West Belfast - Memories of "The Troubles"

Modernnomad67's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 45 countries, posted 48,839 pictures and written 926 entries in 30 travel blogs
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Jan 16, 2008

About Modernnomad67

Economist and Adventurer
New York City
Favourite movie
Saving Private Ryan, Melancholia, Uranus, Usual Suspects
English, Math, and an old West Flemish dialect
Interests and hobbies
Travel, Skiing, Hiking, Weight Training, Camping, Cooking, Writing, Art, History, Anthropology, Architecture
One thing I want to do before I die
See the world - all of it.
Favourite book
Foucault's Pendulum
My friends describe me as
Europe and Asia 2007: Overland From Munich to Hong Kong
This is an overland trip I took between March and August 2007 from Europe to China through the Baltics, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia.

Silk Road 2006: Overland From London to Beijing
This blog covers an overland trip I did from March to July of 2006 between London and Beijing through Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, and Central Asia

American Travels 2006 - 2007: A Few Short Trips Near Home
This blog covers a few short trips I took in the United States in 2006 and 2007 - Philadelphia, Adirondacks, Chicago, and New York.

Recent Entries by Modernnomad67

  • Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland, the six counties of Ulster Province that remained a part of the United Kingdom after the rest of Ireland received independence in 1921, and a place...

  • When I was growing up Belfast was always in the news it seemed, a kind of place that was up there with other B’s like Beirut, Baghdad, and Bosnia, a dangerous place of meaningless secta...

  • I got a late and lazy start from my plush B&B accommodation and morning meal in Jedburgh for a short day in distance terms through the Borders region to the coast and back to Edinburgh. T...

Travel Blogs by Modernnomad67

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