Thistle House

Address: 1 Kilmaurs Terrace , Edinburgh, Scotland, EH16 5BZ, United Kingdom | B&B
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This B&B, located in the Prestonfield area of Edinburgh, is near Arthur's Seat, Surgeons' Hall, University of Edinburgh, and The Queen's Hall.
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    Scotland in four days

    A travel blog entry by john.beach on Jul 05, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... and people hold strong views. We did not meet a person who voted " no ", and with a new and very popular Scottish Nationalist leader, many say the result would have been reversed if held today.Edinburgh is a student city too, very international in character, has great pubs and coffee shops, and the National Art School. There's a thriving music scene too, with lots of jazz.Four days - not enough for Edinburgh.

    Scots have ...


    A travel blog entry by travelingjess on Mar 10, 2015

    ... sauce. Which turned into a night stroll in the pouring rain, cold wind and walking in circles. I got some spicy dipping sauce..... Was not worth my adventure.

    We stayed at a pretty fun hostel, I made friends with some kids from Finland on a school trip while making some food. Brought them to a club underage. They had never swapped IDs before, ...

    From the Abbey to Edinburgh

    A travel blog entry by jessica.schiesl on Nov 07, 2014

    11 photos

    ... player with vinyls). All upstairs are the rooms and bathrooms; I am in a room with 12 other girls and we sleep in bunk beds which are actually very comfy! After I scoped everything out, it was back out on the streets again to start taking photos. It was raining at the time so I popped into a free art museum for a little while. I am not too fond of Scottish style art but nonetheless I enjoyed myself. I weaved in and out of shops trying to figure out what I should buy for everyone J ...

    Final days in Edinburgh

    A travel blog entry by georgelondon on Aug 28, 2014

    1 comment, 18 photos

    ... enemy warriors), ballet dancers who performed to the musical piece "The Gael" which was composed by native son Dougie Mclean and which was featured in the film “Last of the Mohicans”, another dance company (maybe the same one) who were outfitted in “middie” naval uniforms and danced to the music of the 40s and 50s.

    The end of the show features a lone bag piper playing from a high point in the castle and a fireworks show. ...

    First Days in Edinburgh

    A travel blog entry by lil.wombat on Jul 22, 2014


    Had to say goodbye to my grandparents, and jumped on the train bound for Edinburgh. The train seats were comfortable enough, but there was little leg room between two people (I was at a table seat so was opposite someone else), and there was someone next to me sleeping I didn't want to disturb and get up, so I could hardly move. Honestly, think airplanes have more room than these did. Luckily it was only 3 hours. Arrived in Edinburgh and ...