10 things happening this week in Northern Ireland: February 11-18 - from roller discos to NI science festival BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Here's our pick of the top events happening this week across Northern Ireland. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/news/10-things-happening-this-week-in-northern-ireland-february-1118-from-roller-discos-to-ni-science-festival-37803784.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37804183.ece/d2186/AUTOCROP/h342/NI%20Science%20Festival.jpg Email Here's our pick of the top events happening this week across Northern Ireland. 1. Valentine’s pop-up CinemaAlibi will be showing the movie Ghost on the big screen. This special Valentine’s event costs £30 per couple includes a one hour clay/pottery workshop, movie tickets, two pizzas and a bottle of prosecco. Plus all you can eat popcorn. 2. Exhibition: The Echlinville DistilleryNewtownards, February 2 – 21A ‘field to glass’ distillery, … [Read more...] about 10 things happening this week in Northern Ireland: February 11-18
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Confused on where we are? I’m taking this moment while my travels are grounded to care for my mom to catch up on my black hole of un-blogged content. Here, I’m covering my time in Thailand from March through May of 2017. My apologies for any confusion with the timeline, and thanks for sticking with me. From the moment I heard Coldplay was coming to Bangkok, I knew I would be there. Me and about ten billion other Coldplay fans — it had been fourteen years since they’d played Bangkok. With the relatively high ticket price, I wondered if I’d find a friend to come with me — and so I was equal parts shocked and thrilled when my friend Päivi immediately insisted we had to go. Getting concert tickets in Thailand is incredibly logistically difficult (I’m literally still crying over the great Madonna ticket sale disaster of 2016), but luckily Ian was up in Bangkok and was able to nab us a pair in person. We immediately booked flights, and … [Read more...] about Something Just Like This: Seeing Coldplay Live in Bangkok • Alex in Wanderland
Author: Heather Weidner Publish date: Jan 30, 2019 Ten years ago, when I first started sport climbing at the limestone crags of Vegas, my partner and I would be excited if we saw other climbers show up. We’d often be rocking out to techno, because we rarely saw any other climbers. But times have changed. Climbing is mainstream now, and the crags are much busier. With two big climbing documentaries out—in proper movie theaters—and with climbing debuting as an Olympic sport in 2020, there’s no turning back to the crusty, dirtbag, semi-solitary days of yesteryear. There are kids’ teams and they’re all sending your gym projects, and as soon as they get driver’s licenses (if the ‘rents aren’t already rallying the kids to the cliffs), they’ll be at your local crags. Living in climber-dense Boulder, Colorado, I know that going to any of the local climbing gyms after 4 p.m. is asking for death by social suicide. … [Read more...] about Mind Your Manners: Ten Ways to Not Be a Bruh-Brah at the Crag
START 2019 as you mean to go on . . . by taking a break. It isn’t too late to ring in the new year in style with your friends or family. Watch fireworks and sip bubbly at a country hotel, get away at a holiday park, chill at a beach resort or turn up the adrenalin on the ski slopes. Whether you want a few nights away or a week’s holiday, we have picked out ten sparkling deals at home and abroad.Home Cornwall IF you fancy getting away with a group of friends or family, there are lots of large properties you can rent. Oceans Edge in Looe is a luxurious four-bedroom beach house with a hot-tub, woodburner, sea-view garden terrace and a freestanding bath made from crushed marble. Get your fancy dress costume out and join the locals who parade through the streets on New Year’s Eve. Enjoy two fireworks displays at the Banjo Pier – one at 6pm for families with young children and one at midnight. Looe prides itself on its fresh seafood, so tuck into … [Read more...] about Top ten home and abroad travel deals to ring in the New Year with friends and family
By Brandon Mercer and SFGATE Staff Updated 1:30 pm PDT, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> What are the (modern) rules for Trick or Treating? We answer the probing questions about how to "Halloween" in 2018. Swipe or click through the gallery to see. ==> Photo: Susan.k./Getty Images, Getty How early is too early?We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable pumpkin, or candy corn onesies, and you want to take them around while it's light out, and before their 7 p.m. bedtime. Sweet. I'm not ready for you at 4 p.m. Frankly, at that time it's just high school latchkey kids at home anyway, and they have no idea where their parents hid the candy. less How early is too early? We get it. You have toddlers, with the most adorable … [Read more...] about Trick or treating etiquette this Halloween is more complex than ever. Here are the new rules.