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Haunted Happenings in Edinburgh

October 31, 2012

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I love the city of Edinburgh, but there’s definitely something spooky about it. And with hundreds of years of history, how can there not be? If you’re interested in ghosts and the paranormal and you’re looking to get your freak on, then this is the city for you!  Here are a couple of tours that […]

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Edinburgh – Beyond the Festival

August 7, 2011

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For those visiting the captivating city of Edinburgh this August, you certainly won’t run out of things to do. With the Edinburgh Festival taking over the city over the course of the month, a visitor here could by consumed by this alone. But, that being said, there is so much to do outside of festival […]

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It’s Still Raining at Stonehenge…

June 21, 2011

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June 21st, 2011. Today marked the first day of summer – my very favourite season. Thousands  gathered at Stonehenge this morning, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK, to celebrate the summer solstice. I had the opportunity to visit Stonehenge a little over two weeks ago and it was raining then. Guess what? […]

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Bagpipers and Body Piercings

June 20, 2011

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Has anyone seen the world’s most pierced woman before? I have. And trust me, you don’t really want to! She’s pretty scary looking. I didn’t feel like paying to take her picture, so unfortunately I don’t have any to show you.  But, if you go to Edinburgh in August, chances are you’ll see her there. […]

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My Love for Bagpipers

March 12, 2011

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I am one of those rare people who actually get excited when they see a bagpiper playing on the streets of Toronto.  Most people plug their ears and keep walking.  I could listen to them drone on for hours. This past summer when I went to Edinburgh, bagpipers were at the top of my list of […]

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