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Holyrood Palace - Location
The Palace of Holyroodhouse is the official residence in Scotland of Queen Elizabeth II, who spends time at the Palace at the beginning of the summer. Holyrood Palace
Scottish Parliament - Location
Scottish Parliament (20 mins walk) - The Scottish Parliament is the national, unicameral legislature of Scotland, located in the Holyrood area of the capital Edinburgh. The Parliament, informally referred to as "Holyrood", is a democratically elected body comprising 129 members who are known as Members of the Scottish Parliament, or MSPs.
The Royal Yacht Britannia - Location
Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia was the 83rd Royal Yacht since the restoration of King Charles II in 1660. She is the 2nd Royal yacht to bear the name, the first being the famous racing cutter built for Edward, Prince of Wales in 1893. She is now permanently moored as an exhibition ship at Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland.
High Street - Location
High Street - Due to space restrictions imposed by the narrowness of the "tail," the Old Town became home to some of the earliest "high rise" residential buildings. Multi-storey dwellings known as lands were the norm from the 1500s onwards with ten and eleven stories being typical and one even reaching fourteen stories.
Holyrood Park - Location
The nearby Holyrood Park showing the lake and the ruins of St. Margaret Chapel (10 mins walk from the Guest House). Holyrood Park is a royal park in central Edinburgh, Scotland. It is regarded as a microcosm of Scottish scenery, with a stunning array of hills, lochs, glens, ridges, basalt cliffs, and patches of whin packed into its landscape. The park includes Holyrood Palace, Arthur's Seat, the Salisbury Crags, St Margaret's Loch, Dunsapie Loch, Duddingston Loch, St Margaret's Well, St Antony's Well and St Anthony's Chapel. It was also called King's Park and now Queen's Park.
Holyrood Palace
Dynamic Earth - Location
Our Dynamic Earth is the centrepiece of a major urban regeneration plan, named the Holyrood project. Dynamic Earth
Edinburgh Castle - Location
View of the castle from the roof of CAMERA OBSECURA Building - Edinburgh Castle is an ancient stronghold which dominates the sky-line of the city of Edinburgh from its position atop Castle Rock. It is Scotland's second most visited tourist attraction. Holyrood Palace