Alva House

45 Alva Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 5AX, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Old Soak

A travel blog entry by clairwyn


Left Newtonmore to head south. Stopped in Dalwhinnie to tour the distillery. The town is approximately the centre of Scotland with an average temp of 6 degrees! The scotch whiskey was tasty and we got to keep a glass. Took a slight detour to Straun to visit Robertson territory. Stopped at the local church to walk around the cemetery. Saw ...

The simple things in life -- Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by mccloskey


... is a bigger world with bigger issues than the ones we allow to devastate our hearts and minds with each day. The reality is that the earth may be immense beyond comprehension, but it is innocent -- it cannot be held responsible for the human blemishes that encapsulate it. The only thing that we can do as humans is to hold ourselves responsible for our actions and acknowledge that our choices, positive or negative, have the potential to affect a greater world. ...

Edinburgh - Day 2

A travel blog entry by scottandmel

... freezing so it was a good way to stay warm! It was an awesome movie and was fun getting to see it before we would have back home. By the time we got out of the movie it was late and everything was closed so we just came home and will have to update the blog tomorrow. Heading up to the highlands tomorrow and will hopefully see some snow!!! ...

Scotland-Bits and Pieces

A travel blog entry by alice-patrick


... enjoy a nice walk and lunch at the botanic gardens and then say farewell to Scotland as we jetted off to Poland.

The photos I've posted go into greater detail about the things we saw in Scotland. The Krakow post is coming shortly after this one. It's amazing how busy we've been and how behind in blogging I am. I need to get back up to speed! Thanks for following along on our journey. It feels good to know that our loved ones at home get to share in this with us. ...

Trimming the Edinburgh Fringe and Grim Glasgow

A travel blog entry by tommyforrest


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We got a few ciders on the way back to the B&B, as we were in a bit of a hurry to get into town to see our first act of the Fringe, David O'Doherty. He is an Irish comedian who sings funny songs and plays his small electric keyboard. We got Damien to cal us another taxi, and we weren't sure whether he was annoyed about calling us a few taxis, or whether he liked it. More on this later. We met up with Tyson and Bec at the venue for a quick drink, and then ...


This hotel, located in the Abbeyhill area of Edinburgh, is near Calton Hill, Edinburgh Playhouse, Playhouse Theatre, and Brass Rubbing Centre.
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