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  • The Nest
    Broughshane | Shopping

    A unique, welcoming, quirky and independent interior and giftware emporium located in the listed Old Police Station within the multi award winning village of Broughshane.

  • Winnies 1975
    Broughshane

    Winnies 1975 is a quaint café and gift shop set in the heart of Broughshane, which was crowned UK Village of the Year 2018.

  • Ann's Pantry of Larne
    Larne

    Multi - award winning family run bakery with quaint café set in the heart of Larne town centre, on the Causeway Coastal route. Producers of a delicious range of baked goods, preserving the rich heritage of Northern Irish baking.

  • Edwardian Tea Room at Whitehead Railway Museum
    Whitehead

    The quaint and cosy Edwardian Tea Room is located in the Station Building of Whitehead Railway Museum in the heart of Whitehead and is the perfect place to refuel.

  • Natasha Swan Ceramics - Studio and Workshops
    Crafting | Islandmagee

    Natasha Swan Ceramics is situated in the scenic Islandmagee, her handmade porcelain tableware reflects the beauty of landscape through abstract illustrations. Alongside making, Natasha also delivers workshops for beginners as an introduction to clay.

  • Gin Tasting experience at Galgorm Spa and Golf Resort
    Food Demonstrations | Galgorm & Cullybackey

    Unique daily gin tasting experience at Galgorm Spa and Golf Resort, near Ballymena as they showcase a hand selected gin every evening in the surroundings of The Gin Library, winner of Best Bar in Connacht/Ulster at the Sky Bar of the Year awards.

  • The Creamery Can
    Clough

    The Creamery Can, is located in Glarryford, en-route from Ballymena to the Causeway and is a quaint stone barn café, celebrating artisan food, local produce and local community with fresh home cooked goodness served daily.

  • Glenarm Castle Walled Garden Tea Room
    Coffee Shops | Gardens | Glenarm

    This charming Tea Room, situated in the old Mushroom House of Glenarm Castle Walled Garden is open daily to visitors - one of the few places in Northern Ireland to enjoy Glenarm shorthorn beef and organic salmon!

  • The Thatch Inn & Restaurant
    Attraction | Broughshane

    18th century thatched, family friendly bar and restaurant set in the award winning village of Broughshane with a great choice of menu and unique historic features.

  • The Misty Burn
    Coffee Shops | Food retailer | Glenwherry

    The Misty Burn is a bright spacious coffee shop with convenience store, located between Larne and Ballymena, offering incredible countryside views whilst you enjoy a tasty treat.

  • Hillstown Brewery Économusée Tours
    Ahoghill | Tours and Itineraries
    Tour of the Hillstown Brewery Économusée, to discover their farming heritage and their unique diversification into the brewery business with sampling of their great range of award winning craft beers.
  • The Kitchen at Hillstown & Hillstown Farm Shop
    Ballymena | Food and Drink | Food retailer
    The Kitchen @ Hillstown Farm Shop, located between Randalstown and Ahoghll uses locally produced, artisan foods and meats from their onsite award-winning butchery and farm shop, to create perfectly crafted meals and specials for your enjoyment.

Kilcoan Gardens

Kilcoan Gardens
Attraction | Crafting | Experience | Gardens | Islandmagee

The gardens are situated within the peninsula of Islandmagee, with beautiful views over Larne Lough and include a cottage garden, orchard, vegetable area and herb garden.

Olderfleet Castle

Olderfleet Castle
Attraction | Larne

The ruins of Olderfleet Castle stand on the Curran Point facing Larne Lough. It is suggested that it was built by a Scottish family called Bissett of Glenarm circa 1250, others say it was built by the Vikings some 300 years earlier.

Larne Promenade

Larne Promenade
Attraction | Larne | Walking

Enjoy a lovely walk along a one mile long stretch of Promenade running from Larne Leisure Centre, parallel with the Causeway Coastal route. Pass by Waterloo Bay, view lots of bird life and dramatic scenery or walk to Town Parks and the Coast Road.

Chaine Memorial Tower

Chaine Memorial Tower
Attraction | Larne
This special memorial tower stands tall on the western side of Larne Lough, at the entrance to Larne harbour greeting visitors arriving by sea. It's an accurate replica of an Irish Round Tower and is known affectionately by locals as 'The Pencil.'

Bannside Craft Shop, Bethlehem Abbey

Bannside Craft Shop, Bethlehem Abbey
Portglenone | Shopping

Our Lady of Bethlehem Abbey is a Cistercian monastery in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1948 and currently numbers 20 monks. The monks live a secluded, contemplative life in which prayer holds a central position.

Knockagh Monument

Knockagh Monument
Attraction | Carrickfergus
County Antrim War Memorial – erected and dedicated to the fallen from the County of Antrim who fell during the Great World War (1914-1918) and later dedicated in Remembrance to those from the County who dies in the Second World War (1939-1945).
  • Kilcoan Gardens
    Attraction | Crafting | Experience | Gardens | Islandmagee

    The gardens are situated within the peninsula of Islandmagee, with beautiful views over Larne Lough and include a cottage garden, orchard, vegetable area and herb garden.

  • Olderfleet Castle
    Attraction | Larne

    The ruins of Olderfleet Castle stand on the Curran Point facing Larne Lough. It is suggested that it was built by a Scottish family called Bissett of Glenarm circa 1250, others say it was built by the Vikings some 300 years earlier.

  • Larne Promenade
    Attraction | Larne | Walking

    Enjoy a lovely walk along a one mile long stretch of Promenade running from Larne Leisure Centre, parallel with the Causeway Coastal route. Pass by Waterloo Bay, view lots of bird life and dramatic scenery or walk to Town Parks and the Coast Road.

  • Chaine Memorial Tower
    Attraction | Larne
    This special memorial tower stands tall on the western side of Larne Lough, at the entrance to Larne harbour greeting visitors arriving by sea. It's an accurate replica of an Irish Round Tower and is known affectionately by locals as 'The Pencil.'
  • Bannside Craft Shop, Bethlehem Abbey
    Portglenone | Shopping

    Our Lady of Bethlehem Abbey is a Cistercian monastery in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1948 and currently numbers 20 monks. The monks live a secluded, contemplative life in which prayer holds a central position.

  • Knockagh Monument
    Attraction | Carrickfergus
    County Antrim War Memorial – erected and dedicated to the fallen from the County of Antrim who fell during the Great World War (1914-1918) and later dedicated in Remembrance to those from the County who dies in the Second World War (1939-1945).