Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club
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... of 2kg in weight. Therein lay the problem, it was impossible to fill the box and keep it under 2kg. Our two Lonely Planet guides weighed 1.7kg alone and the box 300 grams, so that didn't work. In the end we managed to pack a couple of beer glasses, a tapestry, a small book and lots of plastic air bubbles.
The rest of our stuff managed to squeeze into our bags and stay within our weight limits... ...
... here there was scaffolding all around it. We didn't bother paying to go in, just took a photo through the fence like so many other tourists.
David had been complaining about his hair getting really long and decided to get it cut even though we were going to the cold of the Arctic Circle, it might have helped keep his head warm.
A homemade Christmas dinner was being prepared ...
... our main reason for going. The cinema is a bit dated compared to what we're used to in Auckland so the sound and visual quality wasn't the best. Perhaps it was the way the latest Hobbit 3D was filmed, but it's doubtful.The movie itself was slightly boring in the beginning, but it soon picked up. On the whole the movie was well made and very good visually, we also loved the dwarves with their Scottish accents.
Our driver for the week, David's dad, picked us up after ...
We headed back to the old town and up to the top end of the Royal Mile, to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. As well as having a camera obscura, it had 4 floors of visual illusions. We had 5 minutes to spare before the camera obscura show at 12pm so we wandered round the outdoor view points on the 5th floor of the building. It had great views of the city and the castle next door to us.
A camera obscura is basically ...
... left. I stopped and sat on the stile to calculate how long it would take me. I knew the campground at Thirstlestane Castle closed at 8. It was 5 now. It seemed logical that I would make it in time, if I could keep up a pace of two miles an hour I would be there in a little over two hours, or about 7:30. I called anyway, just in case. Luckily I had reception, unluckily I was low on minutes and O2 wanted me to Top-up before I called. I had tried to do this outside Dunbar, but ...