20 amazing readers' pics of NI - the best of Facebook and Instagram 2017

A spectacular sunset at Windsor Park
A spectacular sunset at Windsor Park

With its breathtaking coastline, wonderful countryside and stunning cityscapes, Northern Ireland really is a spectacular place to live.

Throughout 2017 we've been busy sharing your photographs of our beautiful country on Facebook and Instagram. Thanks so much your contributions. Here's a selection of what we have featured over the past 12 months.