All posts tagged "Titanic Belfast"

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    Shannon Wins Again at Routes Europe in Belfast

    Shannon Airport wins yet another award as it claimed a prestigious Routes Europe 2017 award held at...

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    Shannon Airport Nominated for Routes Award

    Shannon Airport has once again been shortlisted for the Routes Europe Marketing Awards 2017. The awards are...

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    Titanic Belfast Wins Europe’s Leading Visitor Attraction

    Conal Harvey, Vice-Chairman, and Tim Husbands, Chief Executive, celebrate as Titanic Belfast is named as Europe’s Leading...

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    100,000+ Visitors to Titanic Belfast in August

    More than 100,000 visitors experienced Titanic Belfast in the month of August – representing a 5% increase on the same month for 2013.   The actual figure of 100,150 visitors to Titanic Belfast’s galleries last month does not include the attraction’s weekly Afternoon Tea offering, delegates attending events, or the Color Run...

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    Titanic Belfast Attracts Visitors to Northern Ireland

    Titanic Belfast, the iconic six-storey building featuring nine interpretive and interactive galleries and which is the world’s largest Titanic exhibition, was cited by visitors as the ‘main or very important’ reason why they came to Belfast and Northern Ireland in a MillwardBrown survey commissioned by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board.    More...

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    Titanic Belfast Building with Lego Bricks

    Titanic Belfast’s Ally Hill watches on as artist Joe Perez recreates the iconic Titanic Belfast building from Lego bricks, inside a pod in Belfast’s Victoria Square shopping mall, ahead of the Brick City Lego exhibition at Titanic Belfast, from 17th May to 13th July 2014.   The official Lego  artist will be inside the...

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    Northern Ireland Named in Top Ten in Europe

    Widely read and respected travel bible, Lonely Planet, has declared that Northern Ireland is a cool place to visit. One could be forgiven for thinking that this was a rather fair appraisal of the weather, but no – the magazine has given Northern Ireland its much coveted seal of approval. Together with...

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    On AzQuest: Dublin to Belfast

    Azamara Club Cruises’ luxury ship Azamara Quest is currently sailing her first ex-Dublin itinerary to Hamburg via Belfast, Glasgow, Invergordon and Edinburgh. ITTN’s News & Features Editor Neil Steedman reports from onboard. Follow his daily reports on Irish Travel Trade News’ Facebook page. Having gone to sleep in my Club Veranda stateroom...

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    Win a Night Under the Stars at Titanic Belfast

    Titanic Belfast has launched a Hollywood-style red carpet competition to celebrate its ‘Titanic’ movie exhibit – and it is open to Republic of Ireland Titanic fans only! ‘Titantic’ director James Cameron, whose global launch of the movie on Blue Ray and Blue Ray 3D took place at Titanic Belfast in 2012, gifted...

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    Margaret Devaney: a Titanic Survivor

    One century ago, on Sunday 14th April 1912, the steamship RMS Titanic struck an iceberg in the Atlantic on her maiden voyage from Southampton, Cherbourg and Cobh, Co Cork. The liner was carrying 2,225 people and 1,512 were lost. In the March issue of Irish Travel Trade News, our correspondent Joe Jennings...

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    Bmibaby Commences Belfast City – Amsterdam Service

    George Best Belfast City Airport commenced its first direct European services yesterday with a scheduled flight to and from Amsterdam – the first of seven new European routes to be operated by bmibaby, with Geneva beginning in December and Malaga, Faro, Alicante, Palma, Ibiza starting in 2012. After greeting the first passenger,...