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Beautiful city

I have been twice with work this month for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It's a beautiful city... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Marcel L
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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fantastic architecture

different style from the old town. Nice streets and buildings. Worthwhile walking around. Walk up... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2014
Fran R
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Zurich, Switzerland
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18 Mar 2018
“Out of a fairy tale city”
19 Jul 2017
“Nice but busy place to go”
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I was expecting an amazing city and Edinburgh didn't disappointed me at all. The weather has been horrible, snow ,rain,wind,bony cold...the lot,but even in these bad conditions the city is gloriously beautiful. The old city has still the magic atmosphere of kings,Queens, knights and pheasants....More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We have spent a couple of days in this city which has been a great experience. Nice restaurants and a lot of things to do; either going shopping, visiting museums and the Castle, and the zoo, walking in the nice area around or tasting whisky....More

Thank helenbs1
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

One of the beat cities I've ever been too! Very relaxing and the people are really nice. Plenty of things to do! 2 days are not enough, you need a week. Would definitely come back again! Best times to travel is around Christmas or august...More

Thank Yomna E
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I have been twice with work this month for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It's a beautiful city. It's a great time to come if you like the buzz and comedy. Arguably, there is too much choice. If that's not for you just come at a...More

Thank Marcel L
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Use the park and ride if your travelling by car...get the tram ticket that has inclusive all day-hop-on-hop-off bus tickets...don't go to the well known coffee shops as they're full of students making the most of free wifi and one drink between two ! Seek...More

Thank HNI02
Reviewed 11 October 2014

different style from the old town. Nice streets and buildings. Worthwhile walking around. Walk up and down the hill, there are nice gards on both sides. And I recommend doing the Leith walk - to both sides: to the Scottish Museum and to Leith, passing...More

Thank Fran R
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Breda might be a great place to live but there is little here for the tourist and the parking inspectors are out to get you. (NB Parking signs are complicated and even the locals say they have trouble decipering them.) We spent nearly half a...More

Thank AussieCoupleVic3138
Reviewed 12 November 2013

the city is great ,get the 3 lines and you are going to see the city easy . we were in november ,so we had the rain so often in the day,been in the buss makes it easy .

Thank Chalrie52
Reviewed 27 August 2013

3rd visit during Tattoo and each time it is getting worse. The city is great but there are 1000s of people there and the rubbish in the streets is quite off putting also I notice the alarming amount of beggars in the streets they are...More

Thank ChalkieWolverhampton
Reviewed 18 August 2013

What a fabulous day with our friend and trip advisor Bill Hill.. if you get to Scotland book this fine gentleman to give you the history of the local area..a morning exploring Rosslyn Chapel, lunch near Melrose Abbey with a concert in the town square...More

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Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
...More
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