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Shankill, derived from the Irish word for “Old Church,” is a predominantly loyalist working-class area of West Belfast. It’s known as “Original Belfast” and dates back to 455 A.D., while being known for its role as a central hub for many loyalist paramilitary organizations during the time of "The Troubles."

Shankill Road, the main artery of the neighborhood, is one of the oldest settlements in Belfast and dates back to the Stone Age. The area came to prominence in the late 19th century as a center of Belfast’s linen industry. The Shankill Road Peace Walls are adorned with unionist symbols, such as Union Jacks and murals of the British Royal Family, which are key draws for tourists. The murals here are political, historical and community focused. Art on the gable walls depicts scenes as one of volunteers who died as a result of the area’s conflicts.

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Dagtrip met de hoogtepunten van Noord-Ierland, inclusief Giant's Causeway vanuit Dublin

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Verlaat Dublin en reis per luxe touringcar naar Belfast voor een tour in een zwarte taxi, gevolgd door een bezoek aan de Giant's Causeway (vermeld op de ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Dublin, Ierland
  • Duur: 13 uur 30 minuten
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 88,61