Edinburgh to London

A nice and refreshing trip through the United Kingdom by Train.

From Edinburgh to London, via St. Andrews, Carlisle, Blackpool (what a hole!), Leeds, Nottingham. Enjoy some pictures:

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A nice pub with a great menu in the new town of Edinburgh
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The mighty Edinburgh Castle
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View down to the local church with its graveyard
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View over the old town to the firth of forth
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a pistol-wheel in the castle
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Some nice exhibits in the worlds biggest whisky exhibition
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…next morning…
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Shorttrip to St. Andrews to the ruins of the Abbey
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Next to the sea, where the fisher-boats are waiting for the next day
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Back in Edinburgh with a choice of some nice Ale Casks
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Last view over the amazing city from Calton Hill
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Inside the Cathedral of Carlisle – a small town in England on the border to Scotland
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Blackpool – where the happy dayz are definitely over
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This city has seen its glorious days around 100y ago. It stands still since the 50s.
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The 162m high Blackpool Tower – a poor copy of another tower in France
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The central pier – one of the three amusement piers in Blackpool
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Let’s go to pleasure beach!
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The price stands for the quality
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Overview over the harbour of Blackpool
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Onward to Leeds, a busy and modern city in the center of England
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Definitely more modern than Blackpool
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Short stopover in Nottingham, before reaching …
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… London
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Just a few minutes, before I climbed this Tower, also known as the Shard
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Have a look at the building in the lower righthand corner, between the rails
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Inside the Imperial War Museum in London
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Nice cable work on the Tube
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Terraced Housing in the outskirts of London

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