Argyle Backpackers

14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 1JL, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the South Side area of Edinburgh, is near The Queen's Hall, Eddie's Seafood Market, George Heriot's School, and Doodles.
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    Edinburgh and Day Trips

    A travel blog entry by margarethilson on Aug 21, 2013

    2 comments, 5 photos

    ... and fishing village, it is now principally a tourist, retirement and probably commuting town for Edinburgh. It is also the birth place of John Muir who along with his brother, was taken to the USA in the mid-1800s to homestead in Wisconsin. (Ironically, their initial destination was to Canada, but co-religionists on board their ship convinced them of settling with other Disciples of Christ in Wisconsin) John Muir would become the world’s ...

    Love. This. Place

    A travel blog entry by kseamon on May 19, 2013

    ... our day with a nap and a ghost tour. The tour was so interesting And I saw the grave of adam smith father of capitalism as well as ebeneizer Scrooge which was an interesting story. Also saw a building that bill gates built inside of another building to be spiteful when he couldn't build an all glass building for Microsoft in the center of Edinurgh because you can't get rid of the gorgeous buildings,he built a building in ...

    Nice Fringe!!

    A travel blog entry by markturner on Aug 11, 2012

    14 photos

    Today was the last full day of our trip around the world so we were going to make the most of it. We set out on the bus to head into the centre of Edinburgh to see what was going on. The whole place is very beautiful with amazing giant buildings sticking up everywhere and the incredibly massive castle up on a hill in the middle of the whole town! First things first we got Holly a coffee to get going for the morning and then we headed to get a good vantage point for the 1 ...

    All aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia

    A travel blog entry by eliseandmatt on Jul 20, 2012

    6 photos

    ... the yacht is via a shopping centre which the car park is attached to so we had to walk through the shopping centre. We had a quick look and found the parent room to give Emma a change.

    We bought our tickets for Britannia but found out their cafe only served light meals so we went a Frankie and Benny's restaurant inside the shopping centre, as we usually like to have a decent hot lunch. The restaurant was on an upper level of the mall which looked out to the ...

    The Raod Has Many Twists and Turns!!

    A travel blog entry by berdseyeview on May 25, 2011

    ... 1am searching for a new destination for my vacation.

    Today is not the 25th. I have decided to see Western France and then onto Barcelona for the remainder of the trip. I was able to secure a car. But because of the short notice, I was paying a higher rate. It is always better to book as far in advance for hotels and cars to get the best available rate. I spent the morning canceling all reservations. ...