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The Leading Guide to the Inishowen Peninsula. Visit Inishowen covers all the latest news, activities and community insights from the Inishowen Peninsula. The Inishowen Visitor Guide provides you with up-to-date visitor information for Events, Activities, Festivals, Hotels, Self Catering & Entertainment.

From Inishowen To Orlando: A Star Wars Celebration

Navigating among a swarm of Lightsabers, terrifying Sith lords and masterful Jedi, I arrived at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando Florida, chosen venue of the eagerly anticipated Star Wars Celebration 2017. Where, as you can see below, queues of eager fans stretched all the way from the exterior to the interior halls of the […]


Inishowen Features On Star Wars 7×7 Podcast

In a chance meeting in an elevator in Orlando Florida, I met Allen Voivod from Star Wars 7×7, a Star Wars super fan  and dedicated pod caster of this epic Saga. Allen provides a daily taster of Star Wars insights that has, since its launch in 2014, amassed a loyal following online. At the epic Star […]


Inishowen; May the Force be with you..

…Inishowen Tourism treks out to the USA to promote the Peninsula creating its very own link with the ongoing Star Wars story in Malin Head. Inishowen Tourism Marketing representative Denise Henry is set to travel to the USA to spread the word of how fantastic Inishowen is as a destination to explore the Star Wars […]


The Emerald Garrison Brings The Force To Orlando

If you are a fan of Star Wars, an event not to be missed is the annual Star Wars Celebration. This iconic celebration draws legions of fans, garrisons and groups from all around the world, including Ireland’s Star Wars costuming group; The Emerald Garrison. The Emerald Garrison “Invades” Derry City Founded in 2007, the Emerald […]


Imperial Stormtrooper Invades Malin Head, Inishowen

Prior to the arrival of the legendary Jedi, Luke Skywalker in Inishowen, JJ Mc Gettigan a Stormtrooper (TK) with the Emerald Garrison, was on hand to guard the perimeter around Malin Head, Ireland’s most northerly point. You can see below how visitors and locals joined in on the fun and posed with him at Farrens Bar […]


History And Home Comforts At Westbrook House, Inishowen

Westbrook House is located on the Western Side of the Inishowen Peninsula, along the Inishowen 100 and Wild Atlantic Way scenic route. Approaching Westbrook you will cross an historic structure called Wilson’s Bridge. From this point you will discover a picture perfect period house adorned with landscaped gardens, running alongside the Crana River, see above. At […]