City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

See and Do


By edg - Posted on 21 July 2011

When you step off the train at Waverley, it is into a setting that has changed very little over the centuries. With the ancient and towering facades, Edinburgh remains not just a pretty face, but proudly wears its Enlightenment credentials on its sleeve.

As you walk around the historic Edinburgh Old Town and New Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, it often seems like you are stepping through the history of not just a city and its people but capturing glimpses into the formation of the Western  world.

As well as being steeped in history, the obvious visitor attractions, there also many less obvious draws...