Category Archives: Edinburgh

New Calton Burial Ground

On Sunday Terry I had a wander round the New Calton Burial Ground. The New Calton Burial Ground was built as an overspill and replacement to the Old Calton Burial Ground and lies on the south-east slopes of Calton Hill. … Continue reading

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Graveyard at the end of Princes Street

Before meeting Terry for lunch I went for a brief walk through the graveyard of St Cuthbert’s at the end of Princes Street. For much of its existence St Cuthbert’s was a country kirk, outwith the city wall and in … Continue reading

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A Walk in Edinburgh with my Camera

Before it started to rain today I went for a walk in the Royal Mile with my camera.  

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Craigmillar Castle

First Monday of my holiday – husband at work and children occupied so I went out with my camera. I pass Craigmillar Castle every day on my way to work and have visited it several times before. Craigmillar Castle is … Continue reading

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Leith

Every Sunday Terry and I go out for breakfast/brunch. Today we headed to Leith to try out breakfast at Kings Wark. It was ok – service slow, food ok – some bits overcooked, won’t be hurrying back. After breakfast we … Continue reading

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Three Concerts in 8 days

Earlier in the year I went to three concerts in a month well early December I bettered this by going to three concerts in 8 days. The first concert was Simple Minds at The Hydro. Eleanor and I went to … Continue reading

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Portobello Beach Busk

At the end of August Matthew and Terry took part in the beach busk at Portobello. They were raising money for Blind Children UK. Thanks to all who came down and supported them.  

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