BEST WESTERN Kings Manor Hotel
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As I sit and explode with memories today I am sitting outdoors in a sunny 'urban park', listening to bagpipe music and keeping an eye out for Dean at the top of the nearest tall thing (you do know how he loves tall things). I chose to sit this one out for a quiet moment of repose...
Up and at 'em for brekky at 7 today then left at 8. We …
The countryside changed quickly as we headed north this morning - a lot more hills, sheep and less green.
First stop was a photo op along the 2000 year old ruins of Hadrian's Wall. Pretty dang cool.
Upon hitting the England/Scotland border we were greeted by a man in a kilt playing bagpipes for us up on the freezing windy …
... relief.So we hopped on the bus, made some lunch and a cuppa at home . Still raining of course. Some of the photos of Edinburgh were taken yesterday, could not take many today just too misty and wet.
Despite the elements we have enjoyed our visit to Edinburgh, especially this time of the year with all the festival entertainment to enjoy. Well done Edinburgh, as far as a city is concerned, you are ok.
On the road again tomorrow heading south.
... out of the wind for a bit as it was quite windy.
We continued to wander down the royal mile, visiting chapels, shops, Holyrood Palace, and at the bottom of the hill was the Scottish parliament. We figured what the hell...we'll check it out. What an amazing building! And remember, this is from a guy that has built buildings his entire life. After that we caught the bus back up town and wound up in a place called Dirty Dick's for ...
Traveled by train to Edinburgh. Had a great trip - fantastic scenery. Was blown away by Edinburgh. looks like the set of a movie. Was not expecting that! Spent the afternoon walking about - snuck in a visit to the 'Whiskey Experience' for a wee tasting. Weather has been great - expecting that to change later in the ...
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