Victoria Street-The Grande Dame of Edinburgh’s Old Town

I have a girl crush.  Her name is Victoria.

I mean how was I not to fall for her?  She is everything  that makes me happy.  She’s sophisticated, unpretentious, cheerful, elegant, vibrant, charming, and just the sight of her causes my heart to beat a little faster.  Simply put, she’s beautiful.  I think it might be love.20170929_081248All right, I’m just being silly.  A girl can have a little fun on a Friday morning, right?  Seriously, though, I do love Edinburgh’s Victoria Street.  In my first pre-trip research, I had seen plenty of pictures in my guide books and on the internet.  But it wasn’t until we actually rounded the corner from Old Town’s George IV Bridge and I caught sight of old Victoria that I realized what a lady she really is.

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