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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

Photos & Photography

Finding Suitable Clothes

Iris Appel in her oversized glasses and bold boas has been in the fashion news later. And although I’m never impressed by too loud or. Overly extravagant clothing , at age 95, she is worth a second look. 1,279 more words

Wombat tennis and wee dugs galore! 

In the early 1980s if you’d told a Leither that one day the Royal Yacht Britannia would be permanently berthed in Leith they’d have split their sides laughing at such a ludicrous suggestion. 1,722 more words

Scottish Travel Blog

Single beds and a baby grand

Despite the hours I’ve whiled away watching docos about the royals, I’ve never seen Princess Anne with her hair down before. If I ever have reason to imagine The Princess Royal (a rare occurrence), I picture her on horseback: posture straight, bouffant impenetrable, expression dour. 587 more words


Bloggy McBlogface #2 - Rosslyn Chapel and the Royal Yacht Britannia

This post is part #2 of our tour of Scotland this summer, from Edinburgh to Balnakeil in the north west corner of Scotland and back to Glasgow. 795 more words

Lizzie's Scribbles

Leith Docks - DOK - Les Fleurs (naked content)

Leith Docks around 11pm on 8th July projecting Les Fleurs by Saam Farahmand onto the side of the DOK art space with Britannia on one side and… 13 more words

Shiel Yule

The Royal Yacht Britannia

In Edinburgh we went to see the Royal Yacht Britannia…..this was the yacht of Queen Elizabeth II from 1954 to 1997 and it has travelled more than 1 million nautical miles around the globe :) 151 more words