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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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
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