Looking At Edinburgh

11 September 2008

French market in Castle Street

selling hot food

The French Market shows up a couple of times a year: at Christmas and the Festival and sometimes for Bastille Day. There will also be a Continental Market on Castle Street from Tuesday 16th to Sunday 21st September, apparently: Essential Edinburgh.

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4 March 2008

Edinburgh Zoo: Sunday 2nd March

Filed under: birds, photos, zoo — Tags: , , , , , , — EdinburghEye @ 12:10 am

Edinburgh Zoo is one of my favourite places to wander around. When I first thought of doing this blog, I thought initially of a zooblog. (A photozooblog?) Okay: I like taking photos of too many things to have a zooblog, but I have loved wandering round this zoo and seeing what there is to be seen, for over thirty years. (The Google Maps link for Edinburgh Zoo is here.)

The Chilean flamingos share an enclosure with other South American birds, but they’re the most conspicuous:
Flamingos at the zoo
This photo is available on Redbubble: Pretty in pink.
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