Londonderry is a major shopping district, boasting two large shopping centres and numerous small shops. Visitors can find souvenir items such as handcrafted cut glass and other unique pieces of Irish artwork. For guests in Londonderry hotels, there is much to see and do. The city’s main attraction is the Londonderry city walls, which date back to the 17th century. Other historical sites of interest include St Columb’s Cathedral, the Guildhall and the Heritage Tower. Londonderry hotels and restaurants offer delightful traditional cuisine to suit every palate.
Londonderry hotels offer accommodation ideal for a long holiday or a short stay. Guests in Londonderry hotels can enjoy scenic cruises down River Foyle or take walks around the historic city. Visitors can also participate in a wide variety of water sports or a game of golf. Londonderry is home to several theatres which offer a wide range of entertainment from pantomimes to concerts. Notable events held in the city include the Foyle Halloween Carnival, Foyle Film Festival and the Hysterical Comedy Festival. Londonderry is also popular for the Tower Museum, an award winning museum where visitors can learn about the city’s history. With its many pubs and clubs, Londonderry offers a vibrant nightlife.