Arriving in Athens

At last I have access to the Internet again and can post blogs….lots more to come of Crete…. I arrived in Athens about 11:00 pm and then had to catch a taxi, which took another 30 minutes of travel to get to my hotel. For some reason I couldn’t sleep...

More of Edinburgh

Bill took us through a ‘secret garden’ that I believe he said was fashioned after those from the 1700s. We walked through special paths to view the ‘newer’ part of Edinburgh and the sites that could be seen from this complex on a hill and those historic buildings...

Tour of Edinburgh

Edinburgh: “Located in the south-east of Scotland, Edinburgh lies on the east coast of Scotland’s Central Belt, along the Firth of Forth, near the North Sea. Owing to its rugged setting and vast collection of Medieval and Georgian architecture, including...

Arriving in Edinburgh

It was raining quite a bit when I left Berwick-upon-Tweed, and the mist was heavy along the coast as I took the train into Waverly Station.I took a cab to an area closer to my friend Jean’s place and from there she picked me up. After dropping my luggage off at...