BEST WESTERN Braid Hills Hotel
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... but took about 25 minutes) and we missed the 11 AM daily free tour provided by the hostel, so we just set out to walk on our own. We were going to see Edinburgh Castle, but the machines were down so they didn't take debit or credit, and the ATM was also broken! We decided to book online at the hostel and go another day. From there we walked to Saint Giles Cathedral. It was... A church, just like all churches on this side of the world. However, ...
... the first 30 minutes before we reach the stairs. Pretty narrow and with the wind blowing hard, it makes for an interesting hike up. Eventually end up near the summit and the views are incredible. Only a little further to go and we are at the top. Lucky for us, it is a picturesque morning with crystal clear skies so we are able to appreciate the full breadth of view all around Edinburgh. Look one way, its golf courses; another, its the sea. Incredible.
... so nice to let us sample many cheeses. He then asked what my favorite was, and I said Gouda. My father and mother loved Gouda and we used to have it with guava for dessert, so I have long loved Gouda Cheese. The Cheese man had a Gouda from Holland that had been aged for 6 months. It was incredible, so Steve and I pooled our money together and bought a hunk of Gouda. I also purchased some Scottish Tablets for the kids. A bag for ...
... to Edinburgh, Scotland. The flight was 5 hours long, which is about the same as the direct flight from Port Hedland to Brissy that we are all too used to. We should've had a couple of hours to wait in London before departing at 4.25pm for the super quick flight for Edinburgh. But there was a broken part on the plane which delayed take off for a few hours and we didn't end up boarding until about 7pm. We were flying with Virgin Atlantic and they gave all passengers the ok to ...
... Bobby the little Scottish terrier who belonged to one of the police sergeants. When the policeman died the little dog was so distraught that he slept on his grave every night for 14 years! Their is a pub called Greyfriars Bobby with his statue out the front and he (after special consideration) was buried next to his master in the graveyard. We went to the castle which is magnificent but the mist got ...