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Edinburgh City Tour in Private Minibus
"Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts to capture Edinburgh C witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During our tour we cover all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh. Starting on the famous Royal Mile we lead you through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions cloned sheep and the birthplace of Harry Potter. Highlights include:New Town
From GBP300.00
 
Private Edinburgh Sightseeing and History Tour
"Edinburgh has been the Capital of Scotland since the 15th Century and stands proudly on seven hills creating the dramatic skyline of this lively cosmopolitan city. Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Join this and hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During your tour you will cover all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh. Starting on the famous Royal Mile your guide Alan will lead you through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions
From GBP45.00
 
Edinburgh City Tour in Private Minibus from Glasgow
"Compare Edinburgh’s Old Town where families lived in cramped conditions and rubbish was thrown out of the windows to the elegant Georgian New Town with its three main streets and a square at either end. Hear about the hangings that took place in the Grassmarket as you marvel at the impenetrable Castle Rock above you and hear about the attempts to capture Edinburgh C witch hunters firebrand priests and philosophers all living on the side of a dead volcano. During our tour all the main sights of the Old & New City of Edinburgh will be covered. Starting on the famous Royal Mile you will be lead through the windy streets and up the hills to sites of executions
From GBP350.00

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Must take the high lands tour...

Favorite thing Must take the high lands tour and also take a tour of the distilleries

Fondest memory The lovely lochness which is in the highlands..Not very fortunate to have see the monster ..nesse.The snow in the place called Fort william made things more gorgeous

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nash_wagh
Aug 26, 2002

go to LOCH NICE, may you will...

Favorite thing go to LOCH NICE, may you will meet the monster in the lake. go to look back the past time in the old castle... ... (Scotsman call lake as loch )

Fondest memory to enjoy the scotland wind flute music at the bank of lake NICE... ...

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zys1
Aug 24, 2002

Travel across the country,...

Favorite thing Travel across the country, through the very beautyful landscapes of the highlands and coasts.
Dont forget to try the few different scotish whiskys. Its a shame you dont visit a distilery.

Fondest memory If you love the nature and like to relax, you find all what you need.

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Hoschi
Aug 24, 2002

See Glencoe!
And get to know...

Favorite thing See Glencoe!
And get to know the story of the massacre that happened there. Terrible thing...
But don't get lost in grief, but enjoy the beauty of the Glen and, if you're lucky with the weather, don't miss the opportunity to have a 'wee dip' in one of the chrystal clear streams.

Fondest memory Bathing in the afore-mentioned chrystal clear streams...

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Bagillbaer
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Hike to the top of Ben Nevis...

Favorite thing Hike to the top of Ben Nevis -- the tallest 'mountain' in the British Isles. The views were terrific on this relatively easy climb.

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kucha
Sep 07, 2002

Below is a picture taken from...

Favorite thing Below is a picture taken from the Skye Ridge. One of the most impressive ridge walks that be undertaken in the British Isles. More to follow

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Martin_2000
Aug 25, 2002

The B roads
STAY OFF the...

Favorite thing The B roads
STAY OFF the highways!
The nicest way to zigzag through Scotland is the B roads. One lane most of the time, can drive miles sometime before you meet anybody anyway.

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Pierre_Rouss
Aug 24, 2002

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"Edinburgh Travel - A Special City - A Special View"
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"Scotland's Capital City"
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"Embra - Scotlands Capital City"
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"EDINBURGH, A PICTURESQUE CITY"
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Scott Monument

The Scott Monument is a beautiful Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is quite dirty, unfortunately it was decided cleaning the monument may damage it, so it has been...
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Mons Meg - Edinburgh Castle

Mons Meg has been fired almost every day since 1861 at precisley one o'clock. The gun is Europes oldest surviving medievil cannon. The cannon is now in retirement at Edinburgh Castle & stands proudly...
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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle has lots to see and takes a lot of time to see it all. There are plenty of free Toilets and they haven't forgotten you many get hungry and thirsty. Located in the old Cart Sheds...
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Museum on the Mound

Opened in 2006 this was the most boring museum I visited in Scotland :) Museum on the Mound was just on my way so I walked in to check but I got bored no matter it’s a small thematic museum that I...
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National Museum of Scotland

This FREE museum tells the story of Scotland on five floors, from the "Beginnings" (landscape and wildlife, and the last Ice Age) by way of the "Early People (from around 8000 BC to AD 1100) and the...
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Scotch Whisky Experience

I am not normally a spirits drinker and on the odd occasion when I do indulge, whisky would be well down the pecking order in my choice of preferred tipple. However, when I attended a (Scottish)...
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