Halycon House

Address: 68 Wellington Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 6DP, United Kingdom | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located in the Queen's Quarter area of Belfast, is near Ulster Museum, Crescent Arts Centre, Clarke & Dawe, and Roast Coffee Club & Mezzanine Gallery.
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Travel Blogs from Belfast

Belfast and surrounding countryside.

A travel blog entry by hartwell on Sep 18, 2014

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... which was caught up in the wars between the Protestants and the Catholics. The peace wall divides the two areas and at night the gates are closed between 7pm and 7am the next morning. Although the fighting between the two parties has declined and there has been a strong movement forward with reconciliation, it is a process, which in truth, will never deliver a totally peaceful relationship. It certainly was an eye opener. Although very tired at the end of the tour, it was a great ...

BELFAST/Antrim Coast Road to Giants Causeway.

A travel blog entry by jukes on Aug 30, 2014

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... down The cave by the roadside was a Secret school in the 1700's where the catholic children were forbidden to learn and speak their own language. Cushendall is the home of the hurling champions. Glen-almond valley where 2yrs ago such a severe winter struck - snowdrifts up to 12' deep caught the farmers unaware. The British and irish armies were called in to air drop feed to the stock but losses were heavy and now the farmers are heavily subsidised. No more ...

Hey where did we go ...

A travel blog entry by geoffinitalia on Jul 29, 2014

2 comments, 15 photos

... picture house on the Castlereagh road.
Whistling on the corner next door where he kept Johnny Mack Brown's horse.
O Solo Mio by McGimsey and the man who played the saw outside the city hall.
Pastie suppers down at Davey’s chipper
Gravy rings, barnbracks
Wagonwheels, snowballs ('A Sense of Wonder')

8 Orangefield High School

'When I was a young boy
Back in Orangefield
I used to gaze out
My classroom window and ...

Sail On, Sail On

A travel blog entry by nlegere on May 30, 2014

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... and the waters it sailed on. I find things like that so cool and interesting, being in the same place where a historic event was in the making. We arrived at our hotel, a nicer hotel away from the city, and went to have a very interesting dinner. One of our appetizers was liver, and obviously everyone was freaking out, we all dared each other to try it then cried trying to keep it down. Jose was the only one who ...

The Trouble with Belfast

A travel blog entry by benstevens on Feb 15, 2014

15 photos

... was a large painting of the famous IRA leader and MP, Bobby Sands. Weirdly enough, I later learnt that my Mother was in Belfast on the day he died while on hunger strike and very nearly didn't make it out. Eventually however we came to the famous Peace Wall, which was the star attraction, and which I had been looking forward to seeing all morning.

I was under the impression that this was a kind of 'relic' from the past, similar to the Berlin wall but ...