Tag Archives: Edinburgh

The Dinosaur Giant Lanterns at the Edinburgh Zoo Aren’t Just for Kids

Dinosaur Great Lanterns

To complete our Edinburgh Hogmanay celebration, Laura and I went to see the giant lanterns at the Edinburgh zoo. While the lanterns might have been made for kids, we were both fascinated by them. Sadly the dinosaur giant lanterns are only around until the end of January, but there will be more lanterns at the Edinburgh zoo next year. About …

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Reviewing the Only Harry Potter Bistro Bus Tour in Edinburgh

Laura and I on the Red Bus Bistro Tour

What do you get when you combine a Harry Potter Tour, a bus tour of Edinburgh and an Italian dinner? The Harry Potter Bistro Bus Tour, of course. Last year I went on the Red Bus Bistro Burger Tour with my dad. This year I wanted to do it again with Laura, but I found the tour had been replaced. …

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Seeing the Penguins and Pandas at the Edinburgh Zoo for My Birthday

Selfie with Penguins at the Edinburgh Zoo

I love animals, so I can’t figure out why it took me so long to get to the zoo in Edinburgh. The Royal Zoological Society and Botanical Societies of Scotland are on the leading edge of conservation for the plants and animals of our planet, such as their work with the pandas at the Edinburgh Zoo. Visiting the Edinburgh Zoo …

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What Makes Hotels in Edinburgh So Special and Unique

Nira Caledonia Hotel Edinburgh

If you’re looking for a truly special experience for your accommodations, the hotels in Edinburgh will blow you away. Many places in the world have unique characteristics to their hotels and other forms of lodging, but Edinburgh stands out as one of my favorites. Building in a UNESCO World Heritage City There are many cities around the world with a …

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Riding the Most Delicious Tour in Edinburgh on the Red Bus Bistro

Selfie with Red Bus Bistro Burger Tour

Edinburgh is a city small enough to easily explore by foot. That doesn’t mean it always should be. For one thing, Edinburgh is known for its rainy climate. As such, getting a bus tour of Edinburgh can be really fun. Then again, so can eating the local food. Good thing you can do both on the Red Bus Bistro. Edinburgh …

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