The British Open | Royal Portrush 2019

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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 sold out. A fifth of all the tickets were...

Discovering Ireland: Ireland’s Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems in Ireland
Visiting Ireland and want to find adventure? Live in Ireland and want to do something different? Want to discover the secrets of the Emerald Isle?Look no further, we at ConnollyCove have shortlisted our favourite hidden spots in Ireland. Something for everyone, if you're interested...

A Guide to the Best Hotels in Belfast

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Are you planning on visiting Belfast soon? Wish to be treated to the most glamorous luxuries? Want to know what 5 star really means?Keep reading for information on the top-rated hotels in Belfast:  Belfast's 5 Star Hotels:  Firstly, what makes a 5-star hotel worth this rating?...

Seamus Heaney: His Life | His Work | His Successes

Queens University Belfast
Farming background, country at war, teacher, writer, Nobel Prize winner... continue reading to learn about how Seamus Heaney's life experiences shaped his writing, and how he became a famous author going onto win the Nobel Prize for Literature. Seamus Heaney and his Journey to AuthorshipBorn...

Queen’s University Belfast: Past, Present and Future

Queens University Belfast
Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK, providing world-class education underpinned by world-class research... where did it all begin? Well, keep reading to find out more about this iconic University in Belfast, Northern Ireland. History of Queens University Queen’s University Belfast...

Ireland’s Call | Sporting Icons from Ireland

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The island of Ireland has produced some of the worlds best sports stars in different sports. From road racing to football, Ireland is known for being a great sporting nation.Below you will find some of the most known sporting stars from our tiny...

The Best Food Guide to Belfast

Best Food Spots in Belfast
Belfast is an exciting place to visit, especially when it comes to its unbelievable food scene, with new restaurants popping up in the city, awarding winning restaurants and chefs, famous markets as well as cheap eateries and casual dining, Belfast has a wide variety...

Belfast’s St. George’s Market, County Antrim

St. George's Market - Belfast
St. George’s Market Opening Times St. Georges Market is one of Belfast’s top attractions. At St George’s you can find many stalls ranging from food, crafts and antiques. The food served is sourced from all over Ireland and the world. The market itself is only open...

Famous Irish TV Shows: From Drama to Comedy

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For a long time now, Ireland has been creating incredible Irish TV shows that have become a staple part of life, so iconic and different helping to set them apart from the rest of the world when comes to Television shows.The Irish have a...

Bootleggers Bar and Restaurant, Belfast

Bootleggers Bar and Restaurant Belfast
Less than a minutes walk from one of Belfast's prime shopping locations sits Bootleggers, a medium-sized bar and restaurant. The American style pub is a time capsule back to the prohibition era of the 1920s.During the 1920s, Bootleggers were famous for producing, distributing and...