Scotland Day 8 – A day of Prep

Friday Aug 31, 2018 – Edinburgh As we were leaving for Hamburg the next day, we decided to take this day off from sightseeing in order to prepare for the Germany leg of the trip. Sriman, Kiran and the kids all went to their respective offices and schools and we started the prep by loading … Read more Scotland Day 8 – A day of Prep

Scotland Day 3 & 4 – Swimming, Cycling, Ice Cream and Fireworks!!

Aug 26th (Sun) and Aug 27th (Mon) 2018 – Edinburgh It was completely a chance happening that we chose to come to Edinburgh when Sriman and Kiran had a day off on Monday due to the Bank holiday. So we got to spend good time together on Sunday and Monday. Sunday is the day that … Read more Scotland Day 3 & 4 – Swimming, Cycling, Ice Cream and Fireworks!!

Scotland Day 2 – Day tour with a seasoned guide, part 2

Saturday Aug 25, 2018 – Locked onto the Lochs This is a continuation of our day tour around Edinburgh. Read the first part here – Scotland Day 2- Day tour with a seasoned guide, part 1. After visiting the Stirling castle we drove to the Doune Castle which is where we ate our picnic lunch. Here … Read more Scotland Day 2 – Day tour with a seasoned guide, part 2

Edinburgh Day 1 … Love at first sight

Friday Aug 24, 2018  We spent nearly seven hours at the Oxenholme station on the 24th as the weather forecast was spot on – it did rain every hour or so and sometimes it was a heavy shower. I managed to use the time to come upto speed with the London part of the tour. … Read more Edinburgh Day 1 … Love at first sight