Cowgate Tourist Hostel

Address: 96 - 112 Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1JN, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Old Town area of Edinburgh, is near Museum of Scotland, Royal Museum, Highland Experience Tours, and Loch Ness Discovery Centre.
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    Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile

    A travel blog entry by abi.latham on Jun 18, 2015

    32 photos

    ... was highly awarded by the stickers and clippings outside so went in. We enjoyed nice Carbonara for Vern, and I had freshly made large pasta pockets filled with Scottish lobster and served with a creamy tomato wine infused sauce with local shrimps in it. I washed it down with a nice fizzy Italian blood orange drink which reminded me of Italy.
    We got a bus not long after that, but not before we ducked into a store to grab a big cider to share at home for 2.


    My Journal of the Driving Trip

    A travel blog entry by nickandjulie on Apr 13, 2014

    2 comments, 2 photos

    ... br> We did a tour of our first Scottish castle today. I must admit, it was pretty impressive. The castle is called Urquhart and is situated right on the Loch Ness. I did some reading in the hotel we were in about the monster that is supposedly in the loch. Did you know, that the Scottish Parliament has officially declared the monster as an endangered species? So it is protected from poaching or hunting. That must be a relief. Also, in 1997 there were 32 ...


    A travel blog entry by rainyfly on Aug 13, 2013

    10 photos

    ... 600 were all waiting for the gates to open at 8.30, by 9pm we were seated, settled and the show started on the dot of 9pm. The Tattoo runs for four weeks, but we we lucky to be there the night it was filmed, _so_ looking forward to watching it New Year's Day at home, knowing Phillip and I are amongst the crowd. It was an amazing spectacle, of course the photos I took don't do it justice. Just trust me, if you ever get the opportunity - ...

    Poppin' n Lochin'

    A travel blog entry by arilauraharold on May 26, 2013

    41 photos

    ... with great people, and best of all zilch hangover in the morning. (Note to future Ceilidh goers, Oban has no 24 hour Kebab store)

    Our last day was spent on the big yellow bus back to Edinburgh, again wondering via some castles and the William Wallace monument complete with more tall stories from the Ginger Ninja. Once back in Edinburgh we were able to stay with Eamon and Skye, our two newest friends at their house in town. Eamon cooked up a storm and Ari headed out ...

    Edinburgh Day 1

    A travel blog entry by asma.f.syed on Sep 24, 2012

    13 photos

    ... talking. I find myself sometimes not caring if we leave to go somewhere right away, because we just talk. It's been years since I've seen my cousin and there's sooo much to talk about. She's been so incredibly warm and excited to have me, my visit is off to such a great start because of this...I feel like i'm spending time with my sister more than anything.

    Goodnight readers. ...