Tourism NI is responsible for the development of tourism and the marketing of Northern Ireland as a tourist destination to visitors within Northern Ireland and from the Republic of Ireland.
Northern Ireland’s stunning coastline has long been hailed as a match of anything in the world, and 2015 has been another excellent year for our local beaches.
Ten of our beaches as well as two marinas have received the international Blue Flag, which recognises first class facilities and the highest standards of water quality. A further ten beaches have received the UK-wide Seaside Award, which recognises resort and rural beaches with good water quality.
Tourism NI attracted over 100 tourism representatives at arecent event held at Belfast’s Stormont Hotel to kick offNorthern Ireland's Year of Food initiative for 2016.
The initiative is being developed by Tourism NI to build on Northern Ireland’s growing reputation for food excellence and entice even more visitors to get a taste of Northern Ireland.
The impact of Tourism Northern Ireland's work on the 2014 Giro d’Italia Big Start has been recognised yet again with a further accolade at the Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards.
The Giro spectacle scooped the National Sport Tourism Event of the Year at the inaugural European sport tourism event held in Limerick last week.
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell, has attended the 37th Annual Northern Ireland Tourism awards.
The gala ceremony, regarded as the highlight of the tourism calendar, recognised the most inspirational local providers and performers and celebrated the success of the tourism industry over the past year.
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