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”

Finding Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones Filming Locations

Castle Ward

Series 8 of Game of Thrones is only a few weeks away and during our visit to Northern Ireland in February half term we visited many of the shows fantastic filming locations, many of which are dotted along the Northern Ireland Coastal Route. Numerous key scenes have been filmed in the country and to help you locate them, Discover Northern Ireland have launched the Game of Thrones Filming Locations Northern Ireland app, available for Apple on AppStore and Android on GooglePlay. Having the app allows you to visit and explore the locations at your own pace and it links to… Continue Reading “Finding Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones Filming Locations”