Looking down on Belfast — 1 Comment

  1. Typical of the Irish to call that time ‘the troubles’. Slightly understated I would think. But what was it all for? We were discussing the futility of war the other night and how once war-torn or politically unsettled nations are now holiday destinations whilst new countries take up the slack and begin again . . . South Africa, Zimbabwe, Afghanistan, Iraq . . . in 20 years time will foreigners be returning to climb their mountains and sun on their beaches as they do in Croatia, Cambodia and Vietnam?

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