Palmerston Lodge Hostel

25 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH12 5AP, United Kingdom | 4 star hostel
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A travel blog entry by jamesandbre


... cliff and rock. Walking around the bottom and looking up there is no way you could scale up those rocks and break into the castle! Tonight we went on a tour of greyfiars kirkyard and into the coveranters area of tombs where the area was used as a jail for 5 months during winter where men were kept laying face down in the mud with no roof and barely any food. Slight movement and you were shot and the ones that survived at the end were massacred, so thousands of people were ...

Let There Be Sun!

A travel blog entry by moorsey88


... more like a hill - Arthur’s Seat – 823 feet formed from volcanic activity right in the middle of the city. It was quite the incline, but the panoramic views of Edinburgh made the climb well worth it! The descent on the other hand was a *****….my knees didn’t like it too much. I think my dream of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro has evaporated!!! Haha.

Soon I will have to say good ...

Musical interludes

A travel blog entry by twovines


Today we are back in Edinburgh. We have decided to get tickets to see 'Between Empires'. First challenge was to get here. The 'Park and Ride' system seemed to work well for us when we were in Linlithgow so we decided to use the Musselborough service. What we didn't realise was just how long it would take us to get here - it's a much longer journey. Or that we'd have to out up with loud ugly music(?) blaring from teenage radio(?) mp3 thingy(?) all ...

National Modern Gallery and Water of Leith

A travel blog entry by rkzohm


... used a tree that they could climb into while we set up the food and then after a great meal they headed off to play again while Katie and I had a lovely chat over the bottle of pink wine!

As the sun disappeared behind the neighboring building the temperature suddenly dropped and we headed home so the girls could watch a movie (something they have had very little of on the trip so far....they watched Spirited Away) before it was time for ...

The First Week

A travel blog entry by margarethilson


... ll do it several times before I leave.

The last "first impression", unlike Venice, is that there are legions of young Moms and their babies in their push buggies. Maybe it is just because the weather is so great and I live near wonderful parks, but there are hundreds of them! There is surely a Scottish population boom going on here and the Moms all look so young and quite happy and if the quality ...


This 4 star hostel, located in the Haymarket area of Edinburgh, is near The Filmhouse, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Usher Hall, and St. Mary's Cathedral.
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