Tullyglass House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ballymena
... along the Lagan River ( the main river through Belfast) and then up through woods and fields passing interesting wood sculptures on the way. Eventually it brought us out to the Giant’s Ring. This is a very large earthwork barrow obviously several hundred years old and in the middle is a collection of standing stones. Ok not Stonehenge but a landmark on the route. The walk then continues in a circular route back to the Minnowburn car park. ...
... as I guess when they were in Paris a few years ago they got stuck in a round about for about ten minutes.
Along the way, we met an old pen pal of Kara's who recently had a baby and they live on a dairy farm. One of my favorite things is meeting new dogs and here I got to meet three new dogs! Two were outdoor working dogs but inside I got to give some good ol' fashioned dog loving to Tobey a little Jack Russell Terrier. After about forty-five minutes ...
... district of Belfast we arrived to our tour guide.
The tours in Northern Ireland (in particular here Belfast) focus a lot on the famous murals commemorating Loyalist and Unionist leaders, paramilitary soldiers, IRA fighters, etc., the segregated neighborhoods and the still-present barricades, fencing, gates, etc. that physically divide the city and its inhabitants, and the historic places that play such a role in the story of ...
After a 4 hour nap to try and get my wits about me, I ate some dinner and got ready for my first practice with the Belfast Roller Girls. Karen and I took a taxi to the Valley Leisure Center which is a big recreation center that houses many things like swimming, and ping pong. I got my gear on in the hallway while we were waiting for the gym to be open for us to skate. The team was warm and welcoming and they also had a group of zebras who were there ...
... I tried to type this from memory, so I will copy it from Wikipedia.
The Troubles was a period of ethno-political conflict in Northern Ireland which spilled over at various times into England, the Republic of Ireland, and mainland Europe. The duration of the Troubles ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility