County Down

Down is a county located in the North-Eastern area of Ireland and the coast of Lough Neagh. The roots of the famous “Brontë” family belong to the region of Down.  Castlewellan Forest Park is one of the most interesting places in Down; the park conjoins the national Arboretum of Northern Ireland. Another renowned landmark to the city Scrabo TowerDown is also home to Exploris, a public aquarium, a winter destination to sea birds and many wadings.

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

St Stephens Green Dublin, County Dublin
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 offer some of the most beautiful spots to enjoy...

Castle Ward: A Place with a Remarkable History

Castle Ward
One of the main features that entice people to visit Ireland is the many historic castles that are found here, and Castle Ward is one that doesn’t fail to impress. It is a unique 18th century castle located in the friendly village of Strangford...

The Unendowed and Rich History of County Down

County Down
Northern Ireland is considered to be one of the most alluring countries in the northern hemisphere. With its various scenery attractions; and no part of it combines as much as the heart of County Down. Consider the glorious walks in the Mourne Mountains, to rolling...

Exploring Holywood Town – Northern Ireland

Holywood Town - Northern Irelandvideo
Holywood is a town located in County Down, Northern Ireland. It lies on the shore of Belfast Lough, between Belfast and Bangor. The English name Holywood comes from Latin Sanctus Boscus, meaning 'holy wood'. This was the name the Normans gave to the woodland...

Downpatrick Town – Places To Visit In Northern Ireland

Downpatrick Townvideo
Downpatrick is a small-sized town and not too big of place that people will spend a lot of time exploring. This small town is located 33 km south of Belfast city in County Down, Northern Ireland.  If you're visiting Belfast and looking to explore...

Ulster Fleadh 2018 – Traditional Irish Music, Songs, and Dance

Ulster Fleadhvideo
Ulster Fleadh - A Part of Irish Culture Travelling around Ireland and Northern Ireland means getting introduced to the traditional things associated with the place such as food and music.  Ulster Fleadh is full of traditional Irish music, songs and dance that is transformed into...

Exploring The Village Of Saintfield – County Down

Saintfieldvideo
The Small Village of Saintfield When it comes to the many villages to explore in Northern Ireland, Saintfield is one of them. Saintfield is a village and civil parish in County Down, which is located about halfway between Belfast and Downpatrick.Before coming to the name...

Down County Museum, Downpatrick

Down County Museumvideo
If you are trying to discover Northern Ireland, you will come to the point where county Down is on the list and that is when you will need to check the tourist places that one could visit there. Down County Museum is located in Downpatrick,...

Narnia Trail, CS Lewis, Rostrevor

Narnia Trailvideo
This Narnia Trail - which is found in Kilbroney Park brings to life the story of Narnia as well as others in this area of the Mournes. The Narnia legends are interpreted along a short family loop trail which starts with the entrance through a...

Leitrim Lodge – Game of Thrones Location

Leitrim Lodgevideo
Leitrim Lodge - The Mourne Way leads a gentle walk through the Mountains of Mourne. On Google seek out Leitrim Lodge Car Park - in Co. Down (not down south!) . This leads to a path that crosses the Skanky River (which feeds into...