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09 Jul 2015

GB travel agents pay a visit to Londonderry

Tourism Ireland, in association with Superbreak (leading holiday company), invited a group of travel agents from Scotland and northern England to come and visit Londonderry, to experience what the city has to offer as a great city break destination.

The travel agents visited several hotels, including the Maldron, the Everglades, the White Horse Inn, Ramada Da Vinci’s and the Waterfoot. They also enjoyed a walking tour of the city, taking in the historic walls, the Guildhall, the Tower Museum and the Walled City Brewery.

  Karen Henderson, Visit Derry (left), and Chris Hagan, SuperBreak (third left), with GB travel agents on the Peace Bridge, Londonderry.

Notes To Editors

  • Tourism Ireland is the organisation responsible for promoting Northern Ireland and the island of Ireland overseas as a leading holiday destination.
  • Tourism is responsible for in excess of 5.2% of GDP in Northern Ireland and supports approximately 43,000 jobs.
  • In 2014, we welcomed almost 1.8 million overseas visitors to Northern Ireland, delivering revenue of about £446 million.
  • Tourism Ireland’s international website is www.ireland.com, available in ten different language versions for over 30 individual markets around the world. In 2014, Ireland.com attracted about 14.25 million visitors.

 

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