Tag: castle

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

So after having spent too much time on the mountain, it was off for some cultural sights. And since we hadn’t had enough of hiking (I pretended that all of the complaining was just sado masochistic mutterings) we climbed the hill to see Edinburgh. These […]

Scotland

Scotland

So what to do when you have free time in the uk?  Once you get bored of being a tai tai at least. Go visit the highlands.  So with visions of brave heart in my mind, off I went. This is braveheart territory. Ok, and […]

Hakodate – Samurai, castles and cheesecake

Hakodate – Samurai, castles and cheesecake

So, after we left our big mouthed (in many senses of that word) friend in a comatose state with the grannies in the park, we went off to see the castle. The star shape wasn’t just for aesthetics.  It was actually designed so that any attacker […]