Hotel Missoni Edinburgh
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... another lovely city. We climbed and walked along the city wall. Beautifully preserved. Lynda and I need to come back to York Minster and go inside. We just did not have the time and Dave was not keen for yet another old building. Final dinner with the whole crew at the hotel. Salv di ulio sang in the Morriston Orpheus Choir - had the Bonymaen fish and chip shop - passed away 4-5 months ...
Yahoo ! I asked for a fine night and that's exactly what we had. The evening was clear and we were able to sit in tshirts only. Huge difference to the last Tattoo I attended where it poured with rain and was freezing cold.
The first Tattoo was held in 1950 and there has never been a cancelled performance! The Tattoo is held in the esplanade of the amazing Edinburgh Castle and has an ...
... br> I have visited the castle several times over the years, but there is so much to see that I don't think I've ever seen it all in one go! There were of course quite a few large groups of schoolkids and other tourists, which kind of put us off lingering too long in one spot, but we had to bear in mind that we, too were one of their number, so we had to grin and bear it.
While we admiring Mons Meg, we felt the first drops of rain since we have arrived in the UK - not bad! ...
... those in our dorm may or may not have gotten off to a shaky start, but by the morning we had we more than introduced ourself to the group. Through the guise of a killer hangover, Scotland still looked amazing as we travelled through the highlands exploring Lochs, the battlefield in Culloden, multiple castles and a poorly timed Whisky Distillery (no whisky was consumed on risk of projectile morning sickness). Uno and an early night were far more appealing than Karaoke that ...
... hostel for a little bit then went to an Italian restaurant for dinner. I had a salad, cider, and then ordered coffee and dessert but didn't realize how huge the dessert was! The restaurant had awards for "The Best Ice Cream in Edinburgh" so I wanted to try it, but it was massive. Ended up eating it all though :/ couldn't let good ice cream go to waste!
After dinner I went back to the hostel for the remainder of the evening and went to the common room to ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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