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“BEAUTIFUL!”
Review of Calton Hill

Calton Hill
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Owner description: Historic neighborhood lined with monuments dating back to the Enlightenment.
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“BEAUTIFUL!”
Reviewed 5 April 2012

The views of the city are just BEAUTIFUL! I was lucky and went on a clear and sunny day. I plan on heading back pretty soon so I can see the sunset.

Visited March 2012
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“good exercise”
Reviewed 3 April 2012

plenty of exercise walking up hill, could do with litter removed more often

Visited March 2012
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Berlin, Germany
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“Great View”
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Great view, very nice park ... perfect place to enjoy a coffee-to-go!

Visited March 2012
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London
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“Easy Access- great experience”
Reviewed 2 April 2012

stumbled upon this in a guide book I happened to read while in Edinburgh- what a find!
much easier to get up vs Arthurs Seat - and theres so much to see- almost 360 view all over Edinburgh, great photos and a nice place to chill

Visited March 2012
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Derby, United Kingdom
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“Another Hill? Best climb it then”
Reviewed 2 April 2012

Quiete suprised to see how there is to see up Calton Hill, so near to the City but away from the noise and everyday rush with plenty of grass to laze on after visting the Parthenon, Observatory and tower.

Visited March 2012
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