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12 Places to Visit in Belfast if You Love History

Belfast is a city that’s had a rich, complex and, at times, challenging history. Around every corner of the Northern Irish capital you’ll find buildings, memorials and artefacts that tell a story of the city’s past. For history lovers, the wealth of historical interest makes the city a great place to visit. We’ve complied a list of the 12 best...

Ballyhackamore, Northern Ireland is Named Best Place to Live

The Sunday Times has awarded east Belfast's Ballyhackamore the title of "Best Place to Live in Northern Ireland". Though Ballyhackamore took the winning spot, five other areas of Northern Ireland also made the list of "Best Places to Live in Britain". The expert panel at The Sunday Times took a variety of factors into account, from jobs, schools and local...

The Significance of Cregagh Green to George Best

Before the roaring crowds and showstopping goals, you could have found a young George Best on Cregagh Green. Stepping back to in time to the 1950s, Cregagh Green Estate's local football pitch was where it all began. It was here that the raw, undiscovered talent of the Belfast Boy began to blossom. And today, the iconic area is continually treasured...

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