Edinburgh Metro Hostel

Address: 11/2 Robertson's Close Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1LY, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Old Town area of Edinburgh, is near Mercat Tours, Auld Reekie Tours, Highland Explorer Tours, and Edinburgh Hop on Hop Off.
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    Travel Blogs from Edinburgh


    A travel blog entry by chintz on Jun 07, 2015

    6 photos

    ... by Eric Miralles. It has taken advantage of Arthur's Seat, which rises starkly above it.

    Greyfriars Bobby was a Skye terrier, who from 1858 to 1872, maintained a vigil over his master's grave and was cared for by the local people. A novel written by Eleanor Atkinson about the dog was made into a film. Many people gather around the life size statue and rub his nose on passing.


    Searching for Legends 2008

    A travel blog entry by kiera_ on Feb 08, 2015

    ... of fun. We ended up at Waverly when we were tired enough to head to the Cinema complex and chill out for a few hours. We attempted to get the bus back to the hotel but got completely lost. Was an adventure trying to get home. By that stage it was pitch black. The long driveway to the hotel was not lit and there was forest either side. Neither of us had our mobiles with us so trying to find our way in the dark was a bit of fun (as we ...

    A Royal Holiday

    A travel blog entry by rickandluann on Sep 27, 2014

    2 comments, 58 photos

    ... 8220;Literary Pub Tour” through the streets of Old Town. We meet upstairs in a pub where the dramatic guides provide an overview of what we will be doing. During the intro, an impertinent lady in the audience boldly blurts out a contrary statement. Mark, our guide, remembers to tell us ...

    Search for Lochie

    A travel blog entry by kiwikidbys on Mar 30, 2014

    43 photos

    ... all the way through Scotland. We made our way to Glasgow. The workshop was again a fine example of the Scottish kindness. They got it fixed promptly so we were on our way again with dry nights. Along with wee gifts of tinned haggas, caramel chew stuff and the most delicious caramel wafers! We kind of didn't realise, not sure why, how cold it would be in Scotland at this time of year!! Blimm'n freezing! Amazing scenery but it wasn't ...

    Fringes and Tattoos

    A travel blog entry by mcopeland on Aug 24, 2013

    2 comments, 11 photos

    ... She had printed out maps for us and walked us to the bus stop into downtown (no place to park downtown). The accommodations were okay, not great, but we were too tired to care. The Edinburgh Festival has been happening for all of August. This is the biggest arts festival in the world. Sort of like South by Southwest on steroids, without all the techie stuff and for a whole month. ...