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Shankill Road - a major part of Belfast's history

Shankill Road figured prominently in Belfast's "Troubles". You will see Shankill Road if you are on the Black Cab Tour.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Gerry C
Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading one of the articles. I felt I had to make comment on this one in particular. After visiting Northern Ireland for many years. Especially the shankill area of Belfast may I say I definitely agree 100%. Whether it be a food outlet or a bar shop or even the garage at the bottom. Never will you see a... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Shankill Road figured prominently in Belfast's "Troubles". You will see Shankill Road if you are on the Black Cab Tour.

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Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy road with lots of murals related to the different Belfast communities. Once a dangerous street with lots of troubles and tension. Now peaceful, but still showing focus on group and politics. Must see, these murals are real art!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit if only to see the murals and sample a pint or 3. We visited the Rangers bar and found a band playing which we enjoyed listening to. All told it was a great weekend in Belfast.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went through this road up to Peace Wall from central Belfast..! So many landmarks on that road..! You may take a taxi or hop on/ of bus to go to this place..!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Colorful and historical murals. No action these days. Very average experience. At least there's a graveyard.

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Victoria Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited these Wall Murals from our Bus. They told telling stories of the troubled past of Belfast and I found some murals quite sad, especially those depicting mothers and children. We all have heard about these Murals, which are works of art and worth visiting whilst in Belfast.

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

My comments are the same as for Falls Road area. By visiting theses neighborhoods, people LIVE and work here, are we perpetuating the tensions between the Catholics and Protestants?

Thank sailers2015
Hoboken, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Scary place! You are met with murals of RUC soldiers carrying AK46 guns. Not a welcoming sight for tourists. Avoid!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

local tour van ushered 13 passengers through both main and secondary streets with wall murals galore telling of the troubled times between citizens loyal to Great Britain and those wishing to remain part of the Republic of Ireland.

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