Botanical Gardens in Belfast, Ireland; belfastcity.gov.uk The Palm House, a dramatically curvilinear greenhouse with a distinctive dome, predates the Palm House at London's Kew Gardens. The Tropical Ravine, with such plants as cycads, palms, mosses, and orchids, was first planted in 1889 and contains some of the oldest seed plants around today.
24 Hours In Belfast: Belfast is a city still in the flower of her youth, despite enduring a difficult period of violence in the 20th century. Wherever you look, new developments are changing the city's landscape, from the Titanic Belfast in the foreshore area to the revived city centre. Check out our schedule of Belfast sights and sounds for the best the city has to offer.