Gleneagles

25a Knockbreda Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom | Hotel
 

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Bel-"fast" Tour!

A travel blog entry by richandgretchen

5

Today we bid Ivan "the terrible," our B & B host, farewell as we moved on to our next stop. We were fed another wonderful breakfast of our choosing by Bo and Ivan's niece. Ivan's sister comes to help with B & B chores.
Our hour trip to Belfast went fast and we arrived in time to find a parking place and catch a 90 minute city bus tour. We ...

Belfast - Northern Ireland

A travel blog entry by carole.hunter

2
7

... for want of a better explanation) where you sat in little carnival type cars and were moved around on a pulley moving up and down 4 levels on a central structure, giving you the impression you were actually involved in building the ship. The entire exhibition was very moving and probably one of the best exhibitions I have ever been to. We are now settled in our hotel, doing our usual nightly routine of journal writing and ...

Northern Ireland

A travel blog entry by jasonandjamie

135

... because it was a bit hazy on the Scottish side which we could easily see the outline of. Highlights included the driver stopping to point out a big gorse bush and informing the bus that it was officially a pest in New Zealand and the target of very expensive efforts to remove it from farms. Glad we didn't put our hands up to have that one shoved in our face.

Our next proper stop was Carrick-a-rede rope bridge. The bridge is on the site of an old rope bridge that ...

Old Wounds, New Walls

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

9

... wealthy emigrants.

On April 2nd, 1912 the Titanic left Belfast for its maiden voyage - and ultimately it's doom. The museum focused mainly on the construction of the ship, as this was the part that took place in Belfast, but also told the story of its sinking. It featured the transcripts of the telegraphs sent from the crew, including the iconic SOS, as well as audio recordings of survivors telling their stories.

Ultimately, only 713 ...

Opening Ceremonies Police/Firefighter World Games

A travel blog entry by alandjo

20

... Quite demoralizing. Alan and I caught bus back to downtown and wandered a little looking for interesting place to eat. Ended up at Hercules restaurant and bar, pub downstairs and rest/bar upstairs. Two older locals were there when we arrived and proved the truth of the friendly Irish. Introduced themselves and asked our names. They were Tom and Patrick and Tom in particular was extremely talkative. We ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Ballynafeigh area of Belfast, is near Ulster Museum, Mount Ober Golf And Country Club, Ormeau Park, and Lagan Meadows.
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