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County 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.

HALLOWEEN – in Derry/Londonderry – The Halloween City!

Halloween Derry-Londonderry Halloween Festivalvideo
Halloween! We wanted to do something different out of it this time and thus decided to head to Londonderry where there is a celebration done there with people roaming the streets wearing scary costumes.Located in Northern Ireland on the banks of the River Foyle,...

BISHOPS GATE-The City Gates in The Walled City-Derry/Londonderry

BISHOPS GATE-The City Gates in The Walled City-Derry/Londonderryvideo

DERRY-LONDONDERRY-The Maiden City-The Walled City

DERRY-LONDONDERRY-The Maiden City-The Walled Cityvideo
Derry! The second largest city in Northern Ireland! The UK City of Culture in 2010! Several towns in the world are named after it. Derry~Londonderry has been known as The Maiden City as its high walls have never been breached! It is one of...

Peace Bridge – Derry/Londonderry

Peace Bridge Londonderry-Derryvideo
The Peace Bridge was opened in Derry/Londonderry over the River Foyle on the 25th June 2011. It is called the peace bridge because it was thought to help improve relationships of a once very divided community. The largely Unionist 'Waterside' and the largely Nationalist...

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

Oh Danny Boy Song-History-Words-Lyricsvideo
A popular symbol of Irish culture, 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. Is it the most famous Irish song and...

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

Ballymacran Bank Myroe Limavadyvideo
Ballymacran Bank Myroe is an excellent place to stop along the Causeway Coastal Way.Another video below shows you some of the popular spots along the Causeway Coastal Route.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUfxOz52QsY


St Columbs Park Derry-Londonderryvideo
St. Columbs Park in Derry/Londonderry is an excellent park for taking your dog for a walkIt 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

Downhill Beach-Mussenden Temple Castlerockvideo
Downhill Beach is near Coleraine and Portrush along the North Coast of Ireland and also has the impressive Mussenden Temple.The beach itself is part of an 11km/7 mile stretch of sand and a perfect spot for surfing. Downhill Beach offers a variety of activities...

Guildhall Derry / Londonderry – A Beautiful Building To Visit

Guildhall Derry/Londonderryvideo
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 of Derry's most outstanding landmarks and has been so since the...

Limavady – History, Attractions and Trails with Amazing Photos

Limavady Sculpture Trailvideo
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...