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Spotlight on Belfast – City of Music & Joy

National Geographic Traveller (UK) have marked Belfast on its prestigious Cool List 2024. Northern Ireland’s progressive capital, developed as a mighty port and industrial centre during the 18th and 19th centuries. “Belfast’s heart beats fervidly with music, it is in our DNA”, says Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody.  In 2021, the city was awarded prestigious UNESCO City of Music status, while a Belfast-based group of artists and activists won the 2021 Turner Prize. In 2022, Kenneth Branagh’s movie ‘Belfast’ racked up seven Academy Award nominations. The city is on the up.