Highfield Guest House

83 Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 3AE, United Kingdom | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $133.00

Travel Blogs from Edinburgh

The Royal Mile ~ Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by lorirudolph on Aug 16, 2005

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As I walked down The Royal Mile, I saw giant grandstands being prepared for the Military Tattoo. Edinburgh was often referred to as "Auld Reekie", but today the smell of roast beef and the sweet saltiness from the Firth of Forth filled the air.

Along the way, I popped into The “Wee” Whisky Shop and had a good look around. I …

Stirling Castle ~ Steeped in history

A travel blog entry by lorirudolph on Aug 17, 2005

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When approaching Stirling Castle, a monument of Robert the Bruce greets you; however, this was also the home of the Stewart Kings and Queens from Scotland and their royal court. Mary Queen of Scots was crowned at Stirling Castle in 1542.

Stirling Castle sits atop Castle Hill, and is surrounded by a trio of steep cliffs. It was built over …

Edinburgh Castle ~ The Jewel of Scotland's Crown

A travel blog entry by lorirudolph on Aug 16, 2005

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Breakfast was eaten at 8:30 a.m. It was shortly thereafter I left Kirknewton and headed off towards Edinburgh Castle. It was a cool morning, light drizzle with a moderate temperature of 23 degrees.

I arrived at Waverley Station, and bought my ticket to take a sightseeing bus tour. I sat at the front, in the top level of the double decker …


A travel blog entry by 4tumbleweeds


... one that had died on us in Denmark – look at all this room for tweed and tartan goods! I managed not to go too far overboard. As I was trying on the waistcoat, the salesman asked if I was planning to wear it with a shirt. I didn’t really know what to say. I still don’t.

From Edinburgh we rented a car and began to drive south. I had been looking forward to driving in the UK for a long time, so here are a few ...

Close shave in Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by sindlen

... interesting, beautiful building with elaborate plaster ceilings. The guide took you through the history of Mary, Queen of Scots and down fall of the Stuarts. We then headed back towards Princes Street - taking a far more direct route than the night before. We found ourselves in a shopping centre and had an enjoyable hour (from my point of view - not convinced that Ed was keen) or so window shopping (we didn't buy any glass). We asked at ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 83 Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, is near Bannockburn Battlefield and Heritage Centre, Greyfriars Church, The Meadows, and Malleny Garden.
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    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding