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Belfast and Ulster

Belfast and the Province of Ulster are plagued by misconceptions. Many visitors deem this part of Ireland to be unsafe due to the "Troubles". The nine Ulster counties, three of which are actually in the Republic of Ireland, are well worth a visit. And travelling is as safe there as in any other part of Ireland. In fact crossing from the Republic into Northern Ireland is hardly noticeable, being as uncomplicated as driving from Florida into Georgia.
  1. Belfast City (31)
  2. County Antrim (11)
  3. County Armagh (8)
  4. County Cavan (8)
  5. County Derry (7)
  6. County Donegal (11)
  7. County Down (17)
  8. County Fermanagh (25)
  9. County Monaghan (4)
  10. County Tyrone (6)

Northern Ireland’s Current Security Situation
Northern Ireland’s current security situation is complicated and shrouded in mystery – so much so that visitors might be scared away despite only a minimal risk. A risk much lower than the risk of being a traffic victim. Let me try to make the facts clear ...

Northern Ireland - A Dangerous Place?
Many visitors to Ireland are wary of going into the six counties of Northern Ireland. Is it still a dangerous place? Not really - if you just use common sense.

Counties in the Province of Ulster
Ireland's Northern Province Ulster and its Counties.

The Province of Ulster
Ulster, or in Irish Cúige Uladh, encompasses the North of Ireland. The counties of Antrim, Armagh, Cavan, Derry, Donegal, Down, Fermanagh, Monaghan and Tyrone make up this ancient province.

Sights of Ulster - Picking the Best of the North
Long regarded as one of the most dangerous places in Ireland and all Europe, Ulster has now been changed nearly beyond recognition due to the peace process.

Sights and Attractions of Northern Ireland
An image gallery of sights and attractions in Northern Ireland - from the Giant's Causeway to Bogsite Murals, from cathedrals to steam railways.

The Partition Between the Republic and Northern Ireland
In Ireland ... on United Kingdom soil ...

Northern Ireland Tourist Board
Official website of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and a gateway to all information on the counties of Antrim, Armagh, Derry/Londonderry, Down, Fermanagh and Tyrone.

North-West Ireland Tourism
Official website for the Irish North-West, including the Ulster counties of Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan.

City of Belfast Official Website
Official Website of the City of Belfast, icluding guide to leisure and cultural facilities.

City of Derry Official Website
Official Website of the City of Derry, icluding guide to leisure and cultural facilities.

National Museums of Northern Ireland
Official website of the National Museums of Northern Ireland - Ulster Museum, Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Armagh County Museum and Ulster American Folk Park.

Ulster's Best Attractions - What is Your Opinion?
Ulster's Best Attractions - What is Your Opinion?

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