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Edinburgh from Calton Hill

Edinburgh

Signs of Edinburgh's long and fascinating history are prevalent all over. There are opportunities to discover more about Scotland's capital city at the many museums, galleries and historical...
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The Fringe

Local Tip Just enjoy the atmosphere as the city takes off.

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Newbattle Golf Club

Local Tip Some of the best greens you will play on. When booking quote 'My Destination Edinburgh' for a discount.

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Edinburgh Art Festival

Edinburgh Art Festival

31 Jul - 31 Aug

Edinburgh Art Festival is Scotland's largest annual visual arts festival, showcasing a diverse and vibrant programme of visual arts exhibitions and events across museums, galleries and pop-up spaces the length and breadth of the city centre and beyond. Edinburgh Art Festival brings together new commissions, major solo exhibitions by the... more »

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

1 Aug - 24 Aug

The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is the biggest military show of its kind. Performers from all over the world gather here in August to show their marching band skills and together create an amazing show, concluded by a spectacular display of fireworks. Everyone planning to attend should take a water and wind proof jacket as well as a blanket.... more »

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

1 Aug - 25 Aug

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world. It takes place every August for three weeks, during which thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the... more »

Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival

8 Aug - 10 Aug

There will be cooking demonstrations from Michelin-starred and TV chefs, tasting sessions and cooking-for-kids master-classes for budding young chefs. You can sample and buy artisan food from over 100 exhibitors, indulge in signature dishes from well-known restaurants and sip summer cocktails shaken up by expert mixologists. New features... more »

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Newbattle Golf Club

Newbattle Golf Club is home to a picturesque 18 hole course, lying by the side of the River Esk and filled with flora and fauna. Located near the town of Dalkeith in Midlothian, Newbattle is just a more »

Virtual Tours

Sandy Jones

For a stylish haircut, drop by the well-established and friendly Sandy Jones salon in the New Town. more »

Edinburgh Photos

Dean Village

Dean Village

The Forth Bridge

The Forth Bridge

Dean Cemetery

Dean Cemetery

Duke of Wellington and Balmoral

Duke of Wellington and Balmoral

The Balmoral Hotel at night

The Balmoral Hotel at night

The Meadows at dusk

The Meadows at dusk

Queen's Park

Queen's Park

Edinburgh University Student Union Building

Edinburgh University Student Union Building

Golfers at Melville Golf Range

Golfers at Melville Golf Range

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