Borthwick Castle

North Middleton, North Middleton, Midlothian, Scotland, EH23 4QY, United Kingdom | Castle
 

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Edinburgh - staying on the Royal Mile

A travel blog entry by mortlipp

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... attraction here, one I had not been aware of but Kerryn had read about it - the Royal yacht, Britannia, which was decommissioned in 1997 and now stays moored at Leiths Pier in Edinburgh. They seem to have built a three storey shopping centre around it! Ron, Kerryn and I visited the Britannia (Phil didn't want to bother with some old boat), and we were glad we had made the effort because you really get a window into the royal lifestyle and see original ...

Day 3

A travel blog entry by donaldmcintosh

4

... just before the rush. The place is filled with war museums and monuments as well as home to the Scottish crown jewls. We got a chance to check the whole place out before we broke for lunch. Lunch was two hours of free time for the kids as well as the teachers so chad and I headed on the hunt for mobile SIM cards to get our phones working in the UK so we can have a number so we could have one in case of emergencies as ...

Our beach holiday early

A travel blog entry by bryanddave2013

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... believable, with a long promenade, white sand and people suntanning on the beach. That is until you dip your toe in the water (In case you are wondering the North Sea is freezing!!!) We found a lovely little beach restaurant overlooking the sea, and had a scrumptious - very British - lunch. Sad to say goodbye to mom and dad - but next stop Cambridge and ...

Fun times with Haggis

A travel blog entry by robinsoncruiser

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... t see the point in having things that I don’t like!) A tour of the city ala Cameron was good in the evening. He still had
the car so we were able to go and look at the Forth of Firth, and also the re-gentrified
Leith dock area where we admired a stone given by the city of Dunedin from the Leith River!

Day two was tour day.
Picked up one of the free walking tours where we raised ...

Exploring Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by carol53

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... Arrived at the castle just in time for a tour which was lighthearted but informative and then we explored a little longer on our own. Due to the Queen's representative being in town we got to see the Changing of the Guard so guess this was another event that made up for the palace being closed.

On rejoining the tour we saw the castle from another angle and then went around Calton Hill and ...

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This castle, located in the Prestonfield area of North Middleton, is near Surgeons' Hall, Craigmillar Castle, University of Edinburgh, and Edinburgh Experience.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding