TripAdvisor Reviews Oakdene Lodge Belfast
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... to it I drove to Milltown Cemetery where Gerry Conlon is buried. While there I think I may have come across the grave(s) of some of my predecessors. Im looking into it. I then did more exploring throughout the city looking at things such as the original wall dividing Protestants and Catholics; murals that have been painted over the past 60 years (primarily political in nature); and finally the Bontanical garden. While it was nice, it doesnt have anything on Sydney. I went back ...
... of objects through the ages. I particularly liked the examples of gold jewellery that spoke of ancient people who invested time in decorative items even back then, when life was tough and mostly about surviving. There were also some beautiful ancient ceramics that would have looked great in a modern home.
We were so impacted by yesterday's bus tour that we decided to go round again, as our tickets were still valid, so we ...
... the City Hall was worth seeing, covered a whole large block, in the garden was a memorial for all those who lost their lives on the Titanic. We went into the Crown Pub, the most bombed pub in Belfast, across the road The Europa Hotel, the most bombed hotel in Belfast. From there we went on a "living history" tour of the city which was brilliant, we were told about "the trouble" between the years of 1968 & ...
... and you lose some!
I have also indulged in probably a few too many tasty dinners and treats from some local places. Of course, I did the typical tourist thing and took photos of all the delicious meals :)
My favorite restaurant in Belfast so far is Made in Belfast. All their is sourced from Northern Ireland, and tastes amazing. The ...
... to a bar fight outside their window (the boys are on the third floor and Brad and I are directly below them on the second floor). Moira is a tiny one street town, and the bars are next door and across the street. The crowd was loud enough to wake Anthony up so he got out of bed to watch from the attic window. Another new experience.
The drive to Giants Causeway in "the north" took a little longer than we ...
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