05h45: alarm goes off
06h10: showered, ready to go, coffee brewing
06h30: leave house, packed car, driving to docks
07h40: on ferry, leaving for scotland
09h25: arrive stranraer, scotland
09h55: on the road to edinburgh
plenty of camera stops. pictures posted tomorrow.
13h05 arrive edinburgh
13h30 lunch: the royal mcgreger. broke being a vegetarian to eat haggis--it was lovely.
wandered about the city for a couple hours. found some cool jewelry, bought a couple CDs, a book for my bro (posted next week), then on to meet Alice for some craic.
she's lovely. glad you have such great friends.
20h30: leave edinburgh
20h45: find way out of edinburgh *grin*
23h01: arrive at stranraer docks
23h35: board ferry
00h03: ferry leaves for belfast
03h10: arrive belfast
03h45: arrive bed. whew!
brilliant day. real update with pictures to follow.