Visiting Dunluce Castle with Kids

Dunluce Castle (1)

The Giant’s Causeway part of a stunning stretch of coastline called the Causeway Coast, but if you don’t fancy driving it, there are a couple of other must visit places close by, including Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Dunluce Castle, used as the location of Castle Greyjoy in Game of Thrones. Tucked away on a cliffside west of the Giant’s Causeway, Dunluce Castle gives you a real “wow” moment as it comes into view. The castle, which balances on the edge of a rocky outcrop is accessed via a bridge which connects it to the mainland. This stunning castle reminded me… Continue Reading “Visiting Dunluce Castle with Kids”

Visiting the Giant’s Causeway with Kids

Giant's Causeway NT

If there was one thing that saved us a lot of money during our visit to Northern Ireland, it was our National Trust membership as many of the sites we wanted to visit were looked after by them. Our first visit of our holiday was to the Giant’s Causeway and although you can access the stones for free via the Public Right of Way, it is well worth visiting the award-winning Visitor Centre, which is included in your National Trust membership. Inside you will find an exhibition showcasing the stories and the science behind the Giant’s Causeway, plus a giant… Continue Reading “Visiting the Giant’s Causeway with Kids”