Edinburgh: 8: A Royal Farewell

It was my last day in Edinburgh. My flight back to London was at 5.55pm, and while I was sad to leave, I didn't want to waste the morning! We decided to visit Craigmillar Castle. We were going to do this the Saturday before, the day I had arrived, but had instead decided to visit …

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Edinburgh: 7: New Town, Old Town

On the last full day of my holiday we decided to take one last trip into central Edinburgh. I still hadn't explored the New Town, so that was our main reason for visiting. I enjoyed the New Town; it was lovely, but I didn't connect to it as much as I did the Old Town. …

Edinburgh: 6: A Surprisingly Educational Day

We ventured again into Edinburgh with half a plan. Today we were going to do some bits I had wanted to do in Edinburgh, but hadn't gotten around to them. Our first stop was the Surgeons' Hall Museums. I desperately wanted to do these during my Fringe trip, but it just didn't work out. This …

Edinburgh: 4: Rule Britannia

Tuesday started slowly, and after work we dragged ourselves into the car. It was overcast, and we were so tired, but also excited because today was the day we were going to see the Royal Yacht Britannia. Based in Leith, HMS Britannia was previously used as The Queen's yacht, and was a royal residence, but …