Belfast is the largest city in Northern Ireland and indeed the second largest in Ireland following Dublin. Belfast is surrounded by picturesque hills (including that of Cavehill, which supposedly inspired Jonathan Swift, the author of Gullivers Travels) and situated on Belfast Lough, at the mouth of the River Lagan.
From the Belfast Travel Guide
Excellent value. Paula is extremely helpful and friendly. Wonderful ambiance and near all the places I wanted to be at. Walking distance form middle of Belfast...I will be back. ... more
As stated in the brief description of the Guesthouse, it is located near quite a few places of interest and transport facilities. As nice as this is for some people, it also meant that the place could get a bit noisy. ... more
What a good find! This is a comfortable place to base yourself, with great beds, proper showers and the most delicious continental breakfasts - save room for the homemade cinnamon buns! It may not be in the most desirable location, although the area is fine and only a bus ride from the city centre, but it provides value for money and has characterf ... more
belfast black taxi tours
I've just started a thread in the travel companion section asking for people to join me on the black taxi tour, and only realised that there is more than one company offering the tour. Gah. Which would you guys recommend as the best value for money? Also, what other places in and around Belfast ...
Flights to Dublin/Belfast...help!!
You guys have been such a big help in the past, so I'm back looking for some tips for a flight from Montreal to Dublin or Belfast that won't require me to give up my firstborn and sell the house. I've gone to every site I can think of (from Kayak to Cheap Tickets to everything in between) and I can ...
Hello I am planning a trip to England/N.Ireland July of 2012 for 2-3 weeks. I'm starting out in London (3 or 4 days at the most) and ending in Belfast/Bangor to visit my cousin. On the way I would like to spend a day or two in York/area as my family originally comes from Shipton. I am wondering ...
After breakfast, we arranged for a "Black Taxi" to pick us up at our hotel, and tour the Shankill Road and Falls Road neighborhoods of Belfast where "The Troubles" have been taking place for the past ...
Posted in Passport 2 Travel by lcostet
5.August Nach einer anstrengenden Nacht (Geschnarche im Zimmer) und einer langen Busfahrt (mit Kinder-Geschrei) bin ich in Belfast angekommen. Als erstes habe ich die imposante City Hall besucht ...
Posted in Guebi on the road by Guebi