Travel Blogs from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by thistlemoon

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Edinburgh-  The countdown is nearly over!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh- The countdown is nearly over!

A travel blog entry by warren_and_fi

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"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the things you did do, so throw of the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." (Mark Twain) ...

Majestic Edinburgh Under Construction, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Majestic Edinburgh Under Construction

A travel blog entry by mylifesjourney

I'm writing this entry several months after visiting Edinburgh. There were large sections of the city that were torn up during our visit due to the installation of a light rail/train line. I found out later that the rubbish removers were also on strike ...

'wild n sexy, happy days'.. part 1, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

'wild n sexy, happy days'.. part 1

A travel blog entry by georgie891

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... !) bus to her house..Changed into some walking clothes and then set off to see a bit of the city. First off we went to Edinburgh Castle- unfortunately it was closed- but still got a few good pics from the outside, then we walked down the Royal Mile (the ...

A Proper Scot and the Million Dollar Question, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

A Proper Scot and the Million Dollar Question

A travel blog entry by amj7348

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I feel like a slag and a cow for missing yesterday's blog. In my defense, I had a room full of people to babysit until 2 a.m., and a roomate who needs "all the way dark" to sleep. So a thousand apologies from across the Atlantic. Double apologies because ...

Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland

A travel blog entry by benandsabine

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... of the best cities in the UK...Edinburgh. The drive up was great and we finally managed to get to the hostel after negotiating Edinburgh's one way traffic system in the centre. We stayed at a youth hostel where Sabine and I had stayed on our very first ...

Bonny Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Bonny Scotland

A travel blog entry by robsons

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Jim made us a beautiful breakfast of Brioche and 2 types of yummy pikelets - what nice hosts! :-) Off to Linlithgow Palace & St Michael's church nearby.  Walked around there for a while, being amazed by how green everything is ... and how ...

Scotland!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland!

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters

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Today we woke up early and packed up to go to the airport. But first, we had breakfast. There was this cute little four year old named Charlie that wanted to be a fireman. He was the cutest little Irish boy and he looked like my cousin Elijah. Then we ...

The WOW City, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

The WOW City

A travel blog entry by hadsrobinson

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... the play much better than when I saw it a few months ago. After the morning in York, it was another long busride up to Edinburgh. But, we were met by my friend Hazel who took us back to her flat and we were very appreciative of not being in a ...

Day 3 Edinburgh: Ceilidh is pronounced kay-lee, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 3 Edinburgh: Ceilidh is pronounced kay-lee

A travel blog entry by bernie.jess

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... 's wonderful beanie Bernie wasn't asked to participate in the discussion. As it was too late to climb Arthur's seat (mountain over Edinburgh) we climbed the smaller Calton hill which still gave us pretty views of the lights of the city. That night we ...

Arriving in Edinburgh!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Arriving in Edinburgh!

A travel blog entry by jewels1864

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... from the 18th century), a cemetery, and some construction, haha. There's actually quite a bit of construction going on in Edinburgh especially around Arthur's Square where they're putting in a tram system (which later I found no one who lives in ...

Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by schmengie

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Now we are on the second leg of our jounrney. We have a two night stay and due to wash some ...

Heading off into the sunset..., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Heading off into the sunset...

A travel blog entry by nicolajmackay

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RS - So we are nearly all packed and ready to leave for the airport, the cases are bursting but coming in under 20kg each.  Ever the pragmatist, Nicola has sent a "media" picture of us both to her sister, just in case we are in any ...

Ach!! Scoootland!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Ach!! Scoootland!

A travel blog entry by chooijer

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... dress spinning wool and singing... very badly. After we went on a tour called "Real Mary King's Close" which all underground where Edinburgh used to be. Was pretty cool seeing how they all used to live and that they just built a whole new town right ...

A week in Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

A week in Scotland

A travel blog entry by roman_around

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6 January, 2006 Hi, we're back. Just returned from a week in Edinburgh and surrounds. Got a cheap flight to Scotland (well, Newcastle actually - but we hired a car for the week and drove up to Edinburgh from there - about a 2 hr. drive) for Hogmanay to ...

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by waanderlust

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I arrived in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland two days ago. Had a blast on my Haggis tour with our cazy Scottish driver Disco Dave! After leaving London we stopped at about a dozen little villages (including ones used in Harry Potter) and saw a lot of ...

Settling into our routine in Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Settling into our routine in Scotland

A travel blog entry by goodner

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After a short Aer Lingus flight from Shannon, Ireland, we landed in Edinburgh, Scotland. Rather than hail a cab, we opted to take the bus from the airport to downtown Edinburgh where we were staying - after all, it was just 5 GBP for the whole family, ...

Edinburgh & the Highlands, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh & the Highlands

A travel blog entry by jwalkntheworld

... some time here to experience the culture and the dramatic landscapes. Our four and a half hours train ride from London to Edinburgh was quite comfortable. A short walk from the train station got us to our Airbnb accommodation – not the nicest we ...

Arrived on time, but feet not real good., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Arrived on time, but feet not real good.

A travel blog entry by bondytourers

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... I'm a match for Greg whose foot isn't as good as it has been either. Certainly going to be interesting walks! Anyway, Edinburgh was drizzly this morning, pretty much what you expect of Scotland, but beautiful and sunny this afternoon. We have a great ...

Pipers, Castles, Dreams and Bucket Lists, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Pipers, Castles, Dreams and Bucket Lists

A travel blog entry by jklezok

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... pick up the tickets I ordered last December. We do a little walking around find the Tourist Information office and get orientated. Edinburgh's city center is a jungle of buildings, some very old and some very new, with spires and steeples peaking out. You ...

What an amazing night last night!!!, Edinburgh,  United Kingdom travel blog

What an amazing night last night!!!

A travel blog entry by martinglancy

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Cheers for a great send off guys! Packing complete and headed for an early night! ...

Scotland!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland!

A travel blog entry by sarahkuula

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... was, but I’ll do my best! Thursday night Jordan, Shelby, Katie and I took the train (for the first time!) to Edinburgh, Scotland. We had booked a hostel, but they emailed us saying that they had moved us to apartments instead. I had no idea what we ...

Fish and Chips Taste Just Like Turkey!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Fish and Chips Taste Just Like Turkey!

A travel blog entry by teamollie

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... saw things to do and see, we had said, "We'll just do that on our last day." Here is was: our last full day in Edinburgh. Our ScotRail pass had allowed us four days worth of rail travel, and as those were all used up (Inverness, Stirling, St Andrews, ...

Shopping, Underground, Mosque Castles and more.., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Shopping, Underground, Mosque Castles and more..

A travel blog entry by asma.f.syed

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... ...and I was still going to do that tour of the underground. Headed over to the Royal Mile, the mile of stretching from the Edinburgh Castle to the Queens palace. I love that both those things are on the same street!  Ok, I wish I couldve taken ...

Merry Christmas Everyone! xxx, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Merry Christmas Everyone! xxx

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Well... A long time no blogg! So I'm going to do very little comment and lots of photos - so go into the pic and see what comment I make there.... 12th day straight yesterday so bah humbug to Xmas - pigging out, snoozing and watching Elf in full - not in ...

We're Here!!!!!, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

We're Here!!!!!

A travel blog entry by misterwiggles

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... I should start with our trip.  Our flights were long but we slept for at least part of our flight from Newark, NJ to Edinburgh, Scotland.  The first flight was a little bumpy, but the problem was that there was bad weather in Jersey.  Lacey ...

Scotland - Aye laddie, 'twas nae meant ta be., Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland - Aye laddie, 'twas nae meant ta be.

A travel blog entry by d_muzzo

... big angry Scotsmen (rather common in Scotland) in kilts with claymores (both of which may be readily found in the streets of Edinburgh), running around with blue paint on your face while yelling at the top of your lungs and hitting people who don't have ...

My First Visit to My Favorite Country in the World, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

My First Visit to My Favorite Country in the World

A travel blog entry by dane

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... a night's rent at a hostel. One of my most vivid memories of my life is the first moment stepping off the train in Edinburgh. The entire town has the most unique scent. It smells like malt or barley or something from the brewery in town. I've heard ...

Barcelona bound, Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

Barcelona bound

A travel blog entry by trewly

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At last, the journey begins.. I am on the plane to Heathrow, though for whatever reason, there are delays. Our Captain stood at the front of the plane, explained exactly what was happening and what it might mean, and despite the bad news, we came away ...

26,217+kms (Not including unknown places), Edinburgh, United Kingdom travel blog

26,217+kms (Not including unknown places)

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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Well thought I'd all let you know I'm ok. It was a bit windy last night - but nothing like some of the winds in Aus. Main damage in England - I'm in Scotland! ;-p My km total will prob remain the same for a bit, while I get my bearings and enjoy ...

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