Jan's Guidebook

Jan

Jan's Guidebook

Sightseeing
Queens residence while she’s in Edinburgh
167
yerel halk öneriyor
Palace of Holyrood
167
yerel halk öneriyor
Queens residence while she’s in Edinburgh
A visit only if you are interested in boats or the Royal Family
209
yerel halk öneriyor
Royal Yacht Britannia
209
yerel halk öneriyor
A visit only if you are interested in boats or the Royal Family
Edinburgh’s iconic city centre castle with great views. Famous for its 1 o’clock gun if you visit around that time of day.
739
yerel halk öneriyor
Edinburgh Castle
739
yerel halk öneriyor
Edinburgh’s iconic city centre castle with great views. Famous for its 1 o’clock gun if you visit around that time of day.
Great views, a nice walk. The ‘Athens of the North’
398
yerel halk öneriyor
Calton Hill
398
yerel halk öneriyor
Great views, a nice walk. The ‘Athens of the North’
If you like walking/hiking definitely come here. It takes maybe less than an hour to reach the top or a little longer if strolling and stopping to take plenty pictures. If you enjoy trail running, this is the best place to come for a city trail run.
993
yerel halk öneriyor
Arthur's Seat
993
yerel halk öneriyor
If you like walking/hiking definitely come here. It takes maybe less than an hour to reach the top or a little longer if strolling and stopping to take plenty pictures. If you enjoy trail running, this is the best place to come for a city trail run.
Great zoo if you love animals. It has 2 pandas on loan from China!
129
yerel halk öneriyor
Edinburgh Zoo
134 Corstorphine Rd
129
yerel halk öneriyor
Great zoo if you love animals. It has 2 pandas on loan from China!
Lovely botanical gardens to walk around if you enjoy the outdoors & nature. It has a couple of nice cafes too. Stockbridge village is nearby which has lots of lovely independent shops, cafes & restaurants
747
yerel halk öneriyor
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
747
yerel halk öneriyor
Lovely botanical gardens to walk around if you enjoy the outdoors & nature. It has a couple of nice cafes too. Stockbridge village is nearby which has lots of lovely independent shops, cafes & restaurants
Lovely small village feel with many independent shops, cafes & restaurants. It is an access point to the Water of Leith which is a lovely walkway/footpath through the city following the Water of Leith. From here you can walk from Stockbridge about a mile or 2 in West direction to reach Dean Village which has lovely views of historic buildings in that small city area.
241
yerel halk öneriyor
Stockbridge
241
yerel halk öneriyor
Lovely small village feel with many independent shops, cafes & restaurants. It is an access point to the Water of Leith which is a lovely walkway/footpath through the city following the Water of Leith. From here you can walk from Stockbridge about a mile or 2 in West direction to reach Dean Village which has lovely views of historic buildings in that small city area.
City centre scenic footpath that follows a small waterway to Leith that you can walk along and it has lovely views. Can be very peaceful.
102
yerel halk öneriyor
Water of Leith Walkway, Dean Village Entrance
102
yerel halk öneriyor
City centre scenic footpath that follows a small waterway to Leith that you can walk along and it has lovely views. Can be very peaceful.
Haven’t been myself so you would have to google to ascertain if this something you’d like to visit whilst in the city.
35
yerel halk öneriyor
Museum of Childhood
42 High St
35
yerel halk öneriyor
Haven’t been myself so you would have to google to ascertain if this something you’d like to visit whilst in the city.
Haven’t been myself but I know lots of people enjoy it here. It’s right beside Edinburgh Castle.
257
yerel halk öneriyor
Camera Obscura & World of Illusions
257
yerel halk öneriyor
Haven’t been myself but I know lots of people enjoy it here. It’s right beside Edinburgh Castle.
Great street to walk up/down - very famous and has some restaurants. Very close to Edinburgh Castle.
8
yerel halk öneriyor
Victoria Street
8
yerel halk öneriyor
Great street to walk up/down - very famous and has some restaurants. Very close to Edinburgh Castle.
You could spend hours in here. Plenty to see!
678
yerel halk öneriyor
İskoçya Ulusal Müzesi
678
yerel halk öneriyor
You could spend hours in here. Plenty to see!
Great place to walk through or sit and relax with a view of the castle with a picnic right in the heart of the city.
232
yerel halk öneriyor
Princes Street Gardens
232
yerel halk öneriyor
Great place to walk through or sit and relax with a view of the castle with a picnic right in the heart of the city.
For art lovers. Google search to see what exhibitions are showing during your stay.
55
yerel halk öneriyor
National Gallery Of Scotland
55
yerel halk öneriyor
For art lovers. Google search to see what exhibitions are showing during your stay.
For art lovers.
301
yerel halk öneriyor
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen St
301
yerel halk öneriyor
For art lovers.
For art lovers.
359
yerel halk öneriyor
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One)
75 Belford Rd
359
yerel halk öneriyor
For art lovers.
For art lovers. Think this is for more local artists showcasing their work.
82
yerel halk öneriyor
The Fruitmarket Gallery
45 Market St
82
yerel halk öneriyor
For art lovers. Think this is for more local artists showcasing their work.
Huge vast green area in the heart of Edinburgh. Lovely place to walk through or to sit and have some relaxation or a picnic. You can walk through her to Bruntsfield and Morningside which have independent restaurants, cafes & shops.
355
yerel halk öneriyor
The Meadows
355
yerel halk öneriyor
Huge vast green area in the heart of Edinburgh. Lovely place to walk through or to sit and have some relaxation or a picnic. You can walk through her to Bruntsfield and Morningside which have independent restaurants, cafes & shops.
Small museum but worth a visit.
24
yerel halk öneriyor
The Writers' Museum
24
yerel halk öneriyor
Small museum but worth a visit.
Museum that focuses on money, coinage and economics. It is located in the Bank of Scotland Head Office building on The Mound.
13
yerel halk öneriyor
Museum on the Mound
13
yerel halk öneriyor
Museum that focuses on money, coinage and economics. It is located in the Bank of Scotland Head Office building on The Mound.
For art lovers. Large exhibition space for art exhibitions and touring shows of design and photography.
15
yerel halk öneriyor
City Art Centre
2 Market St
15
yerel halk öneriyor
For art lovers. Large exhibition space for art exhibitions and touring shows of design and photography.
The Museum of Edinburgh, formerly known as Huntly House Museum, is a museum in Edinburgh, Scotland, housing a collection relating to the town's origins, history and legends
35
yerel halk öneriyor
Museum of Edinburgh
35
yerel halk öneriyor
The Museum of Edinburgh, formerly known as Huntly House Museum, is a museum in Edinburgh, Scotland, housing a collection relating to the town's origins, history and legends
Beautiful cathedral on The Royal Mile
98
yerel halk öneriyor
St Giles' Cathedral
98
yerel halk öneriyor
Beautiful cathedral on The Royal Mile
A must do whilst in Edinburgh. A miles walk from Edinburgh Castle all the way down to Holyrood Palace & The Scottish Parliament. Many shops, cafes & restaurants on The Royal Mile
20
yerel halk öneriyor
The Royal Mile
197 High St
20
yerel halk öneriyor
A must do whilst in Edinburgh. A miles walk from Edinburgh Castle all the way down to Holyrood Palace & The Scottish Parliament. Many shops, cafes & restaurants on The Royal Mile
Iconic statue of a local dog, a Skye Terrier who became known in 19th-century Edinburgh for spending 14 years guarding the grave of his owner until he died himself on 14 January 1872. Legend has it it’s good luck to run his nose!
75
yerel halk öneriyor
Greyfriars Kirkyard
26A Candlemaker Row
75
yerel halk öneriyor
Iconic statue of a local dog, a Skye Terrier who became known in 19th-century Edinburgh for spending 14 years guarding the grave of his owner until he died himself on 14 January 1872. Legend has it it’s good luck to run his nose!
Food scene
Great place to walk through, have a drink or find something to eat. It’s very close to Edinburgh Castle.
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Grassmarket Square
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Great place to walk through, have a drink or find something to eat. It’s very close to Edinburgh Castle.
Try Scottish Fish & Chips - a must!
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Bertie's Proper Fish & Chips
9 Victoria St
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Try Scottish Fish & Chips - a must!
Great for Scottish food. Try haggis!
60
yerel halk öneriyor
Angels with Bagpipes
343 High St
60
yerel halk öneriyor
Great for Scottish food. Try haggis!
Great restaurant with views of Edinburgh Castle and over to Fife. Best suited for individuals, couples or groups of friends. Less suitable for families.
64
yerel halk öneriyor
Harvey Nichols Forth Floor Brasserie and Bar
64
yerel halk öneriyor
Great restaurant with views of Edinburgh Castle and over to Fife. Best suited for individuals, couples or groups of friends. Less suitable for families.
Lovely, good quality Scottish food in a basement setting. Small restaurant.
7
yerel halk öneriyor
The Cellar Door Scottish Restaurant
44-46 George IV Bridge
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Lovely, good quality Scottish food in a basement setting. Small restaurant.
Great authentic Thai fast food. Cheap & cheerful. You cannot book it’s queue and wait only. Will be particularly busy in Aug as it’s very near the main festival venues.
165
yerel halk öneriyor
TING THAI CARAVAN Teviot Place
165
yerel halk öneriyor
Great authentic Thai fast food. Cheap & cheerful. You cannot book it’s queue and wait only. Will be particularly busy in Aug as it’s very near the main festival venues.
Very nice restaurant, more up market. Less suitable for families with small children.
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Hotel du Vin Edinburgh
11 Bristo Place
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Very nice restaurant, more up market. Less suitable for families with small children.
Rustic-chic gastropub in Stockbridge with a Modern Scottish menu, draught and bottled beers, and whiskies galore. Owner is the British famous & Michelin chef Tom Kitchin. Eat here to taste his food without paying the high prices of his fine dining restaurants.
243
yerel halk öneriyor
The Scran and Scallie
1 Comely Bank Rd
243
yerel halk öneriyor
Rustic-chic gastropub in Stockbridge with a Modern Scottish menu, draught and bottled beers, and whiskies galore. Owner is the British famous & Michelin chef Tom Kitchin. Eat here to taste his food without paying the high prices of his fine dining restaurants.
The beautiful dining room at Southside Scran features an open Maestro Rotisserie grill showcasing local produce. The Southside menu is a real tribute to the best of Scotland’s larder displaying a love and passion for French cuisine. Owner is famous British & Michelin star chef Tom Kitchin.
9
yerel halk öneriyor
Southside Scran
14 - 17 Bruntsfield Pl
9
yerel halk öneriyor
The beautiful dining room at Southside Scran features an open Maestro Rotisserie grill showcasing local produce. The Southside menu is a real tribute to the best of Scotland’s larder displaying a love and passion for French cuisine. Owner is famous British & Michelin star chef Tom Kitchin.
Fine Dining. $$$ Tom Kitchin uses French techniques on Scottish produce in refined, chic converted whisky warehouse. You need to book well in advance to secure a table. They used to do a 3 course lunch menu for £29.50, which is extremely good value for money. Check website or call to find out details.
158
yerel halk öneriyor
The Kitchin
78 Commercial St
158
yerel halk öneriyor
Fine Dining. $$$ Tom Kitchin uses French techniques on Scottish produce in refined, chic converted whisky warehouse. You need to book well in advance to secure a table. They used to do a 3 course lunch menu for £29.50, which is extremely good value for money. Check website or call to find out details.
Edinburgh has many steak restaurants to choose from. Fazenda is a firm favourite for meat lovers with all you can eat style meat serving and buffet.
15
yerel halk öneriyor
Fazenda Edinburgh
102 George St
15
yerel halk öneriyor
Edinburgh has many steak restaurants to choose from. Fazenda is a firm favourite for meat lovers with all you can eat style meat serving and buffet.
Very nice setting & dining experience. It has multiple restaurants options. Check out its website for details. Booking essential.
170
yerel halk öneriyor
The Dome
14 George St
170
yerel halk öneriyor
Very nice setting & dining experience. It has multiple restaurants options. Check out its website for details. Booking essential.
Inspired by the Irani cafes of Bombay, this is exquisite Indian street food served in upmarket surroundings; the breakfasts, including the signature bacon naan, are legendary. Hugely popular – book well ahead, or be prepared to queue for a table.
129
yerel halk öneriyor
Dishoom Edinburgh
3a St Andrew Square
129
yerel halk öneriyor
Inspired by the Irani cafes of Bombay, this is exquisite Indian street food served in upmarket surroundings; the breakfasts, including the signature bacon naan, are legendary. Hugely popular – book well ahead, or be prepared to queue for a table.
Thrive is a vegetarian & vegan bar & kitchen located in the bustling ‘burbs of Bruntsfield, short walk or bus journey from town or through The Meadows greenspace
Thrive Bar & Kitchen
171 Bruntsfield Pl
Thrive is a vegetarian & vegan bar & kitchen located in the bustling ‘burbs of Bruntsfield, short walk or bus journey from town or through The Meadows greenspace
Long-running vegetarian deli/eatery showcasing local and organic produce, plus regular live music in city centre
34
yerel halk öneriyor
Hendersons Vegan Restaurant
25c Thistle St
34
yerel halk öneriyor
Long-running vegetarian deli/eatery showcasing local and organic produce, plus regular live music in city centre
Creative, eclectic vegetarian cuisine served in warm, maroon decor with group menu and vegan dishes.
80
yerel halk öneriyor
David Bann Restaurant
56-58 St Mary's St
80
yerel halk öneriyor
Creative, eclectic vegetarian cuisine served in warm, maroon decor with group menu and vegan dishes.
Snug eatery offering organic, vegan cafe dishes, desserts & smoothies in a cheerful, bright setting.
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Holy Cow
34 Elder St
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Snug eatery offering organic, vegan cafe dishes, desserts & smoothies in a cheerful, bright setting.
Vegan, gluten-free cafe fare, plus smoothies and espresso, doled out in chill, cosy quarters.
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Pumpkin Brown
16 Grassmarket
7
yerel halk öneriyor
Vegan, gluten-free cafe fare, plus smoothies and espresso, doled out in chill, cosy quarters.
Shopping
Main shopping street along with Princes Street. Many designer shops are on George Street, as well as nice restaurants.
20
yerel halk öneriyor
George Street
20
yerel halk öneriyor
Main shopping street along with Princes Street. Many designer shops are on George Street, as well as nice restaurants.
Many high street shops found on Princes Street
17
yerel halk öneriyor
Princes Street
17
yerel halk öneriyor
Many high street shops found on Princes Street
Some independent/boutique shops can be found here
Bruntsfield Place
Some independent/boutique shops can be found here
Designer shops can be found here, as well as Harvey Nichols designer department store
Multrees Walk
Designer shops can be found here, as well as Harvey Nichols designer department store