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When did an alley become a tourist attraction. There is no significance to this location of the... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
wick1979
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One of the several old lanes which act as shortcuts between levels in edinburghs main central... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
Sarah D
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28 Jul 2018
“Gorgeous example of Edinburgh's nooks & crannies”
27 Sep 2017
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Stevenlaw's Cl, Edinburgh EH1 1QT, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Maybe it's just me, but I love the alleyways that act as shortcuts between the main streets of the Old Town. They are gorgeous medieval nooks & crannies.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

When did an alley become a tourist attraction. There is no significance to this location of the alley it's named for so I guess enjoy the stairs

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

It is mine! I do like these old cities with nooks and cranny's dotted around everywhere, this is a lane between two of the main streets in the old town, though why this one is the only one on TripAdvisor is beyond me, as there...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

One of the several old lanes which act as shortcuts between levels in edinburghs main central streets. As these lanes / closes go this one is pretty uneventful.

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