Travel Blogs from Belfast
... how often they are cleaned and repainted. It only takes a couple of years to darken a building and there is no solution around it.
Although we started today’s visit in the city our tour soon revealed Scotland’s beautiful countryside. We crossed the river on the Erskine Bridge (Bonnie’s father’s name) and boarded a boat for a sail on Loch Lomond, Scotland’s third largest Lake. Many Scottish castles ...
... if that means the United Kingdom is recognised as the country (and if so does that mean Northern Ireland is not a country as such), or if Northern Ireland is the country (and if so then what on earth is the United Kingdom?!). It's all a bit confusing. No wonder Scotland wants out (granted I wrote this after the referendum has been run and won, but at the time it seemed that way!) After about two and a half hours we reached Belfast, which while is relatively peaceful ...
... said goodbye to them. He told them to keep the pennies forever so they would always have two pennies to rub together. Sadly, Suzi's great grand father lost his life the day the Titanic sank in 1912. He was among the 1500 who died:; only 716 people survived. Suzie is now in possession of the two 1912 pennies and has become an expert in Titanic history and has even written a book about the tragedy-aptly named, The Two Pennies. While in Belfast we ...
... the bus ride back to Belfast, Alejandro was siting in front of me and, when he nodded off for a snooze, was head butting the side of the bus window! It was a crack up and I don't know how he managed to sleep through it! I meant to tell him when he woke up but never did. Once we arrived we all headed out for a bite to eat (and a pint, as you do in Ireland!). Alejandro and I both got an Irish stew and Travis and Dane both got the beef and mushroom pie. The ...
... up our luggage from the baggage carousel, we met Dries, also another Erasmus student from Belgium who shared the same flight. After a while, the three of us were collected by the school driver and Andreas, another Erasmus student who has been in St. Mary’s since last year. Our accommodation was about fifteen minutes away from the airport. Once in the mini bus, the school driver handed out an envelope to each of us ...
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...