Ben Cruachan

Address: 17 McDonald Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 4LX , United Kingdom | B&B
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This B&B, located in the New Town area of Edinburgh, is near Old Town, Blair Castle, Greyfriars Bobby Memorial, and Brass Rubbing Centre.
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    A travel blog entry by thegirlgoes on Aug 31, 2015

    1 photo

    ... wilderness of the world, it is of little wonder that, when the allotted time comes to step back into the pen, you find you no longer quite fit within the confines of it. And this idea about the nebulous nature of returning was wonderfully, if convolutedly, encapsulated by the great James Joyce when he wrote Ulysses. "An unsatisfactory equation between an exodus and return in time through reversible space and an exodus and return in space through irreversible ...

    Flying day and we arrive in Edinburgh

    A travel blog entry by karen.and.dave on Aug 03, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    Long long day in the air. Up at 5.30am, breakfast and out to airport. Everything lovely and smooth as we have come to expect and admire. I thought the motto/vision statement on the monitor at Immigration summed it up... 'Narita Immigration will be side by side with your heart'. Not usual experience of such departments. Luthhansa were good, the flight was another 10+ hours ...

    Shakespeare, rain and more rain.

    A travel blog entry by jsloftus508 on Aug 03, 2014

    6 photos

    ... this was the most perfect spot in all of Edinburgh. You have a view of old town, new town, Scottish hills, leith( harbor). Literally perfect views of everything. I can hardly describe it in words. I will attach a few pictures for you to see. I was able to climb 143 stairs to the top of Nelson tower and it gave me the most wonderful view. Of course it rained while I was there and then the sun came out and then it rained again. It was also windy, ...

    A City of Old and New and a Wizard or Two

    A travel blog entry by efrohoff on Jun 27, 2014

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... an early alarm the boys wake up at 6:20am. We get ready, some f our clothes having miraculously dried, and take the city bus to the Old City and make it to Edinburgh castle right before they open at 9:30am. We arrive at 9:15 and there is already a crowd forming. We are guided into the ticket line, 3 families back; relieved for getting here early.

    The castle is enormous and so impressive, built atop volcanic rock; something Kaeleb becomes very excited about upon ...

    Whole Lotta Love for Edinburgh

    A travel blog entry by nlegere on May 29, 2014

    25 photos

    ... and a 360 walk around balcony. I just wanted to keep going to keep the surprise fresh. The steps got narrower and narrower as we went up, we laughed because Carson could barley fit, and we couldn't imagine anyone slightly bigger than him making it at all. The top was unreal. The castle in the distance, surrounded with buildings and gardens, the ocean to our other side, I could even see more islands in the distance. After a long journey we enjoyed the view ...