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#BuyDonegal – South Inishowen edition

December 8, 2021

Welcome to our second dedicated blog in our #BuyDonegal series. Like cruising the Inishowen 100 we are starting in the South, the gateway of Inishowen and working our way around the peninsula.    South Inishowen businesses taking part in #BuyDonegal Borderlands Muff Wild Ireland Chemist Connect Bridgend  FAB Inishowen An Grianan Hotel Shivon Soap    […]

It’s time to #BUYDONEGAL

December 3, 2021

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! That’s right it’s #BuyDonegal time. #BuyDonegal is an award winning initiative from Donegal County Council that is helping local businesses all over Donegal.  We are focusing on #BuyDonegal businesses based on the Inishowen Peninsula. Over the next few weeks we will be releasing a series of blogs […]

Let’s talk about the Halloween show in Buncrana – Where is it? When is it? What time is it on?

October 24, 2021

  What is it? Derry Halloween will host five different worlds as part of its Halloween celebrations and one of these worlds will be in Buncrana. The Ancients Halloween show will see you embark on a terrifying trail from O’Dohertys Keep along the river bank and across before turning back towards Castle Bridge. And towards […]

Inishowen’s Outdoor Dining Food Trail

July 6, 2021

  Looking to dine out in Inishowen? Then you’ve come to the right place! Below is a list of hotels, restaurants, bars, cafes and delis that have outdoor dining. What are you waiting for? Lets go eat.   *If you would like to be added to our outdoor dining list, please contact   Newtowncunningham […]

Explore Inishowen Activities on your Staycation this Summer

August 11, 2020

There’s an activity to suit just about everyone here. It could be a gentle stroll along a sandy beach to scaling sea-stacks on the rugged coastline; angling on a local river or spotting basking sharks on the Atlantic Ocean. Take a bike or horse, go karting, kayaking, surfing or diving; whatever your age, whatever your […]

Explore Inishowen on your Staycation this Summer

July 1, 2020

The team at Explore Inishowen CLG Tourist Office wishes all tourism businesses the very best as they re-open their doors to visitors this week. We hope you enjoy our snapshot of imagery to celebrate the 29th of June 2020 – Re-opening of our visitor season. Feel free to share and use the Fáilte Ireland and […]

The Force is Still Strong in Inishowen

May 4, 2020

“The Force is still strong in Inishowen” Star Wars Masks feature as Inishowen’s clear community message to Star Wars Fans “Stay Safe – See you next year”! by Heidi Doherty- Explore Inishowen CLG “The May the 4th Be With You” Festival 2020 supported by Failte Ireland is a celebration of all things Star Wars. This […]