Looking At Edinburgh

16 September 2008

Backgreen by the sea

Filed under: buildings, gardens, photos — Tags: , , , , — EdinburghEye @ 8:00 am

Portobello backgreen

This photo is available on Redbubble: Backgreen by the sea.

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2 September 2008

Coastal Edinburgh: looking across the firth at Fife

Filed under: people, photos, seaside — Tags: , , , — EdinburghEye @ 8:00 am

two children on the beach at Portobello, looking across the Firth to Fife

If you look at Portobello on Google Maps, you see that Portobello is on the Firth of Forth (firth is east coast Scots: on the west coast, they call it a sea loch, and in England, they just say estuary). So on any reasonably clear day, you can see Fife, on the other side of the firth.
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