The Belfast home bakery – a visitor’s guide

Have you ever wondered how our guides maintain their incredible stamina and athletic physiques? Complex carbohydrates are a vital source of energy for tour guides, and the best place to find them - whether you’re a guide or a guest - is in a home bakery, a uniquely Northern Irish institution.

By |2023-11-14T16:01:49+00:00November 14th, 2023|

Colin Middleton – Belfast’s surrealist painter

There are plenty of us who would say that you need to have a fair level of surrealism about you to live in Belfast. But Colin Middleton, who is the subject of a new exhibition in the Ulster Museum, was once described as Ireland’s Greatest Surrealist, so this show bound to be worth a visit.

By |2023-10-30T12:30:42+00:00October 30th, 2023|

Thomas Hart, a Titanic mystery

Two names on the Titanic Memorial at Belfast City Hall have asterisks against them - John Horgan and Thomas Hart. But what are the asterisks for? I did a bit of digging and here's what I found out.

By |2023-09-22T13:14:22+00:00September 21st, 2023|

Peace and Beyond 2023

In April we participated in a week-long international arts and cultural programme hosted by the British Council Northern Ireland called Peace and Beyond 2023: The Role of Arts in Divided and Polarised Societies to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement.

By |2023-05-24T19:09:36+00:00May 24th, 2023|

DC Tours’ big night out at the Belfast Telegraph Business Awards!

A few weeks ago we got the exciting news that we had been named as finalists in the 2023 Belfast Telegraph Business Awards. Last night we put on our tuxes and went to the awards ceremony at Belfast's Crowne Plaza. We knew the competition was stiff, but that has never held us back - and besides, any excuse for a night out!

By |2023-04-28T11:39:19+00:00April 28th, 2023|
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