Edinburgh Thistle Guest House

Address: 10 E. Hermitage Pl., Edinburgh, Scotland, EH6 8AA, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Leith area of Edinburgh, is near Royal Yacht Britannia, Gray Line Scotland Ltd, Kinloch Anderson, and Kojin.
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    A travel blog entry by chintz on Jun 07, 2015

    6 photos

    ... Scottish singers and dancers. We were all given a chance to try some of Scotland's national dish - Haggis. Very reluctantly I did eat mine and found that it wasn't too bad and did not consist of offal and all the dreadful things that we are told about. It is made up of lamb, beef, onions, oats and spices.

    Population: 490,000
    Accommodation - Marriott Hotel, Edinburgh
    Temperature: 4-15 degrees

    Searching for Legends 2008

    A travel blog entry by kiera_ on Feb 08, 2015

    ... It was a small mini bus with a driver called Bill. I can’t say enough about this guy Bill. It was like he was born in a kilt. He was a Highlander himself and knew pretty much everything there was to know throughout the whole day from why the Thistle is Scotland’s symbol to the threads in a kilt. He spoke for a while and then put on some Scottish music for a bit, then spoke, then music. The music he put on coincided with where we were ...

    A Royal Holiday

    A travel blog entry by rickandluann on Sep 27, 2014

    2 comments, 58 photos

    ... greats of Edinburgh; Burns, Stevenson and Scott.

    On our tour we hear Lorraine and Mark recite Robert Burns (1759-96) poetry and discuss the possible inspiration for the Gaelic poetry. We learn he stayed in a house on the spot of the Deacon Brodie Tavern. The split ...

    Day 2: Scotland of Old

    A travel blog entry by bkritter on Jul 16, 2014

    33 photos

    ... that we would be leaving the next day. Catching up with the adventures of our fellow travelers, we had a dinner of "bangers and mash," another soothing bus ride back to our hotel, and a short stroll over the tiny stone bridges that arched over the little spring-fed brook on the hotel grounds. Soft bed, crickets chirping, cool, moist air flowing through the open window...the perfect end to an awesome day.

    We heard a lot of languages ...

    Off to the Castle

    A travel blog entry by goz60 on Jun 28, 2014

    9 photos

    ... we can't go in today as the Queen is going to be in residence next week, she is having a garden party, so it's all go getting ready for that, we then head up the Royal mile to the "Old Town" and onto our visit at Edinburgh Castle, including checking out the Scottish crown jewels. What an awesome place, I have seen the Castle before on a very cold, rainy and foggy day sitting up on the hill but I didn't go inside, I can tell you it's worth the trip in to have ...