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Edinburgh In Winter?

Edinburgh is tourist-heavy, but that’s okay for a city that gave birth to whisky drinking, the Fringe and Diagon Alley. Whisked away for five days of kilts, haggis and whisky. Edinburgh is stunning in the winter time with its sights light up with festive decor and bagpipers playing carols. There is so much to see so if you are planning a trip away definitely consider these five unmissable highland highlights:

Sunny Edinburgh Castle – Credit to Manon Jones

Edinburgh Castle:

The castle is a must with visiting the city sights.» >

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A walk back in time: Washington D.C.

Katie Parris

In February 2009 I travelled to Washington, D.C. with my sixth form History class to study the American government. Washington D.C is the capital of the United States, now it may not be considered a typical holiday destination, however despite this it is a great experience! After our plane there had landed I got the chance to see The White House. The White House is the home of the American President and has been since 1800.» >

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