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.
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
Didn’t have a very good night’s sleep because of my cold. But had a wonderful sleep in until 10am. Went to breakfast and then caught the hop on hop off bus around Belfast. Interestingly no-one was getting off. Anne the guide was lovely and we sat up the front on the top. I was really cold because ...
Posted in Mikey & Mich's Scenic Adventure by mikey-mich