Sunday, September 27, 2015

South Queensferry and Forth bridges near Edinburgh

21.12.13
4 miles from the holiday cottage










Historic Forth Rail bridge
You can see this from the holiday cottage front windows.


2 companies operate boat trips on the Forth.
This one is Maid of the Forth, you can get off at Inchcolm Island,
 have a picnic and catch one of the sailings back when you are ready.
maid of the forth boat tour
An informative commentary about the sea life.

Forth boat tours



This historic pub serves food and real ale.



                                                              Hawes Inn garden



                                                                     Lifeboat station

Edinburgh bus tour Walk tour. Tram

From airport (or Ingleston)  to city centre 



                                                           Edinburgh open top bus tours
                                             A great way to acclimatise and learn about a city