This week in the UK, and in quite a few other countries around the world, we celebrate a day called St Valentine's Day. It is celebrated on the 14th of February in the UK and it is a day that is…Continue
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We awoke quite late on Day 2, it may or may not have been related to the lovely Scotch whisky we had enjoyed the night before! We headed to a Cafe on George IV Bridge. From the outside it looked like a pretty unusual small cafe but it stretches around the back of the building and offers glorious views of Edinburgh Castle from the…Continue
Posted on March 24, 2013 at 11:00 — 8 Comments
My holiday to Edinburgh started at 9.30am at Kings Cross Railway Station in north London. My girlfriend and I walked the long length of the platform, with dozens of other excited passengers, until we found our carriage located near the front of the train. We boarded the train, found our seats and settled in for the 4 hour high speed train from London to Edinburgh.…Continue
Posted on March 18, 2013 at 21:30 — 9 Comments
London is one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Over 300 languages are spoken within the City, and around 40% of people living in London are not from England. This has some interesting effects on the English language spoken here, including through the use of slang.
Posted on April 28, 2012 at 18:00 — 9 Comments