The Salty Dog Hotel & Bistro
Travel Blogs from Bangor
... Apparently people here are really happy that Margaret Thatcher is dead (which as we discovered later to be so true that 'Ding Dong the Witch is Dead' has actually hit the number one most downloaded song in the UK this week - seriously it was a big story on the ...
... some punk rock club then we went back to their apartment and they let me crash on their couch after a glass of wine and watching The Little Mermaid, funny how bad things can turn even better.
She took me back to my hostel the next morning where I met with one of the German girls "Marie" to do the "Black Taxi Tour" basically you get driven around to see all the historical murals which explain ...
... area was extremely quiet with only a few onlookers but no local children playing or ‘usual’ activity occurring, were they expecting trouble I wondered to myself? Mr Taxi driver and our Tour Guide confirmed later that one could never be too cautious! Sobering thought for us to consider as we meandered our way back through the back streets of Belfast back to our van that was parked in a main thoroughfare on the other side of the city to where we were dropped by ...
... headed for Belfast but alas, the captain announces a further 1.5hrs sitting on run way. Kids slept, adults just about broke down & cried.
Never mind. We arrived At George best airport in far from our best form. Bloody freezing!
Cars sorted easily and we were on our way. Thanks to some great navigating by julz we found our cottage no with no hiccups. What a lovely surprise. They are gorgeous traditional looking farm cottages. After a quick cuppa we were ...
... a mule. lol
We took a short train to Stranraer to catch our cruise ship! Really it was a ferry but I liked to pretend it was a cruise ship! :) As we tried boarding our cruise ship they didn't have a reservation for us. So we had to call the company we went through to figure out the problem. We quickly found out they did not book our trip because we used an American credit card which is flagged as fraud. They told us to book at the port since we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility