Do you believe in fairies and giants?

March 15, 2017

VISITORS coming to Northern Ireland have a plethora of places to explore in Northern Ireland. While you’re here, I promise you will enjoy a magical hunt for fairies and giants! Eleanor McGillie went on a magical mystery tour of Sliabh Gullion.


The Live It Experience It guide to North Coast tearooms and coffee houses

March 10, 2017

No doubt there will be copious amounts of coffee drank on the North Coast during the North West 200 this year. Live It Experience It explores some of the coffee houses and tearooms available to our visitors as they travel around the coastline. Claire Savage has been out and about sampling the delights on offer in our food and drink establishments.


One of our favourite land activities – walking in the Mournes!

March 6, 2017

Throughout the year we welcome many visitors to Northern Ireland. So, we want to share with you as much as possible what there is to do while you are here. And for us living in Northern Ireland we are so lucky to have the playgrounds we do. Orla McGrady heads up the Mourne Mountains.


Escape to Crom Estate in the Fermanagh Lakeland county

March 3, 2017

Ancient ruins, vast swathes of countryside, lakes and a great big bun at the end of a very long walk. Live It Experience It recommends you venture to Crom Estate in County Fermanagh and find out what makes this estate so special. Eleanor McGillie heads to the lakeland county


Go and see the puffins at Rathlin Island!

March 1, 2017

Are you coming to the North Coast and fancy a day out you will not forget? Live It Experience It recommends you go to Rathlin Island. Here’s Eleanor McGillie’s take on the island  where banshees, puffins, flora and fauna all co-exist. 


NW200 announce partnership with Live It Experience It

February 27, 2017

THE organisers of the Vauxhall International North West 200 have announced a  partnership with tourism cluster ‘Live It Experience It’ to boost tourism potential for businesses right across Northern Ireland. (more…)

The calm before the Live It Experience It storm…

February 20, 2017

We are officially launching Live It Experience It on Monday, February 27. The invites have been posted and the RSVPs are coming in.  This is going to be a pretty special day for us because during our launch we will be making a special partnership announcement which will present major opportunities for tourism businesses.


Old ‘Holmer’ in for European Tree of the Year

February 16, 2017

A TREE in Northern Ireland, which has been nicknamed ‘The Holmer’, is in with a chance of winning the European Tree of the Year award in a voting competition which is seeing people from right across Europe vote for their favourite tree. (more…)

Adventure activities in Northern Ireland are plentiful

February 10, 2017

Land activities, water activities and air based activities – you name it she has done it, well, almost everything. Eleanor McGillie spent eight years working closely with tourism providers in the south west of England where she was introduced to surfing, gliding, race tracks, archery, ballooning, zip lining, cave exploration, SUP and much more. Living back at home, Live It Experience It is like a dream come true. (more…)

Meet Claire Savage – a writer who loves our place!

February 10, 2017

Live It Experience It is delighted to have contributing bloggers on board with us who want to share their experiences of Northern Ireland. We are always out and about get out and we want to tell you our stories. We would like to introduce you to journalist, Claire Savage, who has been living on the north coast for 19 years. (more…)