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5 Things, Derry / Londonderry!

5 Things to Do, 5 Bars to Try, 5 Restaurants to Savour, and 5 Places to Stay in Derry / Londonderry: Your Ultimate Guide to the City when collecting your new car from Todd of Campsie.

Todds select used cars have introduced a new customer to Todds with people travelling from all over the UK and ROI to collect their new car.  While here why not make the most of our beautiful city.

Londonderry, also known as Derry, is a city in Northern Ireland that is rich in history and culture. Here are five things to consider doing during a visit:

  1. Visit the Derry City Walls: These well-preserved walls date back to the 17th century and offer a unique look into the city’s history. You can take a guided tour or walk around the walls on your own.

  1. Explore the Guildhall: This historic building is home to a museum that provides an in-depth look at the city’s history, including its role in the Troubles.

  1. Check out the Peace Bridge: This iconic bridge, which spans the River Foyle, is a symbol of the city’s commitment to peace and reconciliation. It’s a great place to take a walk or get some photos.

  1. Visit the Tower Museum: This museum is housed in a former Custom House and tells the story of Derry and the surrounding region through interactive exhibits and displays.

  1. Visit Ebrington Square: Soak up the architecture bars and cafes in one of the newest parts of the city.

Derry / Londonderry has a thriving bar scene, with a range of options to suit different tastes and preferences. Here are five bars that are worth checking out during a visit:

  1. The Gweedore: This lively bar is known for its live music and traditional Irish atmosphere.

  1. The Playwright: This cozy bar has a wide selection of beers, wines, and spirits, as well as a menu of pub food.

  1. Walled City Brewery: Craft beers alert!! Also some tasty treat.

  1. Badgers: Reportedly the best Guinness in town.

  1. The Sandino: This popular bar is known for its live music, craft beers, and relaxed atmosphere.

Derry / Londonderry has a range of restaurants that offer a variety of cuisines to suit different tastes and budgets. Here are five restaurants that are worth considering during a visit:

  1. Browns: Award winning fine dining.

  1. The Exchange Restaurant: This upscale restaurant serves modern Irish cuisine using locally sourced ingredients.

  1. Link 47 Bar & Restaurant: This hotel restaurant offers a range of dishes, including traditional Irish fare and international options.

  1. The Blackbird: This popular bar also serves great pub grub, including a fine Guinness

  1. Sandwich Company: For a lighter bite head to the sandwich company for a selection of freshly made sandwiches rolls etc.

Derry / Londonderry has a range of accommodation options to suit different budgets and preferences. Here are five places to consider staying during a visit:

  1. The Tower Hotel: This 4-star hotel is located in the heart of the city and offers a range of amenities, including a restaurant and bar.

  1. The City Hotel: This 4-star hotel is located in the city centre and features a restaurant, bar, and fitness centre.

  1. The Everglades Hotel: This 4-star hotel is located on the outskirts of the city and features a spa, fitness centre, and several dining options.

  1. Bishops Gate Hotel: This is a stunning historical landmark turned luxury boutique hotel.

  1. The Derry City Travelodge: This budget-friendly hotel is located in the city centre and offers simple, affordable accommodation

Whatever you choose Derry/Londonderry will not disappoint.