Caledonian Backpackers

3 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 4PA, United Kingdom | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Edinburgh


A travel blog entry by stephmac


After nearly five weeks I feel like I have settled into travel mode. Currently I am in Edinburgh, Scotland. I arrived on Monday the 9th of June by train. I have come with my close friend and fellow nurse Vish. We worked at Cabrini hospital together. My last week in London was really good. I caught up with new friends I met on my Cornwall tour. The …

Edinburgh, Scotland!

A travel blog entry by reaganleah


Edinburgh is an amazing city! You'll just be walking down the street with popular stores on one side and a castle on the other! We did a free walking tour while we were here and our tour guide was amazing! It was only her second week doing this job but she was so good at it! (Her name was Sabela I believe). We also went on the night time ghost tour …

The simple things in life -- Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by mccloskey


I have really been looking forward to making this post because SO much has went on in the past few days! I just got back from Edinburgh on Monday and to put it in simple terms, I had a beyond incredible time. Nine of us from our group went and we all took the train on Friday afternoon; traveling by train is security, no strict …

Castles of Scotland

A travel blog entry by travelbugs3


Day 152: We got to Edinburgh mid afternoon, checked in and explored for the rest of the day. We could see Edinburgh Castle from just around the corner of our Hostel which looks absolutely amazing, perched a good 60m above the rest of the city on top of a large pinnacle and still in perfect condition. We walked through the gardens below the castle …

Edinburgh Day 1 and 2

A travel blog entry by noemi2205


Last night i arrived in Edinburgh around 9.30pm and by the time i got my self to the hostel cooked some dinner and had a shower it was 11.45pm so i decided to settled in bed ealry as the next day was going to be a big busy day :).

This morning began at a very early hour! I had set my alarm for 7am giving me enough time to get my self …

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This hostel, located in the Kirkliston area of Edinburgh, is near Georgian House, Charlotte Square, Macdonald Roxburghe Hotel Spa, and Institut Francais D'Ecosse.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsCaledonian Backpackers Edinburgh

    Reviewed by a.baker.abroad

    Very good couple of days

    Reviewed May 1, 2012
    by (2 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Comfy bed, quirky place, good location and good people.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Caledonian Backpackers Edinburgh

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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