Tag Archives: Scotland

Where to Stay in Edinburgh

48 hours in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland is a green city with a beautifully stunning Old Town. It makes the perfect long weekend or an even longer getaway – travelling out to see other parts of Scotland with Edinburgh as a base. There’s plenty to see in Edinburgh including St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle, the Scott […]

Finding Greyfriars Bobby in the Old Town of Edinburgh

Greyfriars Bobby dog

It’s a story from my childhood – Bobby Dog Edinburgh – the loyal and faithful little dog who was a common site in the city of Edinburgh during the 1850’s. He was loyal to his master even after his master’s death.  Greyfriars Bobby guarded his grave faithfully for 14 years after he died. Greyfriars Bobby is both a film […]

Rosslyn Chapel – the Stunning Home of the Da Vinci Code

Rosslyn Chapel

Located around 30 minutes drive from Edinburgh in Midlothian is the stunning Rosslyn chapel Da Vinci Code film site – the 15th Century Chapel made famous by the filming of the Da Vinci Code in 2003. I took a trip to explore the meaning behind the intricate carvings and delve into the crypt. The History of […]