Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Arlene Foster, has said Northern Ireland's tourism industry can scale new heights by building on the momentum of the past two years.
Speaking at the Northern Ireland Tourist Board's (NITB) annual conference, Arlene Foster said: "I want to encourage a culture of strong leadership, forward planning and continued business improvement within our tourism industry.
A self-catering holiday home at the foot of the Sperrin Mountains has been awarded a five-star quality rating by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) in only its second year of business.
Sperrin View House, located on the outskirts of Desertmartin, is a luxurious four-bedroomed, two-bathroom country house sleeping up to seven people.
Tuesday’s Giro d‘Italia Hall of Fame event at the Giant’s Causeway, organised by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board, attracted interest from a large group of cycling media from across the globe.
The cycling journalists came over as guests of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and Tourism Ireland and couldn’t resist the opportunity to get on their bikes and try out some of the Giro route.
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Arlene Foster, today congratulated legendary cyclist Stephen Roche on being inducted into the Giro d’Italia Hall of Fame.
The Minister was speaking at the Causeway Hotel, at an event to honour the former Giro winner, who becomes only the third rider to be inducted into the race’s roll of honour.
TV personality and sustainability expert Dick Strawbridge has delivered the keynote address to tourism businesses and organisations from across Northern Ireland taking a masterclass in improving their green credentials and profitability.
The ‘Green Tourism - Making it Work’ Masterclass at Ballymena’s Ecos Environmental Centre tackled the 'how to' of sustainable tourism through a series of practical workshops.
Over 100 local organisers, industry professionals and suppliers aiming to develop Northern Ireland as the home of great events have taken part in a Northern Ireland Tourist Board Inspiring Events Masterclass.
Held at Lisburn’s Larchfield Estate and featuring specialist advice on event organisation, best practice and creating authentic Northern Ireland food experiences, the masterclass was the latest in the NITB’s series of industry development initiatives.
A world-renowned cross-cultural communication expert has given local tourism businesses a masterclass in embracing and celebrating cultural diversity as a means of winning more customers.
Richard D Lewis, one of Britain’s foremost linguists and author of the half a million-selling book When Cultures Collide, was in Country Antrim’s Galgorm Resort & Spa yesterday to deliver the event on behalf of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board
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