Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Hotel has Tartan Everything

This morning I used my on and off bus ticket to go the Dynamic Earth museum that shows a geographic history of the world. There were rooms that shook with earthquakes, and various biome rooms, including an arctic/Antarctic one that … Continue reading

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The Buses have Tartan Seats

Went to church this morning across the street from the hotel. Hymns I knew, and a very similar liturgy. When I said I was an American Episcopalian, the priest asked me to tell everyone that the Scottish Episcopal Church is … Continue reading

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The Bellman have Tartan Pants

I arrived in Edinburgh at about 9:00am, and navigated successfully to the express bus which quickly dropped me within a block of my hotel. This first night I have parted with a chunk of my stash of Hilton honors points, … Continue reading

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Time for Adventures

1. Sitting in the Philadelphia airport waiting for my flight to Edinburgh, Scotland. 2. Feels weird to be traveling alone for the first time in a long time, but there is also a kind of blank quiet that feels good … Continue reading

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