Travel Blogs from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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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 ...

Edinburgh at last. Breifly., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh at last. Breifly.

A travel blog entry by thermalsailors

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... tired to count now. Having arrived at port edgar The marina has very kindly allowed us to leave. there are no liveaboards in edinburgh. Council doesnt allow it. Visiting yachts may stay for a few weeks. They have given us a month. Then we must ...

No worries!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

No worries!

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Getting cooler here! But is it weird I don't mind? Claire met me after work on Friday and we wandered through the Xmas markets. Had a couple of gluhweins and I also tried a hot apple Drambuie toddy! For dinner we had a pulled brisket with haggis, onion ...

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 ...

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 ...

No Net at home yet!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

No Net at home yet!

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Hi all - just letting you know I'm still alive in Scotland. No Net access in the new flat yet, but splurged on one month access on a dongle! Lots of data, but not good reception... oh well. My DMTs will subside for a while.Hope everyone is well and can't ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

We did arrive in Europe! (Glennica), Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

We did arrive in Europe! (Glennica)

A travel blog entry by nateandglenn

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... information office as soon we arrived. All of the central hotels were booked and/or too expensive, so we decided on the Central Edinburgh Youth Hostel (which has no age requirement). This is a very nice and large hostel. We are each in a separate four ...

If only there were jobs, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

If only there were jobs

A travel blog entry by meganfisher

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... game Shinty in Scotland is similar to hockey. It is the reason we calll informal games shiney! The expression S*** faced comes from Edinburgh as well. The town used to dispose of human waste twice a day. Unfortunately one of these times conisided with ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by shrubberies

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After a 4 hour drive from Auchenmalg, we reached Edinburgh very late on Sunday night. We stayed at the Premier Inn in Market St, and spent the next day catching up on chores: washing and other domestic tasks and emailing ahead to book accommodation in ...

Update, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom travel blog

Update

A travel blog entry by linaanddame

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... Azendi, which is in the heart of the city, and she is happy there. Dame is now working at a Scottish souvenir shop called Edinburgh Woolen Mill. Our combined wage isn't much to get excited about, especially as we have bills on the van, though it gets us ...

Duty calls, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Duty calls

A travel blog entry by alessandro.dh

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... time. ;) That's what they call growing up I guess?  Anyhow, as I mentioned earlier on, I'm working as a trainee in the Edinburgh office of Flanders Investment and Trade. Basically, what we do is supporting Belgian companies to export into the UK and ...

Bilbo Baggins Slept Here., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Bilbo Baggins Slept Here.

A travel blog entry by amj7348

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My bed is, quite literally, fit for a hobbit. After the blind bathroom fiasco and 'what the heck is this thing' towel warmer experience (thank jeebus I didn't burn the room down. Apparently the red switch on the wall turns on the space age towel ...

EDINBURGH #2, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

EDINBURGH #2

A travel blog entry by stevencranston

... on the bunk under me for the next couple of hours. Hmmm, the life of Hostels... The next day Bridget and I hung around Edinburgh just chilling in coffee shops and a couple of pubs. We went to Edinburgh Castle, which was alright. But mostly about history ...

living in and out of a big fat suitcase, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

living in and out of a big fat suitcase

A travel blog entry by becca_ind

... a few too many drinks!! he had a good nigh other than that i think! Im in scotland at the moment, staying in edinburgh for a few more days, i spent today shopping in glasgow (well window shopping, still just as good, although i didnt really like the ...

EDINBURGH IS AWESOME, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

EDINBURGH IS AWESOME

A travel blog entry by ka.duncan

... to the Torphichen Inn for dinner with a piper for entertainment. His daughters did highland dancing for us which was really cute. Edinburgh is AWESOME. Today had a morning tour on the bus with a local guide-she was hilarious! Got to see all the sites of ...

Day 5 Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 5 Scotland

A travel blog entry by melvic

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... (not scotish as there was no haggis) We left the room at 9am and walked about 30 mins up some very steep hills to get to Edinburgh Castle. This Castle is pretty impressive. It sits on a hill and looks over the entire city. On a nice day I am sure you ...

yağmurda nereye gidilir?, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

yağmurda nereye gidilir?

A travel blog entry by yesimates

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Bugün gökyüzü gri ve hiç açılacakmış gibi durmuyor. Rüzgar ve yağmurun şiddeti,  şemsiyeleri yetersiz kılıyor. Bugün ne yapalım?  Edinburg'ta o kadar çok müze var ki  sadece müzeler ...

Several days to catch up on!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Several days to catch up on!

A travel blog entry by vivaciousbrandi

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... a good day at the races, with their American good luck charm at hand. = ) We left the races and Brian drove me into Edinburgh for the Dresden Dolls concert. He dropped me off a bit early because he had a football game to get to, which worked out ...

The Golden Mile, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The Golden Mile

A travel blog entry by jl_bigtrip

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... a great day and the Palace and gardens were lovely. The ruins of the old Abbey still stand and the whole effect is stunning. Edinburgh was really turning it on for us with her beauty and her history. Our last night in Edinburgh and we catch up with ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by zoe.siegel

Edinburgh is beautiful. We went to the castle and all over the cobblestone streets to the university where whitney had an interview because she is interested in going to grad school there.  The whole city reminded me of Harry Potter.  That ...

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