The Cottage - Belfast
Travel Blogs from Belfast
... following day. We won all 6 games we played, which were against all the possible teams we could play the next day. The 4-seed ended up forfeiting so we had an auto-bid to the championship game for the Plate. When we played in this game, we simply were outplayed by the other team, who we had beaten twice the previous day, and we lost in two. I had a lot of fun playing a lot of volleyball, though, I've missed playing ...
Today I left Belfast to start on my journey to Australia. Early start and down to the airport for 7 and say my farewells! I'll miss everyone in Belfast and especially my family but I'm excited to start my journey and see Francesca. I still don't believe I'll be in Australia in a few days! Next stop ...
... First thing should have been to take one of the three hop on hop off buses. This would have given us an idea of other places to visit and things to do. Then, and only then, should we have gone to Titanic.
Back to the story. Titanic Belfast (http://www.titanicbelfast.com) has been constructed at the head of the slipways that Olympic and Titanic were built on. The Harland and Wolff drawing offices are beside the museum and will eventually be opened as part of ...
... to her and many other Catholics who died in The Troubles later on in the Catholic section.
What was most noticeable was the huge ‘Peace wall’ built to keep the Nationalists and Loyalists away from each other, with gates that were locked each night. This enormous wall is covered in graffiti, and we added our names to it, just as Bill Clinton and various dignitaries had in years gone by. ...
... will help them become better derby players. As the night finished and I hugged all the girls I couldn’t help but feel
sad. I told them all that we will keep in touch on Facebook and I was excited to watch them grow as a team. One of the refs graciously offered to take me home and that was the end of the night.
I may have left the Belfast Roller Derby team, but Karen will be skating
with them soon.
Other places to stay in Belfast
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