Alpha Guest House

19 Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH16 4TE, United Kingdom | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Edinburgh


A travel blog entry by laurenandjd


... and found the Hotel Ailsa Craig. As it was one of our less expensive hotels we didn't expect much. It was, however, a beautiful older building overlooking the city and the water. Our room was huge and we were disappointed we only had one night in Edinburgh. Fortunately we arrived around noon and were able so spend the afternoon exploring the city. JD used Urban Spoon to find us a good place for some ...

Treasure Hunting

A travel blog entry by chrisandgail


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Kilts, tattoos, and friends reunited

A travel blog entry by boval


... a clear warm day and we decide to leave the island but not before going slightly further up to the town of Portree. We check out their shops, buy some provisions from the supermarket and then make our way back down the island, with Edinburgh once again in our sites. We decided to go back on a different road, and spend our first night in a town called Glencoe. It is a beautiful little place, with a lake on it's approach and a stream running through it. ...

Touring Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by pmzchenry


... between houses and was about 8 feet wide. This one in particular was the only one not filled in when they built the new government buildings over it in the late 1700's. They didn't knock anything down they just filled it and and built over it. The interior of the houses were intact and you got a feeling of what life was like in that time period. It was underground for us but the Close would have been open to the sky back then but still dark because of the height ...

Drop O' the good stuff!

A travel blog entry by trinafindlay


... and John went on a date, and we had an absolute ball. We had bought a copy of Wreck It Ralph, so we all watched that together snuggled up on the couch and cushions on the floor, which was just lovely. The boys were in bed and just about to fall asleep when Claire and John came back, so we all hung out for a little while longer before the boys were persuaded to go to sleep.

We enjoyed a couple of drams with Claire and John before heading back to our apartment; what a great day!

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This B&B, located in the Cameron Toll area of Edinburgh, is near Surgeons' Hall, Craigmillar Castle, University of Edinburgh, and Edinburgh Experience.
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