Dalkeith Guest House
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The Dalkeith House is beautiful with a great location near Edinburgh, my only complaint is that my room is freezing. Other than that, so far so good :).
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... and included Greyfriars Kirk (church and graveyard) the legend of Greyfriars Bobby and showed Edinburgh's connection to literature as many famous writers have based themselves there including J K Rowling. Tonight we met up with friends Mel and Rich, and Dan and Sam for dinner at the City Cafe. It was really nice to catch up over a burger and a drink! Saturday 19 April This morning we met the others for coffee at Zebra Cafe which becomes our morning coffee each day ...
A coolish morning with a few showers but the afternoon turned sunny and a bit warmer 15c ish.
Up at 6am, breakfast at 7am, city tour with Allan McDonald at 8:30
I did not know Alexander G Bell and Robert Louis Stevenson were born here?
JK Rowlings lives here with her 2nd hubby and two kids.
Saw a lot of sights ending up at ...
After falling asleep in sunlight ( after 10pm ) and waking in sunlight ( at 5 am) I took my self off to explore at 545am. Turns out there is nobody up at that time. Not 1 single runner, walker... Deserted streets except for the constant reassurance of the great bus company , passing me every 5 mins. Reception said a 15 min walk to royal yacht Britannia. So off I went for a walk.... Along the main drag ....a walk became a run... 20 mins of running I finally ...
... to run.
'Run across Pancras road, take the left entrance into the station' If he didn't take this entrance there was slim to no chance of him making the train.
'What angle? 45 degrees, 90 degrees?'
'45 degrees, go straight there and take your first right, if it's platform 1-8, if it's not 1-8 you're pretty much stuffed. I'll tell you what platform it is as soon as I know'
The dream result would be if it was Platform ...
Craziest day in Europe so far! Today was interesting to say the least. We had a guest speaker in our class and he was amazing. So funny and so informative about how things work in Scotland. Later we went to Edinburgh looking for some clubs. Turns out the clubs don't get exciting until late and even at 1 am they aren't that great on a Wednesday night. So as we're about to get on our bus these Irish guys stop to talk ...
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