Ibis Belfast Queens Quarter
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The Irish are fortunate they get rain and not snow. The number of days that it rains ,snow sure would pile up. When they do get some it pretty well causes a lot of closures for there just is not the infrastructure to deal with snow. Rain they can handle.
Decided to do some wash, and check out some restaurants nearby. Here there are laundry …
Not being biased or anything, but Maaike and the band rocked yesterday. The band before was like little kids having their first stage experience. The band after was... well, how to put this mildly... when I was sitting with my back to the stage I honestly thought it was a cd rather than a band.
But The Dutch Kate Bush was just fantastic - …
... did. She said they think it was more than just a burial site, but a spiritual site. They think the people thought the sun would bring them light and life after death. Struck me hard as I know THE Son IS the Light and the Life! What then really blew my mind is the shape of both tunnels in both sites. Archeologists call is cruciform...the shape of the cross! Small sides extending off the main passage, with a dome at the center of the cross. ...
... entire landscape, with some farm homes interspersed. When we reached Belfast we took a black cab tour of the city that I wasn't expecting. It mostly included all the sights and areas where the "troubles" occurred about 20 years ago. It was pretty unsettling to hear what has gone on here not too long ago but hopefully those days are in the past. Overall great day in Belfast and tomorrow we are off to the coast to tour areas where they film Game of ...
... wanted to read it;)
So far my updates for now. I will be heading back home for good at the end of April.
At the moment back home for a few days, finishing assignments for St. Mary's and caching up with my family and friends, as we have a couple of weeks off here.
I will be posting my final updates soon;)
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TravelPod Member ReviewsIbis Belfast Queens Quarter
Needed to print my airline e ticket. Desk staff helpful to get it printd at service desk, since public computer did not have a printer. Most appreciated. Heres an e beer for the effort, since not able to have one while working.
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