Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First

Address: 18 Holyrood Park Rd., University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH165AY, United Kingdom | 2 star hostel
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This 2 star hostel, located in the Holyrood Park area of Edinburgh, is near Arthur's Seat, Surgeons' Hall, University of Edinburgh, and The Queen's Hall.
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    A travel blog entry by darylheather on Jul 22, 2015

    2 comments, 7 photos

    We woke late after a much needed sleep in. This meant that when we decided what to do for the day the hundreds of International tourists had also hit the streets. The hop on hop off bus with commentary suited our needs best, a great way to see the city streets, monuments, and iconic historic buildings. We also wanted to visit Edinburgh castle so that was our first stop. Its quite an impressive castle perched ...

    A seat for giants :)

    A travel blog entry by lisaajane on Mar 25, 2015

    ... but sounded Canadian. We ended up getting our photo taken together because someone thought we had all gone up there together.  This is after 5 minutes of knowing them.  We all ended up walking down together and exchanged numbers to we could meet up later.  I went back to the...no I didn't. I went to the Whiskey Shop because I wanted to see Josh. To talk, to make sure he got my email and yeah...he is my most stable friend in Edinburgh.  You know you're a traveller when your ...

    Lego, shopping and cocktails

    A travel blog entry by catwatson on Dec 05, 2014

    10 photos

    Well I was on a mission today to find the Lego shop, I had very strict instructions on what I needed to buy by my eldest son.

    So an early morning wake up, quick walk to the bus then off to the train station where we met Tina, on to the train and off went to Glasgow. (About the same distance as it is from George Town to Launceston)
    Off the train and now to do some ...

    Fresher's Week (long!)

    A travel blog entry by allons-yemily on Sep 13, 2014

    1 comment

    ... This is by no means an exhaustive list of things I wanted to join, as I couldn't find the Bell Ringer, or the Icecream or Baking societies.
    The afternoon was not complete until Amali (a lovely girl from Paris who is studying physics with me) and I had scaled the rock climbing wall in the campus gym 3 times and I'd made us smoothies from a bike-powered blender.
    The evening saw me at a rehearsal with the Music Society in which we did Handel's Messiah (Harlerloogah... again...) and ...

    York-Jedburgh-Abbotsford-Edinburgh, Scotland

    A travel blog entry by kellyfayeurope on Aug 07, 2014

    7 photos

    ... and international arts festivals are hosted by the city. Most of these occur virtually simultaneously in August. The Edinburgh International Festival founded in 1947 and still seen as more "high-brow" than any of its offspring. Surprisingly, tickets are often priced more reasonably than for many Fringe shows. The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is, as the name might suggest. This festival developed on the "Fringe" of the main International Festival and offers ...