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Cool city breaks in Belfast

Visit Belfast and you will soon see why this Titanic City was voted one of the world’s top destinations in 2012. Great things to see and do, exciting events, and a history served up with some of the quirkiest tours. There’s also great value daytime shopping if you love music, food and fashion.

In the evenings choose from cool eateries, or food on the go and some buzzing pubs and clubs. Belfast’s music scene is vibrant, exciting and cutting edge, crossing all genres and tastes with great gigs at some of the most unique venues. Check out a traditional session in a pub or catch a rock gig at one of our bigger venues. If you are looking for a fun, urban getaway that won’t break the bank, then Belfast is your place.

Only 2 hours from Dublin by train, visit Belfast and make it a break to remember.

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Shopping in Belfast
St George's Market - Fish Market

St George's Market

Belfast

St George’s Market one of Belfast’s oldest attractions and is one of the best markets in the UK and Ireland.It has been voted for numerous local and national awards for its fresh,local produce and great atmosphere.

Hilden Brewery

Hilden Brewery & Tap Room Restaurant

Lisburn

Discover the magic of brewing by visiting Ireland's oldest independent brewery, in the 19th century courtyard of Hilden House, near Lisburn. Enjoy the best of award winning cuisine prepared using the finest local ingredients.

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Segway Titanic Guided Tours (Segway NI)

Belfast

The first and only Segway city guided tour in the UK! And what better way to explore all the sights of this historic area by using these futuristic and amazing machines. You will quite simply glide from one area to the next!

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Victoria Square Belfast

Belfast

Northern Ireland’s biggest and brightest new shopping centre. Inside Victoria Square, there are two floor levels, with ninety eight shops, Odeon Cinema and a dozen eateries. With Northern Ireland’s first House of Fraser store and Hollister.

Belfast Castle Gardens

Belfast Castle Estate

Belfast

Belfast Castle estate is situated on the lower slopes of Cave Hill Country Park in north Belfast. It contains both parkland and mature mixed woodland and offers superb views of the city from a variety of vantage points.

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Home

Belfast

Home was founded during the Autumn of 2011 in a back street location in Belfast City Centre initially as a three month pop-up venture. Its aim and ethos was to serve homely, feel good nourishing food.

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Belfast's Lisburn Road

Belfast

The Lisburn Road with many upmarket Fashion Boutiques, Jewellers & Gifts, Health & Beauty, Home & Interiors, Arts & Antiques, Cafe Houses, Wine Bars and Restaurants is often compared to the Kings Road, London.

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The MAC

Belfast

'Winner' Marketing & Sales Excellence, NITA Awards 2013. The MAC is Belfast’s brand new arts venue selecting, creating and mixing up music, theatre, dance and art – bringing you the very best of local and international talent under one roof.

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Ten Square-The Grill Room

Belfast

The Grill Room offers an casual urban retreat in Belfast City Centre. Relax in the Colonial setting and enjoy some of the best food in Belfast. Perfect for visiting for a morning coffee meeting, a quick bite whilst shopping or the business lunch.

Empire Bar

The Empire

Belfast

A converted church in the heart of Belfast, boasting the city's most diverse offering of entertainment. Regular gigs include the Comedy Club, Blues Club and Supper Club.

Roninson & Cleaver, Belfast

Robinson & Cleaver

Belfast

Belfast’s new eatery takes the name of the iconic department store that once stood in its place, overlooking the impressive façade of City Hall.

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Ulster Museum

Belfast

As Northern Ireland’s treasure house of the past and present, the museum is home to a rich collection of art. Explore the museum’s wide range of exhibits including ceramics and glass collections and even a real life Egyptian mummy.

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast

Belfast

'Highly Commended' Best Visitor Experience & Marketing and Sales Excellence NITA Awards 2013. Titanic Belfast is a 'must see' visit in any tour of Belfast, and is now Northern Ireland's top visitor attraction.

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The Oh Yeah Music Centre

Belfast

The Oh Yeah Music Centre is a converted warehouse in the heart of Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter.  In a short space of time it has become a focus for music making and music enterprise in Northern Ireland.This three storey ...

Belfast City Bike Tours

Belfast City Bike Tours

Belfast

Belfast City Bike Tours offer fun, eco-friendly tours of Belfast City with local guides to show you the sites, some of which are only reachable by bike. We offer 3 tours: City Orientation Tour, Hilden Bike “N” Brew Tour and Titanic Bike “N” Boat.

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Crown Liquor Saloon

Belfast

A great place for thirst-quenching in historical surroundings. This splendid gin palace, built in 1826, is one of the best-known landmarks in the city and one of the National Trust's greatest treasures.

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