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Best place to sit and contemplate Life, The Universe and Everything.

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Waverley Thu 21-Feb-13 14:49:52

Where in Edinburgh would you choose for a quiet walk in peaceful surrroundings? I'd vote for the Walled Garden on the edge of Corstorphine Woods.

Angie44 Sun 07-Apr-13 12:35:24

I don't know Edinburgh but for me, a tropical beach at sunset is the best place to contemplate the wonders of the universe- a bit scarce in Nottingham though....SIGH!

Wayfinder Sun 07-Apr-13 23:08:00

A beach - anywhere. Just being by the sea is the place for me smile

scotsgran Tue 09-Apr-13 16:45:35

I don't get through to Edinburgh much I live in the west of Scotland . I see Edinburgh as a fun place. Cannae beat Auld Reekie at festival time.

NextStopWaverley Fri 12-Apr-13 12:16:30

So it is, Scotsgran. It is my favourite city.

tortoisegran Sat 21-Apr-18 11:35:18

Not able to get through to Edinburgh these days but oh to sit in Princes Street gardens and look up at the castle.
The thought just brings a wee tear to my eye 😢

M0nica Sun 22-Apr-18 10:59:21

Do not know Edinburgh, but my own back garden, despite the gantries(subject of a previous thread)

Greyduster Mon 23-Apr-18 11:24:41

I’ve never been to Edinburgh (why not, I ask myself?). The place for me would be - is, in fact - on the shore of my favourite upland reservoir with a fishing rod in my hand. Rarely anyone else around to disturb my pondering. No answers to the big questions yet though!