All posts tagged "Derry"

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    NITB Promotes at the RHK in Dublin

    The Northern Ireland Tourist Board mounted a major promotion in Dublin recently. The Northern Ireland Showcase – held at the city’s Royal Hospital Kilmainham – was attended by around 120 travel representatives and Republic of Ireland media figures. They included best prospect tour operators, ITOA members, professional conference organisers, and destination management companies,...

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    British Airways New Codeshare with Loganair to Connect Donegal to Heathrow

    British Airways has  announced a new codeshare agreement with Loganair that will link Donegal to London Heathrow with a daily service connecting in Dublin. Loganair will operate the route from Donegal to Dublin; passengers will then transfer to British Airways’ mainline services to London Heathrow. Passengers will be afforded a 23kg baggage...

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    Derry in Lonely Planet’s Top Ten Cities for 2013

    Derry is one of the best cities to visit in the world next year is Derry – according to Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel 2013’, which says: “Derry is the UK City of Culture 2013, which means this vibrant historic walled city is undergoing a renaissance.” Derry was placed as the fourth...

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    Tourism Convention Delegates Visit Derry

    Delegates who visited the first UKinbound convention to be held in Northern Ireland, in Belfast, also took part in a post-convention tour of Derry’s city walls and the Tower Museum. The visit was organised by Tourism Ireland and the Northern Ireland Tourist Board. Vanessa Markey of Tourism Ireland said: “The visitors had...

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    NITB’s £1m Summer Campaign

    The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has launched a new £1 million marketing campaign to encourage visitors from the Republic of Ireland for a short break or holiday this summer. “This year’s campaign features key product areas that are particularly suited to summer visits including houses and gardens, festivals and events,family attractions,...