- If Not Now...When?
We were surrounded by castles in every direction and water a bit further out, as we stood in the capital city of Edinburgh, on the coast of Scotland. People were buzzing around us - some of them clearly amidst their Posted by akgearhard in Chasing Dreams | Mar 27, 2015
- Haggis, Hairy Cows and Highlanders
13th July 2008
Tina, a friend, and I have just spent time in Ireland and flown across the Irish Sea to Glasgow. We have organised to collect Posted by Rianda in Traveller Down Under | Mar 26, 2015
- "A goal without a plan is just a wish"Location: Glasgow, Scotland (home)
With just 74 days to go until I set off on my 3 week European adventure, planning is well underway. I've booked flights, hostels, researched trains, night trains, how to get from Venice to Croatia (how to Posted by stephjaane in Life of an adventurer | Mar 21, 2015
- Semester 2 BeginsHello all!
I know it's been a while since I posted but there has been a lot going on. I had a fantastic first semester. I made excellent grades and I was fortunate enough to go to Germany with my friend Posted by PeterMyer in University of St Andrews & WM | Feb 2, 2015
- Hogmanay -Hello 2015Happy belated New Year everyone! Sorry about the delay in writing about our time over the last month. This was our New Year in Edinburgh. A great time and an amazing festival! ...Luckily we both had got over a Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Jan 14, 2015
- The All Blacks visit Edinburgh===Freeeeeeddddoooooooom===
It seems that seeing the All Blacks once a year on their Northern Hemisphere Tour is starting to become a bit of a tradition. We went to see Richie and co. pummel Scotland - that didn't quite happen. We Posted by Tiki Touring in Tiki Touring | Jan 11, 2015
- Days 175-181: Edinburgh, Scotland
Well, I'm staying at a very funny place where there are a million people and travellers. But at least i have a couch! In London I was mostly sleeping on floors... I caught the very end of Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Ecclefechan Local AreaMorning photo shoot in the conservatory of the lovely house we are staying at. It is so homely and warm, it is very easy to relax and enjoy. We have been able to park the car in the garage so Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 9, 2014
15th Oct to 19th Oct: As we had planned, our next destination was to head to Scotland beginning with the capital, Edinburgh. After a bit of a sleep in, we packed our gear in our hostel in Winder Posted by AshLisa in Ash & Lisa go exploring | Dec 15, 2014
- Eccelfechan, Peebles and EdinburghFirst task today is a photo shoot of the cottage – so well presented and so warm and inviting. Ecclefechan is a small village off the M6 south of Glasgow and Edinburgh and very handy to all points across Scotland. Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 7, 2014
- We Set Our Sights On ScotlandLynn and I both love waking up to the soft morning light here - unlike the very bright morning light of Australian mornings. There is not a sound until about 8.30 when the odd car goes past the house. You Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 6, 2014
- Glasgow - A City Our Son Chad Knows Well Today’s journey takes us to Glasgow – Chad spent two years there working and also playing rugby union. He’s given us the address of the bar he worked in so we’ll park and spend some time in and around Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 8, 2014
- Still Warmer than AtlantaEverything is still beautiful here in St. Andrews. Raisin Sunday was a blast and my picture from the foam fight made it into the New York Times (see below). So these are all thing things I had to get for Posted by PeterMyer in University of St Andrews & WM | Nov 24, 2014
- Busy Busy BusyGood afternoon everybody :)
I hope you are all doing well. Right off the bat, one of the things I want to say is that there are so many people here who have a wonderful intellectual curiosity - it's contagious and Posted by PeterMyer in University of St Andrews & WM | Oct 18, 2014
- Orkney, Wick, Fort William, Mallaig, Loch Lomond, DumbartonI'm sitting on the Jacobite Train in Mallaig waiting to depart for Fort William. Took some beautiful pictures of the isles of Eigg, Rum and Skye. Wandered around this tiny, little town a bit, had Cullen Skink for lunch. I'll Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 12, 2014
- Edinburgh Castle & Holyroodhouse PalaceWe walked up the Royal Mile to Edinburgh Castle. The view was amazing! The weather was overcast, but the rain held out - only had some sprinkles.
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- Site along the Royal Mile
Storm Trooper in a kilt!!
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- Beam me up, Scotty!We dragged our luggage (condense down a bit but still very heavy) for 35 minutes on our walk to the train station and rode for 4 hours to Edinburgh, Scotland this morning. Arriving around 12:30pm, we dropped our stuff at Posted by gabbyshell in United Kingdom, baby! | Oct 7, 2014
- Orkney or Bust! Lorri is awake and up before the ass crack of dawn. She is feeling better. We packed and showered last night so just have to vacate the room as quietly as possible so as not to wake the 2 French Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 6, 2014
- Edinburgh 3
The [[http://www.lighthousehostel.co.uk/cheap-places-to-stay-in-edinburgh.html|Light House Hostel]] is really nice. The other girls in our room are from France and didn't notice the CPAP or Lorri snoring. Breakfast is included as are towels, bedding, Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 6, 2014
- Edinburgh 2Nice to sleep in a bit and not have to worry about getting our luggage in the hall before 730, not having to eat breakfast before you're really ready, no-one else to worry about but us. Check out of The Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 5, 2014
- EdinburghThat's what Allie said when I was still trip planning and it is. Lorri and I had lunch in [[http://www.elephanthouse.biz|Elephant House]] overlooking [[http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greyfriars_Kirkyard|Greyfriar's Kirkyard]] where J. K. Rowling started w Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 4, 2014
- Celtic JourneysWe met the group this past Sunday. Here it is Wednesday already. We spent the last 2 nights at Culloden House just outside Inverness. This is where Bonnie Prince Charlie spent the night before the Battle of Culloden. We've seen Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 1, 2014
- Ladies of Lallybroch International GatheringI've now met women who are more fanatical about Diana Gabaldon's Outlander book series than I am. Hard to believe but it's true!
We met the group at Inverness Castle in front of Flora MacDonald around 9 Saturday morning. Margi's husband, Posted by DawnaL in From Reading to Reality | Oct 1, 2014
- Life is GoodIt's been a busy two weeks... let's just start with that. First of all, I love being an international student. I love everything about it, from talking about different cultures, to trying haggis (it's gross, but it tastes like stuffing), Posted by PeterMyer in University of St Andrews & WM | Sep 28, 2014