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... underground where the prisoners went from prison to courthouse. Some of the artefacts in the prison cells were original. The jail could hold 1500 prisoners and some of those were just handcuffed on the street for no reason at all, even children. Our young man Cieran delivering the history was fantastic. A must do tour if you visit Belfast.
Finshed the hop on hop off tour back in the city centre ...
... been in jail during the 70's and knowing many of the victims including some of the ones who died during the hunger strikes. Anyway he continued to give us a fairly biased view of what happened, driving down streets where people had been killed by the British soldiers, showed us the murals and other memorials. Then he drove us to Sinn Fein's campaign office. Out we got and he called out to a man in ...
... waiter was a bit forgotful which wasn't too handy!
Day 3 - We drove out West from Belfast and stopped off at Oxford Island to get a view of Lough Neagh before continuing on to Enniskillen. All the shops, attractions and most of the cafés there were closed due to it being a Sunday which was annoying!
We stopped off at a small castle for a wander round before going on to Donegal. Once there we went to a cafe overlooking the water for our lunch ...
... is a very famous incident that occurred in extreme Northern Ireland. A group of British soldiers were peacekeeping a Republican demonstration and they ended up shooting and killing 14 unarmed civilians. This was major because it wasn't the individual political/religious groups. It was done by the British military (called the Parachute Regiment.) **(What's scary is that just last month, some Protestant homes erected their British flags for St Patricks Day, and also added the flag ...
... with other global causes. The IRA, see themselves as opposing a massive imperial force, and thus empathize heavily with other anti-colonial fights around the world, such as the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. Many of their murals reflect this. The murals also featured many political prisoners, some of whom starved themselves to death in hunger strikes to protest prison conditions.
All in all the tour was an amazing deal. It really gave me a ...
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