The Tankard Guest House

40, East Claremont Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 4JR, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Hail to the Queen

A travel blog entry by jsafnuk on Jul 03, 2014

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... mass so were able to see fairly close. What an experience. Next we went to the elephant cafe were JK Rowling wrote the first two Harry potter books. After Sharing a lamb pie and coffee we were ready to keep going. The national museum of Scotland was our next stop and we partook in a free tour of the Scottish exhibit and learnt more about it's turbulent history. The museum itself was huge and covered everything from ancient Egypt to dolly the cloned ...

The simple things in life -- Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by mccloskey on Apr 21, 2014

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... insisted on meeting me at that very moment. After telling him my name (three times), I was actually able to get some sleep! A few of us got up early the next morning to tour the castle and walk along the Royal Mile. I personally found Windsor Castle to be much more interesting but it was still a great experience. After that, we visited the Scottish Parliament House, walked around some more, sampled tons of whiskey and fudge, then soaked up the sun on Calton ...

Late summer travel for some castle's and Scotch.

A travel blog entry by arautmann on Sep 19, 2013

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... of thing interests you. Most of the tour consists of an audio tour through the palace where you see different living areas and halls. Outside you can go through an old church and through the gardens. On a nice day it can be quite scenic and beautiful. It is a working Palace though so if the Queen is there you will not be able to tour it.

Just to the south of the Palace is Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park. It can ...

Insight Tour Day 8

A travel blog entry by bljohnson54 on Aug 22, 2013

3 comments, 10 photos

... including animals - even mice by the sappers underground apparently!

Having exited via the obligatory gift shop, we travelled by bus to nearby Leith and after entering via a huge shopping mall cunningly placed, we boarded the Royal Yacht Britannia which was very interesting! Audio guides are included and it is very well done. We had hot choc. and carrot cake on board in the tea room. They provide ...

Always travel first class...

A travel blog entry by trewly on Jul 22, 2013

... get a big screen. You get someone to make up your bed with a wee mattress and duvet. You get to lie on your tummy whilst you whizz through the air at 600miles an hour. You get champagne. You get free cotton pjs, which are great if you are 13, but probably don't suit your average First class flyer, and you get a fancy designer amenity bag, to add to the collection of things you really don't need, which will only be used to hold feckamedos over months ...

Location

This hotel, located in the New Town area of Edinburgh, is near Old Town, Blair Castle, Greyfriars Bobby Memorial, and The Edinburgh Classic Tour.
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