Calton Hill – the best place to watch the sunset in Edinburgh

I’m ashamed to say it took us nine months before we actually got up Calton Hill at all, let alone to see the sunset When we first moved to Edinburgh we came up with my Mum and one of Daz’s…

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Two weeks of living in Edinburgh | 7 things I’ve learned

Today marks two weeks since we moved up to Edinburgh and it still doesn’t feel entirely real; it feels like we’re on the laziest holiday ever and might return to our “old lives” at some point. It’s been just over…

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Turns out, relocating is hard

Captain Obvious Award of the year goes to me for that title; I’d like to thank myself for being so oblivious to the hassle involved in moving over 270 miles away.  When we got the news that I’d been accepted…

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We’re moving to Edinburgh!

Last week, we got the news we’d be waiting on since the start of February; the University of Edinburgh made me an offer on the best masters course I’d found. I cannot tell you how many times I have refreshed…

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Scotland travel roundup

A couple of weeks ago, I posted my final blog post about my trip to Scotland in April. As I posted a few posts, I thought I’d stick them all in one post as a roundup in case you’ve missed any. …

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Arthur’s Seat, Edinburgh

I have a bit of a thing for finding a high point in a city so that I can look over it, and get a good view of the whole city. When we went to Edinburgh in April, a trek up Arthur’s…

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