Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

World Trip 1999-2000: Day 103 – Derry to Dublin, Ireland

Highlights: Finding magnificent Muriel’s  covering the troubles. We spent most of the day in Derry / Londonderry.  Early in the morning we again walked the wall, but this time looking for Muriel’s.  We got a few good photos.  The town … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 102 – Derry, Northern Ireland

Highlights: Thiefs in the Night, the Tower Musuem During the night someone quietly entered our dorm room and stole my backpack.  After Searching we reported it to hostel staff and later the police. In the end my backpack and most … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 101 – Belfast to Derry, Northern Ireland

Highlights: Queen’s College, Irish pubs  We got up early an started the second walking tour.  Unfortunately luck was against us and it rained heavily most of the time.  We walked past the Europa Hotel, the most bombed in the world … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 100 – Belfast and the Giants Causeway, Northern Ireland

Highlights: Giants Causeway, personal tour of Belfast.  We did a YHA Organised tour to the Giants Causeway.  Leaving from the Belfast YHA Hosteldown the other end of town at 9.30 am so we had to get up early. Along the … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 99 – Belfast, Northern Ireland

Highlights: Walking tour of Belfast, City Hall, Guinness. Today we went on the Lonely Planet’s first walking tour of Belfast.  While this tour had frequent rain for the most part it was while we were undercover.  The highlights of the … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 98 – Stirling to Belfast, Northern Ireland

Highlights: Ferry crossing to Northern Ireland. After very little sleep we started our second last long travel day.  The American in our room was sick and coughing and an Asian kept talking in his sleep so I only got 2 … Continue reading

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