Atholl Brae Royal Mile
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... crowds all over Edinburgh that are a show unto themselves, Performance art and installations great shows and lots of walking, a few curries and lots of cheap single malt whiskey.
I've gotten to see Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer perform Chap-Hop Superstar,
The Axis of Awesome, Cal Wilson, Lily La Scala's Another F*@%ing Variety Show,
The Late Night "Best of Burlesque", Bacchanalia with Titty Ha Ha,
Ivy Paige: Kiss & Sell, Bob Downe, ...
... then through a "wee lane" to try to get tickets to the Royal Military Tattoo, which takes place at Edinburgh castle, but they were sold out both times we went to the ticket office.
We needed lunch quite desperately by this time, so we checked out the Standing Orders pub Eva had suggested. It used to be a bank and you can see the vaulted ceilings in the picture. The food is very cheap there, but unfortunately the quality sort of matches ...
... oh. Luckily I was able to find free wifi at the airport which allowed me to alert everyone back home that I had touched down. Then, after struggling with my three rather large suitcases, I made it to the meeting place and met Danielle, one of the IFSA Butler Scotland staff members. We then waited for Allie, another student studying abroad at the University of Stirling and we were finally on our way to our hotel in Edinburgh.
We are staying in Edinburgh for 3 days and ...
... to be easy! We decided to walk the stalls first and work up an appetite, the only problem with that being the tasters along the way. Tasty cheeses, delicious salami (of which we just had to buy a bag full) chutneys, pickles, jams and spreads to die for, olives, flavoured Turkish delights, and of course chocolate which I forced myself to stay away from. At last it was lunch time and the decision was made, Adam had a venison burger and I had chicken paella, ...
... to the hotel and found the room to be really nice. The hotel was formerly a Maternity Hospital and had lots of charm and appeal including many documents on the walls relating to the time it was a hospital.
We decided to take a stroll down towards the city centre to have a look around. We found a Bella Italia restaurant and after a 30 minute wait had our supper there. Then back to the hotel to try and rest up for the next few days ...