Travel Blogs from Belfast
... on a stake out, not really but it must have looked like it as we were sitting outside Fergus and Marie's place waiting for them to get home, it was then a chance to scare the **** out of Fergus pouncing on him as he was opening his front door.
Hugs and how you goings were done and then it was decided to head into town to the city centre for the Christmas market and some beers. The Christmas market was packed however and with plenty of rain coming down we ...
... security gates, up and around platforms, to the main entrance at the street level, told Kevin to stay with the bags, then took me to the ticketing machines and showed me what to do. Then drove us thru everyone waiting in the concourse (tooting the horn!) and unloaded us at the restaurants area! Everyone is so helpful and friendly. Missed getting a table seat but had plenty of room. We railed along side the Grand Junction Canal and saw lots of narrow boats, some ...
... over the bar.It was nice to be in a non-touristy pub and get some real insight from a local.
On Friday I went to the Titanic museum and pump room. The walk there along Belfast Harbor was breathtaking. The water is in front, with the city behind it, and the mountains in the background. The museum was what I expected, very touristy but informative. I learned a lot about how it was made and saw firsthand where the most famous voyage ever ...
... bridge, so we walked quickly. Matthew had given us vouchers before we got off the bus so we headed straight towards the bridge. The coastal walk is free, but visitors must pay to cross the bridge; our admission was included in the tour. The bridge spans approximately 20 meters and is about 30 meters above the rocks and sand below. Once on the island, we enjoyed views of Rathlin Island and islands of Scotland in the distance. There ...
... IRA prisoners made daring escapes from the prison. The prison evokes feelings of sadness, sympathy and outrage about the conditions, especially knowing that although many housed there were dangerous criminals, many were there because of poverty and unfortunate circumstance and still subjected to inhumane and brutal conditions. Following the tour we caught the bus back to our B&B to show our accom to Britt, Jason and Brandy. Adrien was home from work when we ...
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...