Edinburgh, Day 1

I love Edinburgh.  I think over the 6 months I ended up in the city at least 4 times. I love the architecture, the history, and just the city itself.

For my first trip there, we stayed in the city for two jam-packed days. But day one had some of most favourite sites.

Edinburgh Castle

Princess Gardens

Wanderings in the city

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The Elephant House (my most favourite place)

The Elephant House is a cafe in Edinburgh, that happens to be where J.K. Rowling started writing Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. I wanted to go here for a long time.

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Arthur’s Seat, a proper hill in the heart of the city, with amazing views of Edinburgh.

It was tiring going up, but even more tiring going down, as it was decided to go a different route.  Fortunately there were lots of opportunities for breaks 🙂


That evening we did some exploring around the hostel itself, but all in all, one great day exploring this fine city.

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