Picardy Place Hotel

4 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 3JT, United Kingdom | Hotel

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May 22

A travel blog entry by gabbyfangor


... to the castle but it was worth it! We spent about 2 hours at this castle. The only thing that was a little weird about this castle was that they had restored it but it almost looked cartoon-ish and fake in some parts. We enjoyed more of the original parts of the castle and artifacts that actually used to be part of the castle when king James the fifth lived there. Then we walked back to the train and only had to take 1 to get home. We got back around 4:45, ...


A travel blog entry by jamesandbre


... pub around the corner, an interesting bunch of guy who appeared to be on their bucks party joined by a few hens (at first we thought a were strippers) were having a wow of a time until one girl decided to projectile vomit down her partners arm and all over the floor, luckily we ha finished our cake and quickly made a move for home as she got dragged outside in a passed put mess! Tuesday (14th) this morning we ventured to Arthur's seat which is a large park with an extinct volcano in ...

Mountains & Castles

A travel blog entry by moorsey88


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Places we visited along the way were Doune Castle (ruins); Tynedrum, Dalmally Village, Kilchurn Castle, Inveraray Castle – where they film the exterior for Downton Abbey. We also stopped at Loch Lomond – which is one of about 30 000 lakes in Scotland!!! My original plan was to head north and go to Loch Ness and Inverness – but this is a 12 hour tour with about 7 hours of actually sitting on the ...

Sleeping in a submarine

A travel blog entry by ssharp


... You would definitely not want to stay here for a long period of time. We then went off to the Edinburgh Tattoo. Wow, what an experience. The NZ band really stood out and were a hit when they played Gangnam Style! The castle, lighting, bands, music, different cultures, all made this show worth while. The Fringe Festival was also on, so after the show the streets were packed with tourists. Hopefully we can purchase a few tickets to events while we are ...

St. Andrew's.....the mecca of golf!

A travel blog entry by fendall


... to bring his own bags down. A little later, one of the workers that obviously was responsible for the baggage, came into the lobby and became quite indignant that he had gone through the hotel twice already and picked up the bags. It appeared as if the two were going to be involved in fist-to-cuffs. He stormed off, and about 5 minutes later came wheeling the luggage to the entryway. He didn’t appear too happy about it. What ever has happened ...

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This hotel, located in the New Town area of Edinburgh, is near Edinburgh Playhouse, Playhouse Theatre, Nelson Monument, and Waterloo Place.
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