Travel Blogs from Belfast
... amazing pictures. Of course Lindsay was attacked by a bird and almost fell off the side of the cliff - note to everyone, stay away from the birds' nests, or the birds in general. We also stopped at the Bushmill distillery before making our way to the Giant's Causeway. The Giant's Causeway was incredible - definitely a sight to see. Once we were back from the tour, we quickly grabbed our bags and were on the next bus to Dublin!
... always says it's smaller than they expected and it certainly isn't large but lived up to expectations. We got in took our time checking out the rocks and the stunning coast line and then stumbled into Laura and Nick again. We had time for a proper catch up this time so chatted to them for quite a while and made plans to try and meet up at Glastonbury in June.
We took the snaps but struggled a bit since the automatic focus on the camera had stopped working. (it's ...
... and the Protestant community in Northern Ireland. The British governments forces were neutral in the conflict, to uphold the law and order in Northern Ireland. Paddy took us first to the Peace line which was built in 1969 after the outbreak of the 1969 Northern Ireland riots to separate the Catholics and Protestants, it is still there today. Even the factories had separate Catholic and Protestant doors for entry and exit, which ...
... wall is covered with graffiti, much of it done by tourists and other visitors to the wall. We were encouraged by Walter to sign the wall in crayon, like countless tourists before us. I was shocked by just how high the wall was, and the fact that even today removing it is a contentious issue. The plan is to take it down within the next fifteen years, but a lot of this depends on sewing the seeds of peace within the communities.
We crossed through one of ...
... down in buckets, we rang the buzzer but there was no answer. We rang a few more times, wondering what we would do next, when a breathless Adrian opened the door. He had had to run down the three flights of stairs to open the door as the intercom wasn't working. He showed us the apartment and our room then recommended a place for us to ...
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...