Category: Belfast

  • Best way to get from Dublin to Belfast and vice versa

    Best way to get from Dublin to Belfast and vice versa

    Ireland and Northern Ireland are so close to each other, it’s a shame to visit one and not the other. If you happen to be in Dublin, you’re separated by just 160 km from Belfast, which makes visiting for a couple of days relatively simple and hassle-free. So which is the best way to get…

  • Things to see and do in Belfast

    Things to see and do in Belfast

    Belfast has been through a lot. After being heavily bombed in WWII and 30 years of political violence between its Protestant and Catholic residents, much of the city is has been rebuilt and is still recovering. While it’s no longer dangerous as it was a short time ago, there are signs of the years of…

  • Northern Ireland road trip itinerary from Belfast

    Northern Ireland road trip itinerary from Belfast

    The coast of Northern Ireland is even more impressive in person than it looks in photos. Though there are plenty of tours from Belfast and even from Ireland, renting a car gives you more freedom as far as length and specific stops. The Giant’s Causeway and some of the majestic sights surrounding it make for…

  • DIY Game of Thrones tour of Northern Ireland

    DIY Game of Thrones tour of Northern Ireland

    As the primary home of HBO’s hit show, Northern Ireland is full of fun sights for Game of Thrones fans. Whether you’re spending the majority of your time in Belfast or taking off around the countryside, you can easily plan a DIY Game of Thrones tour of Northern Ireland to spot some iconic landscapes featured…

  • The Giant’s Causeway versus the Cliffs of Moher

    The Giant’s Causeway versus the Cliffs of Moher

    If you’re visiting Dublin, you will be bombarded with day tours to the best natural attractions nearby: the Cliffs of Moher and the Giant’s Causeway. The entire coast of Ireland and Northern Ireland is gorgeous, so I’m not sure how these ended up becoming the spots to see when you visit but they did. So…

  • Could I Live Here? Belfast Edition

    Could I Live Here? Belfast Edition

    If I had to rank my favorite cities in the UK, Belfast wouldn’t be very high on the list. It has its merits but it’s not my favorite. Though visiting is very fun, when I think about living in Belfast, I don’t get overwhelmingly positive feelings. Atmosphere Belfast has been through a lot in its…