Monthly Archives: May 2016

Enchanted by the Italian Lakes

ROBIN NOWACKI explores the Italian Lakes… BEING a skiing enthusiast, mountains in summer were not my thing, but as the warm sun shone highlighting the contrasts of Lake Maggiore’s serene tranquil azure waters with the dark greens of the pine … Continue reading

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US Pre Clearance at Dublin Airport

  Dublin Airport is one of only a handful of airports outside North America that offers a US Preclearance facility. The benefit is that having cleared USCBP, passengers arriving in the US are treated as domestic arrivals, allowing them to avoid immigration … Continue reading

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Perfect Harmony Lives Up to All Expectations

Harmony of the Seas’ statistics are impressive, writes Northern Ireland Travel News’ PATRIC BAIRD. Royal Caribbean’s newest addition to their fleet of cruise ships stands higher than the Washington Monument, has more boroughs than New York City and more works … Continue reading

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THE FUTURE IS HERE – REAL TIME LANGUAGE TRANSLATION DEVICE!

The difficulties of communicating with someone who doesn’t speak your language could well be a thing of the past, thanks to an innovative new piece of technology… The new system, named the Pilot, comprises a pair of two earphones, which … Continue reading

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Fisherman who landed Florida…

Inveterate road-tripper MICHAEL BEATTIE – more at home driving hundreds of miles across the United States – experiences his first ever ‘settled’ American holiday… IN 1881 Hamilton Disston went fishing with a friend – and landed more than he could … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s Food Tube films in Fermanagh

Tourism Ireland’s latest promotion to highlight Northern Ireland and our special Year of Food and Drink is bringing Jamie Oliver’s hugely popular Food Tube channel to film in Fermanagh… TOURISM Ireland has invited two video bloggers from the network to … Continue reading

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THAMES EYE VIEW OF THE CITY SIGHTS

Northern Ireland Travel News’ Editor BRIAN OGLE sampled a luxurious Thames River Cruise with Bateaux London… What better way to enjoy the sights of London than to escape the exhaust fumes, hustle, bustle and clamour of the city streets, and … Continue reading

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Brussels Departure Hall Reopened for Business

Brussels Airport has officially reopened its departures hall, which was badly damaged in the terrorist attack in March… The Airport says the reopening was “an important symbol of the recovery of our country.”

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