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Scotland & Northumberland

Another look around Edinburgh, the borders at Hadrian's Wall & Northumberland

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View towards carlton hill

52. North West towards Carlton Hill

The route(s) map

53. Walk routes map

View towards edinburgh castle

54. Spectacular view towards Edinburgh Castle

Arthur's seat 6

55. East-South East

View to cramond island

56. North West to Cramond Island Causeway & Hound Point Terminal

Cramond island & Fife

57. Cramond Island & Fife

Arthur's seat 7

58. East

Arthur's seat 8

59. South

View towards north bridge area

60. North Bridge, Princes Street, New Town, Hound Point, South Queensferry & the Forth Bridges

Arthur's seat 9

61. South

Cairn top Arthur's seat

62. The cairn top plate legend

Arthur's Seat is at Latitude: 55 66' 43.8" N Longitude: 3 9' 38.3" W

Arthur's seat 10

63. Alternative route down

Arthur's Seat Walk or try these alternative Walks

 

City Centre ......

Edinburgh trams!

64. The tram to nowhere!

Powered by generator a static tram car sit forlornly on Princes Street on the City's only short length of tramway

Thwarted by political & technical problems at the time of publication (2010) the project to bring trams to Edinburgh has halted

Money has run out, the cost of civil engineering i.e. re-routing services are far in expectation of estimates

City signs & posters proclaim variants of 'Trams not in my lifetime' more at Edinburgh Trams

Gordon Shom

65. Gordon Shom of Trike Tours Scotland

A fine way to see a great City with Trike Tours Scotland

Trike Tours Scotland

66. Elevenses on Regent Terrace

A decent cup of coffee, Walkers Shortbread & dram of Glenlivet

Get on ya trike

67. Oh no not Arthur's Seat again

Trike Tours Scotland Leaflet

68. The Hippies way to see Scotland: From a classic Edinburgh City Tour, to the many Lochs, the Highlands & Mountains, Perthshire the Trossachs National Park, Inverness & Mull Trike Tours Scotland

Or call Gordon free direct on 0800 056 7779

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Royal botanical gardens greenhouse

69. Royal Botanical Gardens, Arboretum Road

Glass houses in the rain of course

Royal botanical gardens greenhouse ferns

70. Marginally drier inside

Deep Sea World North Queensferry ......

Deep sea world 1

71. Under sea walk

Walk or take the conveyer driven pedestrian way through a 3" thick Plexiglas tunnel under waters drawn from the Firth of Forth

Deep sea world 2

72. Warning

Deep sea world 3

73. Really!

Deep sea world 4

74. An invitation

Dive with Sharks, let's think - NO

Deep sea world 5

75. 'tis ok he's gone

Reptine strokes chloe

76. One of the family Chloe meets a reptile at Deep Sea World's education centre

Deep Sea World

 

The Borders and Hadrian's Wall ......

Hadrian's wall 1

77. Shield on the Wall

A useful narrow road through one of few breaks in the wall from the B6318

There's space for a couple of vehicles from which to walk and explore the National Trust (NT) protected Hadrian's Wall, which runs 84 miles from Bowness on Solway to Wallsend Newcastle upon Tyne

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