Garlands Guest House
Travel Blogs from Edinburgh
... by the end. Michaela Much to my excitement and Kathryn's dismay, we arrived back in London! Staying on a different side of town this time we were in the paddington bear district. With only two nights to kill, I was quite restrained in shopping, only visiting Oxford street once, and Kathryn spending her time running through Hyde park almost being knocked over by a dog. (However knowing Kathryn I'm sure the dog was the one in danger of being flattened).... It was a short but ...
... and a Chinese Kabuki, neither of which we got a chance to see. But we did get to see Dolly, the cloned sheep, a variety of animals both living and extinct (there were dinosaurs) and an Egyptian section. There was even an area on communications, and there was a police box which meant a photo op was a necessity! It was a fun couple of hours.
At the end of the museum tour, we went back outside and noticed it had just stopped raining so ...
... with him and got him to walk me home. Sun: avoided moving for most of the morning. Went and saw wolverine, Max joined us. Had lunch/breakfast: a whole pizza to myself. It wasn't as good Italy. Mon: went to Edinburgh castle and spent most of the day there. Such great history. I enjoyed it. Hung around and chatted with William and max some more. Pack our stuff ready for IRELAND ...
... the unbelievably stunning Iceland, but Alex and I decided we had to put that in the back of our mind and enjoy what Scotland has to offer. Although being summer it was quite chilly and scarfs and jackets were still needed! Along the way we passed through Glencoe, the ‘Weeping Glen’ and a site of the Massacre of 1692 where 38 MacDonalds were killed. The stories our tour guides shared were very detailed – ...
... difficult question. A few top candidates :-
Lighting a fire in a yurt with Russian vodka.
Watching Andy try to chat up the 2 lesbian women in my train carriage.
Visiting a Mongolian family.
Lightning storms in Venezuela.
Sunsets in the desert.
Running an uphill section of the Inca Trail.
Absinthe tour, with ...