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The Complete Guide to County Antrim

Charming glens, lush forests, mystical pathways and stunning coastlines, County Antrim has it all. Just a short drive from Northern Ireland’s capital city, yet full of rural scenery and natural beauty, this vast, open county...

Michael Fassbender: The Rise of Magneto

Michael Fassbender is an Irish German actor, born on the 2nd of April 1977. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany to a German father, Josef, and an Irish mother, Adele who is originally from Larne,...

Murals and Museums: Dark Tourism in Belfast

  After a period of difficulty in Northern Ireland known as ‘The Troubles’, Belfast has been slowly reinventing itself as a tourist destination globally. Museums in Northern Ireland have been establishing themselves on the world stage...

The Rolling Hills of Belfast: Black Mountain and Divis Mountain

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjRoc9qcKb8&t=24s Belfast 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...

Discovering Ireland: A Guide to Castles in Antrim

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 Castle Our...

The British Open | Royal Portrush 2019

The British Open is an annual event which is taking place in Portrush, County Antrim in July 2019, which is expected to attract over 200,000 supporters.  Tickets for all four days of the famous tournament have...

24 Hours in Belfast: Experience the Best of Northern Ireland’s Capital City

Belfast, the capital city of Northern Ireland, is a completely different place to the one that has been told in the history books. The Troubles which played a dominant role in the city for many...

Royal Portrush Golf Club: A Legendary Irish Course

ConnollyCove is here to guide you around some of the best golf courses in Ireland. Royal Portrush Golf Club is undeniably one of the most famous and challenging Irish course to exist. Royal Portrush offers a...

Amazing Parks in Ireland: Must Visit Parks for Tourists and Locals

Looking for amazing things to do this Summer? Well, we've created a list of all the best parks in Ireland for you to enjoy when the Irish sunshine appears. After all, the parks in Ireland...

Troubled Soil: Islandmagee’s Hidden History

Hidden in the rocky hills of County Antrim’s east coast lies Islandmagee, a grassy peninsula town epicentre to the nearby ports of Larne and Whitehead. Sparsely populated and distant from the glaring lights of Belfast...

Things To Do in Portrush: Attractions and Activities on the North West Coast

Exploring Portrush: A Guide For Entertainment-Seekers Things to do in Portrush? Portrush is a relatively large town that's perfect for tourists to explore and discover thanks to its great coastal setting. PLUS, plenty of attractions and activities,...

The Famous Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Located near the town of Ballintoy in the beautiful County Antrim lies the famous Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge. The Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge sways 30 metres above the glistening ocean waves that has been around for over...