Another day in Edinburgh
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We spent our second day as well in
The Castle was impressive and imposing!! You have an incredible city´s view from the Castle!
I strongly recommend getting an audioguide. It explains you EVERYTHING you would like to know about the Castle, its history and everything you find inside it.
Inside the Castle, you could see the Mons Meg, a giant medieval siege gun, which was presented to King James II in 1475 and used in war against the English. It was kept in the castle and used also for firing salutes. During one firing in 1558, the massive gunstone was found almost
At the Great Hall we saw a show where two guys explain us how the Scottish people way of life was, how they fought against their enemies, the history of the kilt. At the end, they fought one against the other.
After that, we went to Calton Hill, to the City Observatory. We took some photos and began to walk to