Holyrood Park, also known as Queen's Park, is an area of wild natural beauty representing all the features traditionally ... More
Holyrood Park, also known as Queen's Park, is an area of wild natural beauty representing all the features traditionally associated with the Scottish landscape, such as craggy mountains, lochs, fields of heather, glens and marshland. It contains Arthur's Seat (an extinct volcano), Holyroodhouse Palace, and a bird sanctuary. It was a Royal hunting ground in the 12th century and then became a Royal park in the 16th century, but the 650 acre site is now public. Take care, because the paths are steep. They form a slightly tricky yet delightful walk and the view from the top always makes the climb worth the effort.
Arthur's Seat is the main peak of the group of hills which form most of Holyrood Park, described by Robert
Louis Stevenson as "a hill for magnitude, a mountain in virtue of its bold design". It is situated in ...
The Holyrood Hotel promises 157 spacious air conditioned bedrooms, featuring the latest hi tech communication links such as modem links
and ISDN. A privately accessed club floor offers the finest bedrooms with breath taking views over Holyrood Park and ...
Centrally located in the heart of Edinburgh, the Knight Residence is within walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, Scottish Whisky Heritage
Centre, Palace of Holyrood, Dynamic Earth, Royal Scottish Academy, National Gallery of Scotland, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Museum of ...
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