Argyle Backpackers

14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 1JL, United Kingdom | Hostel
Prices starting from $28.00

Travel Blogs from Edinburgh

Edinburgh and the world famous Hogmanay festival

A travel blog entry by mattcrossley


Arriving in Edinburgh we were greeted with freezing winds, hail, no idea where our hostel was and a taxi rank line 200 meters long. Although uncomfortable, this was unable to take anything away from this amazing city. Forced to walk through the dismal weather, we soon discovered all the streets are cobble stone, on every corner is a warm and very …

Belfast, Glasgow, and Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by itsmeektg

Alright, a quick update on Belfast and Glasgow. I'll write about Edinburgh after the fact ('cause, wow, it's gonna be great!)

Okay, Belfast was a mixed blessing. We arrived in Belfast and thought we'd check out where the Titanic was build. We missed the shuttle, so decided to get day passes on the bus system, which was a good idea. What …

Living in the Present WITHOUT Forgeting the Past!

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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Where to start. The beginning is always a good place. We can always start at the end and work our way back. Things get confused when we start in the middle. But then, isn't the Present in the middle? So, I guess, we should never start with the Present as the Present is too confusing. But then, haven't I been telling everyone that we should just …

Kilts and Castles

A travel blog entry by dangabesisaak


Note: This is written a long time after the trip. We realized we never wrote it, so this will be a bit different in memory, I'm sure. The trip to Edinburgh involved a metro, a bus, a plane, a train, a bus, a train, and a fair walk to our hostel. Fortunately, when we got there, it was all worth it. We were pretty wiped out at this point from our …

Day 6 - Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by faff


Day 6 - Edinburgh - Fringe Festival - Royal Mile - The Meadows - Arthur's Seat - Marchmont, Argyle Street - Christian Riley "How to Rock" - Dan Atkinson "Knows he knows Nothing" - Trainspotting at Venue 34 - Pleasance Courtyard - Slept in car on Argyle Street. After a great nights sleep in the hostel in Aberfeldy (which was the best hostel of the …

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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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