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The Hidden And Haunted Tour of Edinburgh

Posted on 17. May, 2013 by .

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You know what they say, right? When in Rome… do as the Romans do. In Paris, go up the Eiffel Tower. In London, take a silly pose with Big Ben. In Pisa, hold the leaning tower. You get the gist. And in Edinburgh, the touristy thing to do, outside the obvious, is go on a [...]

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Chasing the night in Edinburgh - In Photos

Posted on 24. Oct, 2012 by .

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I know I’m from the big north country - Canada. But Montreal isn’t that far up north. It’s on the same level as central France, and Switzerland. Something I completely forgot about when I was in Edinburgh last June. On my last night in the city, I wanted to go out to get a few [...]

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Three days in Edinburgh

Posted on 26. Sep, 2012 by .

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I fell in love with Edinburgh three years ago, on my first visit. I think that when you fall in love with a place when it’s incredibly wet, when it blends in all the different shades of gray, when it’s at its most unwelcoming, it’s probably going to be a long lasting love story. If [...]

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Portobello Beach, Edinburgh - In Photos

Posted on 16. Jul, 2012 by .

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My trip to Edinburgh was nothing like I had expected. I had vivid memories of my trip back there in 2008, and I was psyched to be going back. I wanted to see everything again, work on the most amazing photo opportunities and really immerse myself in Scottish life even for a few days. That’s [...]

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Key Websites to Help You Plan Your Perfect British Adventure

Posted on 01. Mar, 2010 by .

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As more and more travellers plan their journeys with the sole help of the world wide web, here are some key sites I used myself while I lived in London. The Trainline To get some discounts on train tickets. Traveline Great journey planner across the UK. National Trust Britain -  National Trust Scotland Downloadable walks, [...]

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