The large town of Coleraine is near the mouth of River Bann. It is northwest of Belfast and east of Derry. People visit and move to Coleraine for the beautiful sights of the Causeway Coast. In fact, when you live in town, you can easily visit other settlements near the coast like Ballintoy, Ballycastle, Bushmills, Castlerock, Portrush, among many others.
The town’s centre is located on the eastern side of the River Bann. There is a collection of shops, cafes, bars, and restaurants around ‘The Diamond’ town square. Besides its busy centre, you can find expansive woodland areas, scenic walking trails, castles, nature reserves, and a World Heritage site.
There are three woodland areas near the town centre, such as Mountsandel Wood. Wander around this earliest known settlement of man in Ireland. Meanwhile, Downhill Beach offers a short break from urban life with its 11 km coast. It has multiple nature trails that take the tourists to its waterfalls and dunes.
Coleraine also boasts as a starting point for the Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland’s only UNESCO World Heritage site. Coleraine can be the perfect seaside town for you and your family.
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