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Review: Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh, UK

We visited the Royal Yacht Britannia, whilst in Edinburgh. Jane’s dad sailed on the ship a number of times and it was fascinating to see how he and the other members of the crew lived and worked. 43 more words

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Royal Yacht Britannia 

On our final day in Edinburgh we visited the Royal Yacht Britannia.


What a great exhibit! Even Sophie enjoyed it and was pulling us round the yacht excitedly. 226 more words

The Joy of a Good Bunk-Up

I realise that I have spent quite a lot of time in bunk beds lately.  Now I know for some people this is probably the norm––large families with kids sharing bedrooms; those staying at the hospitality of Her Majesty’s pleasure––but for me it is a circumstance out of the ordinary.  244 more words

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A day in Edinburgh

September 1 – The crew threw together a quick breakfast then caught a double decker bus to the dock hosting the Royal Yacht Britannia. This was one of those sites I probably would have overlooked completely were it not for my travel companions. 369 more words

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A Light Lunch Aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia

Who knew that the Royal Yacht Britannia is parked up next to an enormous shopping centre in Leith?

It seems like a slightly strange resting place for a vessel, which has notched up over one million nautical miles, the equivalent of over 40 circumnavigations of the globe. 361 more words

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Belated Big Birthday Pictures from Edinburgh

Way back at the beginning of November I blogged about the fact that I had recently passed a major milestone birthday.

The birthday itself was a month before that. 242 more words

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Well that was one helluva year!

I can’t believe 12 months have passed since I tentatively dipped my toes into the World of blogging.  A World at the time that was completely alien to me. 1,210 more words

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