I took a 5 day trip to Edinburgh recently, and decided to continue my travel scrap booking. It wasn’t quite the mammoth job that my USA scrap book had been, and I just picked up an A5 notebook from a shop in Edinburgh.
It’s mostly photos, but I did also include a few other things like train tickets, restaurant business cards, and maps. I got my photos printed out at Boots, where the 7×5 size was the closest to the size of each page of my notebook. So I created collages of the photos in Picasa in 7×5, then cut out the individual images when I had printed them. I used some full sized images, as well as a mixture of smaller sizes. I left some white space to do some ‘journaling’. I did a much better job of keeping it all chronological this time around, the America one all got a bit jumbled up.
I like that I used a note book from Edinburgh to use as my scrap book. My next trip isn’t until October to Riga, Latvia and it would be nice to find another little book there to use but I’m not sure how much time we’ll have to go shopping.