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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... Road located west of the river from the Titanic Museum is the location of the "Troubles" between the Protestants and Catholics, and the Titanic Museum is in the Titanic Quarter on the east side of the river. My walk from the Titanic Museum to the ship was on Queen's Road down to the Lagan Bridge, and up on Donegal Quay and Corporation Street ...
... couple of stops we come to the Titanic museum and decide, why not.The building is an unusual shape… if you were looking at it from the air, it would look like a star. From all sides it is shaped like the bow of the ship. It is covered in large aluminium plates, that catches the sun. We start the tour by going into the old building where they used to draw up the original plans. That building had a large curved roof that let in a lot of natural light. ...
Back on the bus in Northern Ireland-a part of the United Kingdom. First stop, Belfast. Belfast is a city known originally for ship building, linen and unfortunately for all it's political strife (aka The Troubles). Our guide, Susie, an expert on Titanic history, walked us through the newly erected Titanic Visitors Center as well as an adjacent building-the original building that housed the ship building firm of Harland and Wolff. This firm ...
... we decide to take another guided tour bus. This city seems bigger and more adapted to the needs of a modern life than Dublin. We go through the rough neighborhoods where a lot of clashes took place in the 60s and 70s. There is still some tension once in a while but the city center is quite safe for tourists. We drive by the peace murals, a war barricade now transformed with artistic murals from which we don't get all the meaning, because of the ...
... go & where not to go in Belfast on Sunday.
Sunday morning we made it into Belfast just before 11 & had a quick look at City Hall & the center of the city before getting a map from the Tourist Office & making our way to the Titanic exhibition. For a Sunday the city was very quiet, not many people were out & the majority of shops were shut. We were more ...