Highways Hotel Belfast
Travel Blogs from Belfast
... was some good fun. After that, thought, I had to rush back to the hostel to watch the Fightin' Irish take on the Trojans to complete our undefeated season and win a spot in Miami for the BCS National Championship. I can't believe we're going to the championship!!! Nobody on the volleyball team understood my excitement about American football, especially the French guys who heard the American pronunciation of Notre ...
... thing we did notice, that we have not heard ANY rap music! Much of the background music played is probably at least 10 or 15 years out of date, by North American standards. There is a really interesting mix of old, old fashioned, medieval and sometimes new, all around us. We find it quite charming. The Internet tech is eons behind us at home and that was difficult to adapt to....their "high speed" is far from it, but they are working on moving ahead Even ...
I am writing this on board the ferry which is taking us from Belfast, Ireland to Cairnryan, Scotland. We have spend the last 11 days in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Where-ever we went we were guaranteed friendly faces, nice scenery and lots and lots of rain. Still we had a nice time in Ireland, the smaller towns and country areas being our favourites.
2 days ago we arrived in the Belfast ...
... when the barman broke the news ... of course I ordered a Jamesons! took a picture (I'm not above being a geek for my art), and went elsewhere and found a lamb curry instead. I liked the feel of Belfast, and I look forward to more leisure next time, to talk to the people a bit more to glean their own sense of the changing city.
I spent some time at Queen's University, and ...
Our tour of Belfast leaves a lasting impression. I'm no stranger to conflict - I did not expect glitter, rainbows and unicorns, but I did not expect to find that peace in Belfast was still so tenuous and the wounds still very raw - 12 years after the Good Friday/Belfast Agreement was signed in 1998. I used the slash marks because if you are Catholic/Republican, you call it the Good Friday Agreement, if you are Protestant/Unionist, ...
Other places to stay in Belfast
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderfully helpful staff and accomidation
- Good location
- Really rather good
Golden Mile, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- Give it a miss
- Not recommended
- Trip to Befast - November 26th - 28th
Shaftesbury, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Nice Hotel -Shame about the breakfast!
- Could be in any city, in any country
- Overall very good
78 Malone Road, Belfast | 2 star hotelfrom $64
Ormeau, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $112
- No complaints
- Nice hotel let down by staff
- Great Place!
Market Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $118
- Value for Money
- Relaxing weekend
- Very impressed
Ormeau, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Leaves alot to be desired
- Would recommend and return myself
- 21st Century Hotel
City Centre, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Golden Mile, Belfast | 5 star hotelfrom $129
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Friendly clean and a great bar to
- Not Good
- Terrible customer service - Never going again
Legoniel, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- 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 $109
- 5 stars!
- A Great Hotel to Stay In!
Golden Mile, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- OK, for the price
- Great Location, Great Value for Money
- Great Location
City Centre, Belfast | Hotelfrom $86
21 Malone Road, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $93
City Centre, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $115
- 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 $109
Cairnburn Park, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $67
City Centre, Belfast | 5 star hotelfrom $243
- Different Class
- Service lets it down
- Beautiful hotel
Linen Quarter, Belfast | Hotelfrom $87
- A good night's stay
- Excellent Hotel
- Ausgezeichnetes Hotel
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 3 star hotelfrom $115
Blacks Road, Belfast | Hotelfrom $70
Queen's Quarter, Belfast | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Excellent Hotel - Friendly Staff
- Good location near the university
- Top Notch...