Scotland/Ireland 2017 – #04

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We join the regular tour today at the Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club. There will be 22 of us on a bus that holds twice that many.  Darn.

The hotel is 9 miles from Edinburgh.  Here are two shots of the Edinburgh Castle from the back of the building.

The afternoon is spent visiting the Royal Yacht Britannia, http://www.royalyachtbritannia.co.uk, decommissioned in 1997.  The last of a long line. There will not be another one.

Tomorrow, assault on Edinburgh Castle.

 

6 thoughts on “Scotland/Ireland 2017 – #04

    1. No place was ever more shipshape than the yacht of the Queen of England. A self-guided audio tour is included with admission. Very informative. All the ships clocks are set to 3:01, when the Queen last left the ship at the 1997 decommissioning. It is said she really really felt at home there and cried when leaving.

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