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My travel guide to Edinburgh & Lothians. Sharing with you our adventures, days out, road trips and hot tips on the best places to eat too. Let Full Stop Next Chapter help you plan your next trip to bonnie Scotland.

Winter light nights in Scotland

When we moved four years ago, it was October. We didn’t get much time to prepare for the long dark nights that were soon to descend upon us. Discovering on a dreich day it can…

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Giant lanterns at Edinburgh Zoo

Last night was the opening night for the Giant Lanterns at Edinburgh Zoo and what a spectacle it is! As we walked around the trail within the zoo grounds the air was filled with “ooo’s”…

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Afternoon Tea on the Union Canal

This year both the Dude and I are having “big birthdays,” and to help celebrate this we have made a Forty things at 40 list. Rather than have a party and celebrate on just one…

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A festive day trip to Edinburgh

Last year we didn’t venture in to Edinburgh at all around Christmas and having seen photos I felt that we had missed out. Having dipped our toes in the festivities in Glasgow a couple of…

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The Maid of Forth Boat Trip

Once a week I have to travel into Edinburgh to the office and sometimes I drive and sometimes I let the train take the strain. Both of these journeys give me a slightly different view…

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A day out in North Berwick

I love being just a fifty minute drive from the East coast of Scotland. The sea is so calming and beautiful, even on it’s stormiest of days in the middle of Winter. Our plans to…

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