Walled City showcased at World Travel Market

Derry~Londonderry, which is renowned as Ireland’s only completely Walled City and one of the finest in Europe, was last week showcased as a leading international visitor destination at one of the world’s most important exhibitions in the tourism industry with unrivalled global reach. Visit Derry was among a large number of high profile global visitor destination […]

Fangtastic extension of tourist season with new nine day festival extravaganza

The spooktacular success of this year’s internationally renowned Hallowe’en celebrations in Derry~Londonderry with a new nine day festival extravaganza attracting a record 100,000 plus visitors, has been hailed as a fantastic extension to the tourist season in Ireland’s historic Walled City. Derry is recognised globally as home to Europe’s biggest Hallowe’en party and festivities to […]

OLD DERRY AND IT’S WALLS HAVE BEEN DIVISIVE BUT AS THE 400TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR COMPLETION THE CITY IS… SAILING INTO THE FUTURE

THE NOVEL TRAVELLER By Michelle Jackson for the Irish Daily Mail COMPLETED in 1618, the 400-year­old Walls of Derry hold centuries of tales and sagas within and today is the only intact walled city on the islands of Ireland and Britain. I’m standing on the banks of the River Foyle waiting in antici­pation with thousands […]