Travel Blogs from Belfast
... And then go home and listen to Ray sing
"I believe to my soul" after school' ('Got To Go Back')
'On a golden autumn day
All my dreams came true in Orangefield
On a throne of Ulster day
You came my way in Orangefield
How I loved you then in Orangefield
Like I love you now in Orangefield' ('Orangefield')
9 The site of the Maritime Hotel
'Blues come rollin’
Down to all your avenue
Won’t stop at the ...
... see one of them that is repairing an oil rig from Brazil.
This afternoon we went on a bus tour along the sea coast and stopped at The Pub on the Pier 36 at Donaghadee, Northern Ireland, for an Irish coffee. The weather was cold and rainy, so our group welcomed the warmth of the pub and the free drink.
I also welcomed the opportunity to use free WIFI while in the pub. Some others, however, elected to walk ...
... Italian is becoming a theme as well. You can only eat so much Guinness and beef pie or fish and chips. We then freshened up and headed out for happy hour. On our way out the door, we came across a Hen party. This is a bachelorette party over here. Boy they looked rough. One of them was even dressed like a man. Anyhoo they had an inflatable penis and asked us to sign it (of course we did) and made our way to Laverty's Bar to meet up with the Celerionites. Kirsten, Fiona, ...
... so long and *******, sank on the first trip. Randy and I were supposed to take the 20:05 train (that's 8:05!) back to Dublin, but since we were done and tired, we hopped on the 18:05 instead. We headed to a place called JW Sweetman's for dinner. I had an amazing goat cheese panini with red peppers and pesto; Randy had a chicken sandwich. Both were easily the best food we've had here so far. All in all, a great day of learning. Which, for me, is mostly what this kind of travel is all ...
... more staggering than the Victoria Square Mall. This massive mall features unique architecture, in that it is both and indoor and outdoor mall. In a style reminiscent of the new addition to Kings Cross Station, the central courtyard of the shopping mall is covered by a large glass dome. It is a clever combination of the ambiance of main street shops with the comforts of the modern shopping mall.
At 2:00pm it was time for my tour of Belfast City Hall, a ...
Other places to stay in Belfast
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Wonderfully helpful staff and accomidation
- Good location
- Really rather good
Golden Mile, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- Give it a miss
- Not recommended
- Trip to Befast - November 26th - 28th
Shaftesbury, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Nice Hotel -Shame about the breakfast!
- Could be in any city, in any country
- Overall very good
78 Malone Road, Belfast | 2 star hotelfrom $132
Ormeau, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $116
- No complaints
- Nice hotel let down by staff
- Great Place!
Market Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Value for Money
- Relaxing weekend
- Very impressed
Ormeau, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- Leaves alot to be desired
- Would recommend and return myself
- 21st Century Hotel
City Centre, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $103
Golden Mile, Belfast | 5 star hotelfrom $133
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 2 star hotelfrom $105
- Friendly clean and a great bar to
- Not Good
- Terrible customer service - Never going again
Legoniel, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $102
- No Business Suit? Don' t Bother
- Ideal if you are looking for a quiet location superb value for money
- I was impressed enough with the Ramada
Legoniel, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- 5 stars!
- A Great Hotel to Stay In!
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $87
- OK, for the price
- Great Location, Great Value for Money
- Great Location
City Centre, Belfast | Hotelfrom $93
21 Malone Road, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $120
City Centre, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- Not the first choice for a visit to Belfast
- Nice Try!
- Style over substance - Restaurant is a shocker.
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $126
Cairnburn Park, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $148
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $81
City Centre, Belfast | 5 star hotelfrom $286
- Different Class
- Service lets it down
- Beautiful hotel
Linen Quarter, Belfast | Hotelfrom $95
- A good night's stay
- Excellent Hotel
- Ausgezeichnetes Hotel
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $126
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Blacks Road, Belfast | Hotelfrom $80
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $116
- Excellent Hotel - Friendly Staff
- Good location near the university
- Top Notch...