This is the ledger entry for the fifteenth day of our trip (our fourteenth day in the UK).
Weather – chilly, grey.
Date – Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Left – in Edinburgh all day.
Arrived – stayed in Edinburgh, took buses into the town centre.
Breakfast – comped w/the room, ate at Amar Agua (£00.00) – Rated excellent.
Lunch – Queen Anne’s Café at Edinburgh Castle (£20.50) – Rated very good.
Dinner – snacks in our room at the Amar Agua.
Lodgings – Amar Agua Guest House, Edinburgh (today we paid the £151.00 balance for both days — a 10% deposit, £16.80, had already been charged to our credit card before we left Houston, and that amount is included in our pre-trip expenses, so it is reflected in the cumulative expense total below). Rated excellent.
Misc. Expenses – £28.40 for entry to Edinburgh Castle; £6.00 for bus passes; £6.00 for a thistle ornament; £00.50 for a photo print; £00.40 for postcards; £10.50 for entry to the Queens Gallery (located next to Holyrood House); and £9.90 for a t-shirt = total of £61.70 for today’s Misc Expenses.
Car Expenses – £00.00 today
Day’s Total Expenses –
- In Pounds: £233.20
- Equivalent in Dollars: $354.46
Trip’s Cumulative Expenses –
- In Pounds: £3,986.42
- Equivalent in Dollars: $6,059.36
Daily Average So Far – (for fifteen days)
- In Pounds: £265.76
- Equivalent in Dollars: $403.96
Today’s Mileage – zero miles.
- Finish: 3,617
- Start: 3,418
- Day’s Total Mileage: 0
Accumulative Mileage Total – 1,207
Next up, my Trip Diary entry for this day.