Exploring Edinburgh Castle – The Royal Tunnels

Edinburgh Castle was erected at the top of Castle Rock (an extinct volcano), during the reign of David I in the 12th century. Until 1633, it was mainly used as a home for Scottish royalty. By the time the 17th century came around, however, the function of the castle had changed to a military barracks,… Read More

The Vampire of Melrose Abbey

Melrose could well be described as the perfect place to take your family on vacation. Nestled in the Scottish Borders there’s so much to do—sports, biking, hiking and fishing. However the ruins of Melrose Abbey also lie in this idyllic setting, and Melrose Abbey is the setting for a story that has terrified the locals… Read More