Cotton Candy Sunset Skies // Edinburgh

I rarely carry my Sony A6000 camera with me unless I’m on vacation. I’m always too worried about it getting broken in my backpack! However, I took it with me last weekΒ when I went for afternoon tea with my sister and a few friends, and managed to capture the gorgeous sunset on my way home!

Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With WagnerOne of the worst things about living in Edinburgh is the lack of sunlight and the constant rain! I really didn’t believe people but trust me, after living through a winter here, I think it is enough for me! We are finally over the hump and spring is in sight :) I’m taking every opportunity to be outside. Whether that means afternoon walks through New Town or trying out new places., it is just so nice to finally see sunlight past 4:30 pm.

Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With WagnerEdinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With WagnerI figure it is best to get as many pictures of Edinburgh as possible before the city is overrun with tourists this summer! The streets were so empty on this weekday evening :)

Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With WagnerGorgeous St. Giles’ Cathedral! This was a rarity that I could get pictures of the cathedral without a million people in front of it. And look at the light reflecting off the windows!!! That is probably my favorite part of all these pictures :) This cathedral dates back to around 1100 but has undergone extensive renovations. It is named after Saint Giles, the patron saint of Edinburgh. I went to a wonderful Christmas carol service here this past December. Definitely don’t miss this cathedralΒ on your trip to Edinburgh!

Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With WagnerThe magnificent Royal Mile! I’m spoiled to live in an apartment on the Royal Mile (although a bit further down so it is much quieter). The Royal Mile is positioned between the Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace.

Edinburgh at sunset via Wayfaring With Wagner
Now that the weather is getting nice, I’m inviting all of you to come visit me :)

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