lauantai 27. kesäkuuta 2015

The trip to Scotland, part 3.

This is the final update of my trip in Scotland.
I went to see Edinburgh Zoo. The reason for that was I wanted to see the pandas ^^
Heres the picture of Ediburh monument, you can see it as soon as you enter the city. It is for Sir Walter Scott, one of Scotland's greatest novelists * Fact * :D
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So, heres couple of flamingos at the zoo. I have not seen them before in real life :D
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Life bored and depressed monkey. There where most of all monkeys, this is the great zoo if you like monkeys.
( I hate monkeys )
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Zebras! They were pretty cool.
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Penguins are so cute <3
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It was fun to see their running with their short legs ^^
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Rhino. They eat pretty loudly ^^
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Some birds, cannot tell what.
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Finally, THE panda! It didnt do much :D
The zoo was full of other animals, of course. I put here just a few of my favorite :)
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Once we went to do littlebit hiking. It is really not my thing, but I was able to see lot of Lord of the rings kind of nature.
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Hiking is not possible without tools for travel ^^
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The old graveyard:
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We went to see Wallace Monument closer, quite a trip up to the top :D
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But we were able to get there!
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Heres few pictures of the last night before returning home. I learned that you should never get drunk day before going back to home :D
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A lot of great drinks, lots of choice
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Of course we had to take the largest bottle, the Kamikazi!
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*Cheers *
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Then we went to a Japanese restaurant. I ordered sushi and ramen. And sake. Two bottles -.-'
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In another bar, I ordered a raspberry mojito. Looks damn good!
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.. and here we are, drunk as the Kamikazi!
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You cannot imagine how bad I was feeling next 24 hours. I had to wait at the airport for six hours, before I could enter my first flight. Then I had to wait at Amsterdman my connecting flight. And when I got to back to Helsinki, had to drive three hours back to my home. So, what we learned about this? DO NOT DRINK DAY BEFORE THAT :D ( At the same time all the Finns celebrate Midsummer festival in Finland, and I was all alone at the airport. Damn ! )
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perjantai 26. kesäkuuta 2015

The trip to Scotland, part 2.

Greetings!
This is the second update of my trip to Scotland.
One day I went to a town called Linlithgow, and must see sight was Linlithgow Palace. It was sort of Scots kings summer house or something :D ( Mary, Queen of Scots, was born and christened in Linlithgow )
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Fountain
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There was nothing left of the palace, but the walls.
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After the palace I ended up going for a beer at the old post office.
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I love pub culture, because that's where you can also buy food
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Train station
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My travel look
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liked this Pulp Fiction themed advert, it was on a pub's wall, probably in Glasgow :)
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Piper in Stirling
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Some trees at Stirling had to be cut down, but their stumps were made into beautiful wooden sculptures: skot31
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Beautiful stairs to the bench
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When you are traveling alone, it's kind of hard to take pictures of yourself :'D I love that shirt btw.
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Stirling castles graveyard
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