Parklands Guest House

20 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 2BZ, United Kingdom | Inn
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Day 13 Edinburgh, Brittania and Zoo

A travel blog entry by wombat.one

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... is not arduous and we finally arrive at the Ocean Terminal.

The Royal Brittania is of course the former floating residence of the Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years. It was decommissioned in 1997 and is pemanently berthed at the port of Leith in Edinburgh as a tourist attraction.

Unlike the previous day, the crowds are much more bearable and we begin our tour with the receipt of a audio handset device that explains the various exhibits as ...

No worries!

A travel blog entry by mauveme

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... Had a few IPAs (Indian Pale Ales) until her hubby (Donald) came to pick her up.

They walked me home and viewed my abode.

We said our "goodbyes" and as they were walking back to the Pub to get the car I shouted, "Thanks for walking me home!"

Their response.... (refer title)

Don't you love Australians!

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Greyfriars Kirk

A travel blog entry by eric.suzy

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... John Gray who patrolled the Cowgate and Candlemakers Row during the 1850's.







When John Gray died in 1858, his loyal companion took up residence next to his grave and never ventured far from his friend. For 14 years, unit his own death, Bobby kept up a vigil next to John Gray's headstone. ...

No Stamp

A travel blog entry by jmatczak

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We made it to Edinburgh!!

Our Aer Lingus flight was very smooth and only 1.5 hours from Shannon airport. When we arrived, we sadly discovered that because we were coming from an EU country, we didn't have to go through customs, which meant no passport stamp. :( Maybe on the way out....

We caught the airlink bus to the city center and had to catch another one close to our guesthouse. But ...

Touring Edinburgh, Scotland

A travel blog entry by pmzchenry

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... buildings on either side. The tour was dark, warm, tight and underground and M had a bit of a bother with her claustrophobia but she was a trooper and sucked it up. It was a very interesting little tour and well put together but rather hard to describe. We did get a picture or two with one of them looking like C, Z and I but we wondered who the lady with us was?!?!?! It didn't look like M at all, it was kind of spooky. Throughout the tour C kept saying that ...

Location

This inn, located in the Prestonfield area of Edinburgh, is near Surgeons' Hall, The Queen's Hall, University of Edinburgh, and Edinburgh Experience.
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5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding

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