Welcome to the Britannia blog.

Welcome to the Britannia blog.

We're delighted to bring you the latest news and exclusive behind-the-scenes work that takes place aboard
this magnificent ship.

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We're delighted to bring you the latest news and exclusive behind-the-scenes work that takes place aboard this magnificent ship and Scotland's Best Attraction, The Royal Yacht Britannia.

Category Archives: General

Sir Hugh Casson: The man who designed the interiors for The Royal Yacht Britannia.

Posted in Behind The Scenes, General, History, Maintaining Britannia, News, on Monday October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sir Hugh Casson Blog

“Britannia is special for a number of reasons. Almost every previous sovereign has been responsible for building a church, a castle, a palace or just a home. The only comparable structure in the present reign is Britannia. As such, she is a splendid example of contemporary British design and technology.”

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Behind The Ropes with…David Lang, Calligrapher

Posted in Behind The Scenes, Events, General, on Tuesday October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Behind The Ropes with David Lang

Welcome to the first instalment of our ‘Behind The Ropes’ blog series! Each blog will feature an exclusive interview on board The Royal Yacht Britannia.

This month we go behind the ropes with The Royal Yacht Britannia’s calligrapher, David Lang, who expertly inscribes invitations for our evening events on board Her Majesty’s former floating palace.

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How to make the perfect scone

Posted in Food, General, on Monday October 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The perfect scone, freshly prepared in the Royal Galleys

Many of our visitors lately have been telling us how much they love our home-made scones in the Royal Deck Tea Room. Each morning, our team of chefs prepare all the food fresh for the day in Britannia's original Royal Galleys. 

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Father's Day in Edinburgh

Posted in Food, General, Gift Shop, News, on Friday June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Father's Day 2017

If you’re looking for Father’s Day gift ideas in Edinburgh, why not treat your Dad to a day out aboard the Royal Yacht? Spend quality time with Dad discovering five decks and enjoy a fascinating insight into life aboard a Royal Navy ship. From the Engine Room to the Royal Apartments, it's guaranteed to be a great day out with the whole family.

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