REVIEW – Nelson Monument, Calton Hill, Edinburgh


Magnificent views from Nelson Monument The Nelson Monument is in honour of Admiral Lord Nelson’s victory and death at the battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805. The monument was erected in 1807 and stands 30 metres high.  There are 143 steps to reach the top of the public access and a further 27 that […]

REVIEW – National Museum roof garden, 7th Floor

There are many places around Edinburgh to get a great view of the skyline, but one of the more unusual ones is from the 7th floor roof garden at the National Museum on Chambers Street. The roof garden is open from 1000 -1645 hrs every day, yet is often missed by visitors to the museum.  The […]