Street Art Tour

We all know Belfast is synonymous with murals – but now a new tour is coming to the city to celebrate the wonderful commissioned, and some not so commissioned, pieces of street art.  I went along for a preliminary test drive. Our guide for the morning was Adam Turkington of Seedhead Arts.  Director of Culture Night, … More Street Art Tour

Foraging in the City

Maven, situated on the Lisburn Road, is a beautiful interior design shop celebrating both local and Scandinavian creatives.  Once a month they showcase various crafts through their hands-on sessions. At the beginning of autumn Maven hosted an evening of foraging with Mary and Dermot Hughes of Forage Ireland.  I’ve always been interested in foraging but lack the knowledge … More Foraging in the City

Top 5 in Belfast

Belvoir Forest Park I love to walk… when it’s dry.  Belvoir Forest offers up a great escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life just 3 miles outside the city centre.  With various arrowed walks you can discover the ice house, Norman motte and 14th Century graveyard amongst the arboretum and ancient oaks.  Along … More Top 5 in Belfast