The Open Championship to bring huge opportunities for NI tourism

March 22, 2018

Summer 2019 will see the world’s elite golfers arrive in Northern Ireland for 148th Open Championship. John Caddoo looks ahead to the event which will place Northern Ireland at the centre of the global sporting spotlight


Lough Neagh Eel on the menu as Slemish chef cooks at world famous congress

March 8, 2018

A CHEF who has made his mark in the culinary scene through his unique Slemish Market Supper Club, is representing Northern Ireland by cooking Lough Neagh Eel at the world famous congress – Minature Pinxtos – which is taking place in Northern Spain over the next week.


NW200 partner with Live It Experience It ahead of Ireland’s largest outdoor event

March 7, 2018

Live It Experience It is partnering again with the NW200 which will open up lots of opportunities for tourism businesses right across our region. Have a read to find out why your business should get involved.


NW200 organisers to meet tourism businesses ahead of 2018 race week

February 27, 2018

Tourism businesses are being invited to attend ‘Meet The NW200’ in Cookstown which will attract accommodation providers, food and drink businesses and activity providers from across Northern Ireland. (more…)

‘Time Out’ with Chef Rob Curley

February 22, 2018

Northern Ireland is building on its reputation as being a foodie destination. Live It Experience It takes Time Out with a chef who really is providing a unique dining experience in Northern Ireland. Robert Curley of the Slemish Market Supper Club talks about his love for food, his homely beginnings cooking with his mum and his journey to Slemish country.


OPINION: Lorcan McBride urges for joined up thinking for border region waters

January 9, 2018

Lorcan McBride is the director of Far and Wild who works alongside a wide variety of experienced instructors and guides bringing people a little closer to nature. In this opinion piece Lorcan urges for joined up thinking  for border region waters.


‘Time Out’ with Nine Glens Walking Tours

January 8, 2018

Live It Experience It takes ‘Time Out’ with Nine Glens Walking Tours founder Kevin McGowan who brings people together to explore the beauty of the glens. Eleanor McGillie speaks with Kevin about his passion for storytelling, his passion for the glens and his love of history.


American bloggers list causeway visit in their top five experiences of 2017

January 5, 2018

AS journalists and travel writers we know the value of a professional writing about you and what you do. Authentic storytelling is so compelling because it’s meaningful, relevant and let’s face it – everyone loves a good story. So here’s one about a great friendship which has been formed through a passion for storytelling. 


Slemish Market Supper Club Brussels Sprout Christmas Recipes

December 18, 2017

Whether you love them or hate them there’s always some alternative way to cook the festive vegetable that is the brussels sprout. Live It Experience It member, Chef Rob Curley from the Slemish Market Supper Club, has provided us with a few alternatives for this seasonal vegetable.


‘Time Out’ with Gladys Smyth OBE of Largy Coastal Apartments

December 6, 2017

‘Time Out’ features Gladys Smyth OBE, owner of Largy Coastal Apartments in Carnlough, Co Antrim. Find out what inspired this former Director of Nursing to turn her attention to the tourism sector.