Travel Blogs from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Edinburgh - Day 1 and Getting to Europe!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh - Day 1 and Getting to Europe!

A travel blog entry by mallorybecker

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... 3 times the size of Edmonton's airport.  I was asking everyone for directions!  But I made it on the train to Edinborough (eventhough I drifted off to sleep and almost missed it...thankgoodness I heard a 'tickets miss?' Dylan met with me at the ...

I've Come to find my roots in Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

I've Come to find my roots in Scotland

A travel blog entry by worldwidenurse

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... the first time the Edinburgh Castle, I felt largely patriotic and though I come into my roots. I was more comfortable walking around Edinburgh than anywhere I have ever travelled, and loved just being there! So I headed off to find my hostel, I wandered ...

Living in the Present WITHOUT Forgeting the Past!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Living in the Present WITHOUT Forgeting the Past!

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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... be because I'm writing in the Present.   So let's just start at yesterday morning. I left the B&B for a short drive to Edinburgh (Ed-in-bor-row). I once spelt that Edinborough and was told I was wrong. That IS the way it sounds. Why is ...

Balmedie to Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Balmedie to Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss

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... in the rain for half an hour waiting for our first bus, (the local one from Balmedie to Aberdeen), then the scheduled Megabus to Edinburgh wouldn’t change out of first gear so we were put onto a replacement bus. That was all ok, until we were ...

Two Missions Completed!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Two Missions Completed!

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Hi @1 Well I'm on holidays again for about 13 days - before the mad, retail, Christmas rush! I worked at the shop yesterday and am again next Saturday and I'm also working at work for the Tuesdays and Wednesdays I'm on holidays overtime. Hope that makes ...

In Summary...., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

In Summary....

A travel blog entry by nicolajmackay

We arrived back today with mixed emotions; sad that the adventure is over but also really looking forward to catching up with our family and friends.  I'm also looking forward to getting back to playing Fallout4 :) So we thought we'd try to ...

Tattoo in Person - better than the TV!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Tattoo in Person - better than the TV!

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Well The Fringe was in full-swing in August. Now over and yes, I've been slack and am catching up. Went and saw The Tattoo with Kat (from work) and her fiance (great photo guys!). It had been miserable all day with rain and such, and pissed down while we ...

Short Connection, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Short Connection

A travel blog entry by tinyisgreat

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... .  I had meant to spend more time here, but when it came to the choice between visiting Keri in Dundee and going to Edinburgh... I picked Dundee.  =)  Anyway, we still had to stop here on our way back to Dublin.  We took a train from ...

We 'Haggis' a good time in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

We 'Haggis' a good time in Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by ashnbrieurope

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... Partheon whatever its called. The Government gathered funds to build this mammoth structure when it considered itself the Athens of the United Kingdom in the 1800's. Now when the funds ran out Edinburgh was offered a lifeline and some money to finish the ...

# not going around the world with 4 knickers !, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

# not going around the world with 4 knickers !

A travel blog entry by kevdeeworldtour

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Every round the world site offers advice on what to include in your kit plus I've got the advantage of an in-house expert ! The most common phrases are " less is more" and " you pack it, you carry it" ! So, here is what I'm carrying: sleeping bag, ...

Technology, History and Royalty, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Technology, History and Royalty

A travel blog entry by keithandialaska

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... Once back at the ship it had started to rain, but undeterred we leapt into a cab and asked to be taken into Edinburgh. Our cabbie was delightful pointing out where Sean Connery was born; where J.K Rowlings lives and the very elite school where Tony ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by indiajan

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The royal town of ...

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, ...

The land of Kilts and Bagpipes, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The land of Kilts and Bagpipes

A travel blog entry by hollyplunkett

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... and 2 sofa lounges, and was such a great homely place to stay. We all loved it. Friday morning we went to Escape Edinburgh. We were locked in a small room for an hour and had to find our way out by finding several different keys through many different ...

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 ...

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