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AquaDash – Edinburgh’s Brilliant New Family Attraction

| January 29, 2018 | Reply
AquaDash – Edinburgh’s Brilliant New Family Attraction

An aquatic assault course at one of Scotland’s most famous swimming pools – designed to ensure kids and big kids alike have a whale of a time. I was intrigued – and I’ll confess a little bit apprehensive – when we were invited to take the kids along to check out the new AquaDash inflatable assault […]

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South Queensferry, Edinburgh

| January 28, 2018
South Queensferry, Edinburgh

Just eight miles northwest of Edinburgh city centre this historic burgh is most famous for the three epic bridges that span the Firth of Forth. We are talking – of course – about South Queensferry. Many visitors unfortunatley just hop off a tour bus to snap the obligatory postcard photo of ‘The Bridges’. Staying longer, however, revelas […]

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Dalhousie Castle and Spa, Midlothian

| October 21, 2012 | Reply
Dalhousie Castle and Spa, Midlothian

It may only be four miles south of Edinburgh’s city bypass, but a visit to Dalhousie Castle feels like true Highland living. This grand castle come hotel dominates the surrounding countryside and its rolling hills. Edinburgh is within easy reach and its airport only 14 miles away. Glasgow airport is itself only 45 miles away. Why […]

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