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Derry / Londondery

Derry, also known as Londonderry, is a city on the River Foyle in Northern Ireland. It’s known for the intact 17th-century Derry’s Walls with 7 gates. Within the walls, spired St. Columb’s Cathedral displays artefacts from the 1688–9 Siege of Derry. Near the Peace Bridge, the Tower Museum has city views and historical exhibits. Huge stained-glass windows adorn the neo-Gothic red sandstone Guildhall.

DANNY BOY SONG – Lyrics, History and What Oh Danny Boy is About!

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A popular symbol of Irish culture, particularly music, Danny Boy is a ballad with an ancient Irish melody. Written by English songwriter Frederic Weatherly in Bath, Somerset in 1910, Danny Boy has numerous connotations associated with Irish communities. The Inspiration behind Danny Boy Weatherly was inspired...

Causeway Coastal Route-Ballymacran Bank-Ballykelly/Limavady-MYROE

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Ballymacran Bank Myroe is an excellent place to stop along the Causeway Coastal Way.

ST COLUMB’S PARK – DERRY-LONDONDERRY. Limavady Road, Foyle Area

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St. Columbs Park in Derry/Londonderry is an excellent park for taking your dog for a walk It is located on the Limavady Road in the Foyle Area. Its also great for cycling, skating or just walking!

DOWNHILL BEACH – Mussenden Temple – CASTLEROCK-Game of Thrones

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Downhill Beach near Coleraine and Portrush along the North Coast of Ireland also has the impressive Mussenden Temple.

Guildhall Derry / Londonderry – A Beautiful Building To Visit

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The History of Guildhall The Guildhall building is located in Derry, County Londonderry, ( see what we did there! )  Northern Ireland, For Sat Nav's - use the following postcode - BT48 6DQ. The Guildhall is one of Derry's most outstanding landmarks and has been...

Limavady – History, Attractions and Trails with Amazing Photos

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Limavady is a small town that is 14 miles outside of Coleraine and only 17 miles outside of Derry/Londonderry city. Its postal area is BT49 - for sat navs - if travelling to the town. It has a population of just over 12,000 according...

Roe Valley Country Park – Forest & River Roe in Limavady

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Roe Valley Country Park, Limavady Roe Valley Country park is a three mile long wooded park that the River Roe partly runs through. It is managed by the Northern Ireland Environment Agency. Several bridges are located over the river but only of them is accessible...

Manannán mac Lir-Celtic Sea God-Gortmore Viewing

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On visiting Gortmore Viewing Point on Binevenagh Mountain - you're in for a visual treat. The famous statue of Manannan Mac Lir is located on the Bishop's Road - on the Binevenagh Loop part of the excellent Causeway Coastal Route. Below are some facts...