"Festival Time in Edinburgh" Edinburgh by Jennyjump79
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"Did not strong connections draw me elsewhere, I believe Scotland would be the country I would choose to end my days in." --Benjamin Franklin
Five days in Edinburgh went way too fast! Even when I tried to limit myself to three or four events a day, it still didn't leave much time for sightseeing, shopping, eating, whisky-tasting and getting to know the city. I did get to see quite a bit, though-- more than enough to know that I want to go back for a longer stay next August. It took all my willpower on the last day to get on the train and head to our next destination-- after changing the itinerary twice to catch afternoon performances!
- Pros:Beautiful, history-rich city, great nightlife, always something to do, especially during THE FESTIVALS!!
- Cons:No direct flights from the US (at least, not yet)!!
- In a nutshell:You won't want to leave!
I didn't get the chance to go to the top of Calton's Hill, where this monument (as well as a replica of Greek ruins)... more travel advice
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