(Brief) History of Edinburgh

OLD TOWN Edinburgh is essentially split into old town and new town, separated by Princes Street gardens which used to be a loch, and linked by the grand bridge and hundreds of alleys. The Old Town has by far the most character of the two. It’s medieval cobbled Streets and mismatched buildings make you feel … Continue reading (Brief) History of Edinburgh

Mixed feelings about jetting off – for the first time ever

In the past four and a half years I have been incredibly lucky and travelled to a number of different countries, enjoying so many brilliant experiences. My trips have ranged from a few days to three months and I have never found it difficult to pack my bag and leave home for the next adventure. The only troubles I’ve had were on my return when it pained me to leave a country I had so desperately fallen in love with. This time felt a little different.