Belfast

belfastBelfast is the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland and the second largest city on the island of Ireland after Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland.

Situated at the mouth of the River Lagan on Belfast Lough, Belfast is surrounded by low hills and has a population of 267,500. This figure refers only to the Belfast City Council area whose borders date back to the 1950s. Since then the city has expanded and the population of the Belfast Metropolitan Urban Area which incorporates the surrounding suburbs and towns is 483,000.

For further study
Belfast Black Taxi Tours
Belfast Murals
Belfast Telegraph
Belfast Wiki
Beyond the Troubles
CAIN: Murals: Political Wall Murals in Northern Ireland
Queen’s University Belfast
Visit Belfast

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