2017 New Year's Resolutions

Who says that New Year's resolutions have to be boring? We don't! Here are 12 to try in Ireland in 2017!

12. Mountain Biking in Antrim

Goodbye Christmas pounds, hello mountain biking. Barnett Demesne Trail near Belfast city is the island’s first purpose-built jumps park and has three trails that weave through stunning woodland scenery.

11. Take the Wild Atlantic Way

Isn’t it about time you went on an epic road trip? Well get a load of the Wild Atlantic Way, the world’s longest defined coastal touring route taking in 2,500km (1,500 miles) of primal coastline and unspoiled islands.

10. Zorbing in Derry~Londonderry

Go zorbing! It may sound like something out of Star Trek but it’s very real – and very fun. The idea is simple: climb into a giant inflatable bubble and go hurtling down a hill. Oakfire can hook you up in 2017.

9. Wander through Ireland's Ancient East

Uncover the story of Ireland by wandering through Ireland’s Ancient East, a magnificent touring region taking in mind-boggling monuments spanning 5,000 years. You’ll hear about prehistoric hunters, brave saints and Viking invasions.

8. Try a Black Cab Tour in Belfast

Take a Black Cab Tour of Belfast to expand your horizons and get to know this iconic capital. Explore the city’s distinctive quarters (think Titanic heritage and historic murals) with a knowledgeable guide brimming with anecdotes.