stay in Derry | A Guide to Derry’s Top Hotels

Peace Bridge, Derry - Northern Ireland Travel Guide
Have you ever wanted to visit Northern Ireland's Walled City? Look no further! Here at ConnollyCove we have comprised all the information about the best hotels in Derry.Your search for accommodation has just been made quick and easy with this go-to-guide about the...

Discovering Ireland: A Guide to Castles in Antrim

Glenarm Castle: Antrim Castles
There are many historic castles to visit in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Here at ConnollyCove, we have created this guide to all the castles in Antrim you need to see while visiting Northern Ireland. Glenarm CastleOur first Castle in Antrim is the Glenarm Castle. This...

The Ultimate Belfast Student Guide: A QUB Student’s Guide

Queens University Belfast
Moving away from home for the first time is scary. Therefore, it is important to have a go-to guide to get started. In this guide, we have listed the key need-to-know information about being a student in Belfast. Introduction When arriving in Belfast, within the first...

Where to Stay in Belfast | Belfast Hotels | A-Z List

The Merchant Hotel
Here at ConnollyCove, we have comprised all the information about the best hotels in Belfast. Making your search for accommodation quick and easy to navigate. Belfast is a great place to visit with award-winning attractions, fantastic bars and restaurants and now many amazing hotels...