Scotland

The first day of Spring in Edinburgh

Scotland and the rest of the UK was hit by snow storms carried on the wind over from Siberia last week, and everything stopped. There were no buses, trains, planes and there was panic at the supermarket as everyone rushed to stock up. These photos were taken on the first day of spring, during a […] Read more…

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visit Edinburgh

I stood there waiting in the crowd for about twenty minutes, grateful that I had chosen the right time to take a lunch break. When the couple exited the cafe, every device that the crowd had went up in the air, and I had to stand on my toes to catch a glimpse. I saw them for a split second, a flash of red hair beyond the crowd. Read more…

Edinburgh Castle in the snow. Winter in Scotland

Winter days in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle is always a dramatic sight, it looms over the city on Castle Rock, which is not merely a rocky mass but an extinct volcano. The castle has been looking even more dramatic than usual this winter with an occasional dusting of snow. Read more…