Travel Blogs from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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We're in Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

We're in Scotland

A travel blog entry by jasonkelly

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... were literally being blown up and down the steps. It reminded us of weather men on the news during a hurricane. Really. Edinburgh Castle was grreat and it stopped raining in the middle of our visit there, so we were able to get some ...

The beginning, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The beginning

A travel blog entry by weewanderers

Well here we are at the start of the rest of our lives, with every intention to change things from this point forward. Elaine and I decided at the beginning of January that it was time to take a break from mundaneness (is that a word?) and see what ...

We made it!!!!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

We made it!!!!

A travel blog entry by sjsalbert

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... car.  I thought she was just unlocking my door.  After about 30 seconds, I finally made the connection, that is, the driver sits on the right in the United Kingdom.  We then headed on to our home base for the next several days, ...

A Day in the Old City, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

A Day in the Old City

A travel blog entry by djsuchomelly

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... . #2: Tour of the Old City - Not a very flattering photo, but here you go! #3: Sir Walter Scott Monument #4: Edinburgh Castle - First full view. #5: Forecourt at the Palace of Holyroodhouse #6: Holyrood Abbey ruins #7: Palace Gardens #8: Holyrood Park and ...

The King and Queen of Zumwalt, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The King and Queen of Zumwalt

A travel blog entry by zumwalt

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... delicious poached pears as one of my breakfast courses.  Later this afternoon we had afternoon tea at the Balmoral Hotel in Edinburgh.  Gordon and the B&B owners have treated us like shear royalty.  Cathy and Mary you will be happy to ...

Edinburgh - A Medieval Adventure, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh - A Medieval Adventure

A travel blog entry by neil.gent

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... black pudding, potato cake and haggis. Following breakfast i took a look at the B&B tourist literature and decided to head to Edinburgh Castle for a look around. Edinburgh was quite simple to navigate especially as the B&B had provided me with a ...

No turning back now....., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

No turning back now.....

A travel blog entry by christoff

... all that its great not having to go in there everyday and that they should try it someday. Well my travels will take me from Edinburgh, London, Miami, Los Angeles, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia and Hong Kong and if i can arrange a short trip to the Cook ...

Day 5: Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 5: Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by jmauxier

... to the Queen's castle. We were so excited because it was going to be super cool, however, when we got there the Duke of Edinburgh (aka Prince Philip) decided to come and be in residence so they closed the castle. I felt gypped but it was kinda neat to ...

Getting tired, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting tired

A travel blog entry by steven_lamothe

... 360 degree prospective. I got some good pictures which I will upload later. After hiking back down off Arthurs Seat, I went to the Edinburgh Castle and spent 3 hours there. It is a very cool castle, but lacks some of the history the others posess. It ...

Scotland Pics, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland Pics

A travel blog entry by eithne

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I know I know, details. They're coming. Sometime. ...

Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by maryjohnson

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... we could order pizza from that evening.  After we did that, we headed out to walk the Royal Mile, a mile long street in Edinburgh that has shops, churches, graveyards and so much more.  Once we were on the Royal Mile we ate a late lunch at a ...

Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by akreyling

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So this past week, Wednesday to Saturday, I went to Edinburgh, Scotland with Hannah. The city is beautiful and I loved all of the old buildings. We lucked out on the weather while we were there, sunny but a little chilly every day, and today as we were ...

Edinburgh!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh!

A travel blog entry by mscoggin619

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... laziness in completing our travelpod. But who is going to pack while I do this???? Liz: We got the train from Stirling to Edinburgh in the early afternoon. I love the city, I would say its my second favorite, behind York. We made our way from the ...

Visit to Crieff, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Visit to Crieff

A travel blog entry by gabrielleve

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... my last entry, Mikki has now left :o( quite sad! And I have spent the week in Crieff (about an hour and a half outside Edinburgh) visiting my Grandparents and Aunt, Uncle and cousins. The weather is still CRAZY here, it's the coldest winter the UK has had ...

Transfer day to Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Transfer day to Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by sjsalbert

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Today we left Inverness to begin our journey home.  Rather than being driven back to Edinburgh, we took the train.  It was a nice relaxing trip and it took about four hours.  We saw some lovely countryside and just tried to relax a ...

Tangled Nervs (..pre-trip link test..), Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Tangled Nervs (..pre-trip link test..)

A travel blog entry by pixiekatten

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In about 24hrs I'm boarding my flight in Amsterdam heading to Osaka! Even tho it will be my 5th time in Japan I am super nervous! I have never really hiked or camped out by myself.. Plus 1200km is a long way to walk. A true test and hopefully my most ...

The Return, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The Return

A travel blog entry by steph_444

AH! I can't beleive I am back in Edinburgh. This morning I woke up in Lucca, and now I am here. I don't think I have ever been so happy to feel cold ever in my life, though it isn't that cold. Just significatly more so than yesterday. Rain, wind, Scotland ...

The land of kilts, rain and construction, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The land of kilts, rain and construction

A travel blog entry by crystaldance

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... Potter series - the Elephant Cafe - and from the views she saw, it`s not hard to see how Harry Potter formed - Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Graveyard and a massive private school, the richest in Scotland (though you know, the man it was originally founded ...

Hey all yes we're still alive though with ..., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Hey all yes we're still alive though with ...

A travel blog entry by erinreine

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... the hours without actually spending too much. And we made a little roast chicken for dinner. Yeah, pretty dull. But Hogmanay in Edinburgh was incredible! We went up with a bus tour, which took about 10 hours. We saw the castles in Edinburgh and ...

Volta, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Volta

A travel blog entry by gustn

Volta ...

Off to Bonnie Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Off to Bonnie Scotland

A travel blog entry by jasndan

... divine. If felt really late but it was only 8.30pm by the time we got back to the hotel. I started sorting some photos to upload, Dan watched Independance Day and avoided doing washing. We have a big day out in Edinburgh tomorrow and it should be fun! :) ...

Beautiful Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Beautiful Arthur's Seat

A travel blog entry by lesleymartinson

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From the kitchen, we have a stellar view of the Meadows, and Arthur's seat. In a week I ended up hiking/ running it and even having a picnic. It's about a 20 minute run to the base/ or 40 minute walk. Then it just depends how fast you go up the ...

Day 105: A sit on Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 105: A sit on Arthur's Seat

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber

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... make a climb up Arthur's seat. Arthur's seat is one of the peaks of the hills that make up Holyrood Park right in the city of Edinburgh. We climbed up the cliffs in front of the hill first and found a nice place out of the wind to have a picnic lunch. We ...

Inspired island life, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Inspired island life

A travel blog entry by jenandeuan

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Ok, so we discovered that the White Hart isn't by any means all bad! Both actually slept very well and enjoyed a bit of a lie in. Breakfast in the hotel was a touch chaotic, but perfectly fine. We then set out to explore the hotel and transfer photos out ...

Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by mxcna78

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Monday July 18, 2005 Edinburgh, Scotland My flight from Bristol was delayed for three hours so I didn't make it to Edinburgh till after midnight. It wasn't such a good feeling being dropped off by the bus with a sizable luggage piece but I made my way ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by fiseb

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We arrived at night in Scotland and spent a good three days in Edinburgh. We checked out the big sites, including the castle and Holyroodhouse, as well as some of the museums and the botanical gardens. The city is beautiful and the people are very ...

Snowing in the Sunshine, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Snowing in the Sunshine

A travel blog entry by gojenngo

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     This morning it was gorgeous outside - clear blue sky - but if the twitching branches were any indication we knew the wind had never stopped so we bundled up and headed to the castle. Figuring it would rain that day we wanted to ...

Edinburgh newsletter, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh newsletter

A travel blog entry by alessandro.dh

... winter with loads of snow, etc." whereas all I've actually seen was rain, rain and mmhm some more rain. On the other hand, Edinburgh is known for its non-stop rain but in the month I'm here I have encountered the snow 'predicted' for Canada and not more ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by deirjohn

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... walk away, plus the 67 steps up to our room. All I can say is thank goodness John is so kind ;0) We spent hours at the Edinburgh Royal Botanical Gardens, 75 acres in all. Obviously only saw a fraction of them, but we did go through all the glass houses. ...

A wee trip north on the train, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

A wee trip north on the train

A travel blog entry by buckleypup

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... open two warm beers with a rather large dash of whisky from an opened bottle in there pack. First impressions of Edinburgh are quite impressive. Cold, but the brick buildings and cobbled streets are something to behold. Brewdog for beers and dinner ...

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