A1 Playfair House Hostel

8 Blenheim Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 5JH, United Kingdom | Hostel
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A travel blog entry by russza

Such beautiful country! Just like in the movie Braveheart!

Wee Scotland !! Just a wee lot of fun !

A travel blog entry by mblack92


... by the end. Michaela Much to my excitement and Kathryn's dismay, we arrived back in London! Staying on a different side of town this time we were in the paddington bear district. With only two nights to kill, I was quite restrained in shopping, only visiting Oxford street once, and Kathryn spending her time running through Hyde park almost being knocked over by a dog. (However knowing Kathryn I'm sure the dog was the one in danger of being flattened).... It was a short but ...

So much plaid!

A travel blog entry by ldschaub


... the cattle). The area is so beautiful, even in the winter.

We took our next exit and ended up in the city. It’s amazing how you can be a half a mile from the city and have no idea and then it just appears. Seems to be that way all over the UK. As we drove through the city, we quickly found that we would like it. It was busy enough for a city but laid back enough that it wasn’t a stressful place. We found a little parking lot ...

Vegas Baby !

A travel blog entry by chrisandgail


... happens when you start to delve into these things, they tend to become way more complicated than they need to.

In the end we came to the conclusion that we were playing for luxury and a touch of class rather than pure glitz on the kind of scale that only America can do. We also opted for a non-casino hotel as we thought that with everything we are planning a little oasis of calm would be nice to retreat too.

After much consideration we booked ...

Edinburgh Castle & The Britannia

A travel blog entry by rozzij


... Mine came with the veges too. Dessert was Prestonfield's Cranachan. The cabaret started with highland dancers, the 3 tenors singing Scottish songs and a piper. It brought back memories of all the Scottish songs I knew which I'd forgotten I knew from childhood. Then there were the Scottish Reels which we learnt at school as folk dances. The cabaret dancers got people from the audience up to dance with them. It really was a great entertainment. The hatred ...


This hostel, located in the Leith area of Edinburgh, is near Calton Hill, Edinburgh Playhouse, Playhouse Theatre, and Nelson Monument.
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