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... origins, through the Reformation, to the Da Vinci Code. The Chapel's conservation project ended
in September 2013, the chapel as been under a very large umbrella with scaffolding in place for 16 years. The awning was in place to allow the chapel to dry out as it was crumbling due to ongoing leaks and moisture problems.
Edinburgh castle is next on a very good day by Edinburgh standards apparently. We lose
about 4 hours here, so easy to ...
... self sufficient. Problem is that packing for 2 weeks is about the same as packing for 3 months...so my backpack is currently leaning towards 12k at the moment. I suspect I could easily ditch a few clothes and buy stuff there...
The best thing about all of this though is this distant memory of myself..some 30 years ago..Its stimulated such a drive to get back to the lean and mean hottie I once was. So thats it..enough ...
... at the top of it that you can climb up to the top to get an even higher view of the city, but again it's cash only. At the top of Calton Hill there is an old observatory and the unfinished National Monument, which was started a long long time ago and then they ran out of money and it's never been finished since. It was supposed to be an homage to Edinburgh being the Athens of Western Europe, thus you can assume that it was going to look like a ...
... We took the train from Glasgow, and since we only had the day we decided to go to as many shows as possible while kindly neglecting the Edinburgh tourist must see do's.
We went watched two dance performances, the first one wasn't so great but the second one was amazing! The choreographer was Monica Nicoladies with her group MonixArts. The piece consisted ...
... that looks like a whole days outing. The bike ride back took less than 2 hours as we didn't stop so much to look at things.
After a rest and catch up with the laundry we drove to a near by shopping area which is huge and did a big grocery shop in the 24 hour Asda, which is also huge. I noticed their capping is very tidy!
The midges were out in force back at camp but then the wind got up and drove them away. Bed at 10.30pm and it was still dusk.
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