Paul Donnelly

About Paul Donnelly

Paul Donnelly is DC Tours lead tour guide. A qualified teacher, mediator and international tour guide, he has delivered DC Tours programme for 8 years. He has won a number of prestigious awards including ‘Top UK Guide’ at Wanderlust’s ‘World Guide Awards’ in October 2019.

Unintended Consequences

When Mark messaged me on Facebook in late 2012 to say “I have a business idea, give me a call you knob!” I’m sure neither of us envisaged that by 2021 we would have become a multi award winning entity [...]

By | 2021-01-14T15:31:52+00:00 January 14th, 2021|Belfast|0 Comments

That time Donzo Won An Award

Top UK Tour Guide 2019 2019 saw me start the year on a three-month sabbatical due to post traumatic stress disorder as a result of taking 15 Basque teenagers on a tour that concluded precariously on the observation deck of [...]

By | 2021-01-14T15:32:03+00:00 December 20th, 2020|Belfast|0 Comments

What’s In A Name?

Nick names are an inherent part of the linguistic and social culture of all places. Possibly even more so in industrial cities were people lived and worked in such physical proximity to each other. The sheer closeness produced more interaction [...]

By | 2020-12-12T15:44:13+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Belfast|0 Comments