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Edinburgh

Assynt

Assynt is an area in North Western Scotland that offers a variety of scenery with its moor...
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The Bonnie Badger

This is about a ten minute drive from North Berwick in Gullane. This country hotel has bee...
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The Herringbone

This restaurant and bar prides itself on its selection of craft beers, wines and cocktails...
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The Lobster Shack

This is a shop with a difference. The idea is that it brings together lots of small local ...
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Steampunk Coffee Roasters & Café

If you are a coffee lover don’t miss the chance of spending some time at Steampunk Coffe...
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Drift

If you are looking for a hot drink and a scone or cake after a walk on Tyninghame/Ravenshe...
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The Coastal Communities Museum

This museum opened in 2013 and gives the visitor an insight into how the towns and village...
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The Chesters Hill Fort

This is one for the budding archeologists among you. It’s the site of a large iron age f...
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The Glen

A lovely woodland with good paths, picnic tables, ruins of an old mill, stream and views o...
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Yellowcraig

Yellowcraig offers a pretty cove beach, nature trails through woodland and grassland, dog ...
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Fidra Island

The small island of Fidra can be found only 300m off the mainland at Yellowcraig beach. Th...
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Tantallon Castle

This castle offers views over to the Bass Rock, a history of sieges since its origins in 1...
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Dirleton Castle & Gardens

Thought to be one of the best castles in Scotland. This is a romantic 12th century castle ...
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Seacliff Beach

This beach sits just over 4 miles from North Berwick. Drive along the A198 for approximate...
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The Bass Rock

This rock is actually the core of an old volcano and was formed 320 million years ago. Tod...
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Visit the National Museum of Flight for a great day out for all the family

A great day out for all the family can be had at the National Museum of Flight. Here you c...
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The Dreaming Spires

Standing proudly in front of Edinburgh’s Omni Center in the heart of Edinburgh’s City ...
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Dr Neils Garden

Hidden behind the twelfth-century Duddingston Kirk, this peaceful oasis is one of Scotland...
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Day Trip to Cramond Island

With some planning ahead your able to take a walk out to the Island when the tide is low, ...
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Craigmillar Castle

Craigmillar Castle which stands 5 miles south of the centre of Edinburgh, is a ruined medi...
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Cammo Estate

Often described as Edinburgh’s Hidden Gem this oasis away from the city is thought to be...
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Gilmerton Cove

This mysterious and unique experience complete with a network of underground chambers, pas...
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A floating afternoon tea on Edinburgh’s Union Canal

Away from the hustle and bustle of Edinburgh’s City Center you will find the Union Canal...
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Ashley Terrace Boathouse

This iconic boat house on Edinburgh Union Canal is used as the base for Edinburgh's Canal ...
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Star Gaze at the Royal Observatory

The Royal Observatory is an astronomical institution located on Blackford Hill around 3 mi...
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Finish off the day with a cocktail at Brambles

Bramble cocktail bar is a hidden gem, tucked away on Queen Street. The bar has an intimate...
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Surgeon’s Hall Museums

Located opposite Edinburgh University on Nicholson Street, Surgeons' Hall Museums is an aw...
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Go Ghost hunting

Edinburgh is a city with secrets. The Blair Street underground caverns are magnificent and...
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Have a drink in one of the Oldest Pubs in Scotland ‘The Sheep Heid Inn’

The Sheep Heid Inn has a long and interesting history, famously known as the oldest surviv...
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Have a drink at the World’s End Pub

If you're looking for a Scottish Pub steeped in history than look no further than the Worl...
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Walk up Blackford hill

Blackford Hill is one of Edinburgh’s seven hills and situation around 2 miles south of t...
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Chance your luck for a window seat at the Outsider Restaurant

Despite its name the Outsider Restaurant is right in the city centre located on the histor...
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Lunch at the Tolbooth Tavern

One of the most famous buildings in Edinburgh’s Canongate area, the Tolbooth Tavern date...
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Breakfast at Urban angel Cafe

Since their launch they had one mission in mind, to offer exciting food using carefully so...
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The Witchery by the Castle

The Witchery in Edinburgh's Old Town is a unique dining experience which offers atmosphere...
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Take the Taster Menu at Timberyard

You can expect fascinating Ingredients and combinations with an oomph of flavour at the Ti...
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Fortitude Coffee

If you are anywhere near the Scottish National Portrait Gallery and looking for a cool spe...
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Circus Lane

There are lots of lanes and back wynds in Edinburgh so what’s different about this one? ...
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The Lookout by Gardener’s Cottage

This new restaurant is a must for locals and tourists alike. Not only does it offer an arr...
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Strumpets

Find an oasis of calm, quality coffee and tea as well as a scrumptious range of cakes, bak...
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Hot Chocolate at The Chocolate Tree

As the only bean to bar chocolatiers  in Edinburgh, these guys are really passionate and ...
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Have a picnic in the secret gardens

Dunbar’s Close Gardens on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh’s Old Town is a hidden gem.  Si...
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Scran and Scallie

Just off the normal tourist route in Edinburgh's Stockbridge area, this joint venture betw...
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Leo’s Beanery

Leo’s Beanery in Edinburgh’s New Town is a family run cafe with great coffee and delic...
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The Huxley

The Huxley is a homely retreat from the hustle and bustle of Edinburgh West End. It’s a ...
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Grab a doughnut at Baba Budan

This quirky coffee shop is a stone's throw away from Waverley train station and set in an ...
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Artisan Roast

Artisan Roast was Scotland’s first speciality coffee roaster when they opened in 2007, t...
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Secret Herb Garden

Set in rural surroundings at the foot of the Pentland Hills, the Secret Herb Garden is a b...
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Spoon

Quirky and mismatched to perfection this bistro offers fresh, wholesome, hearty food....
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The Milkman

Tucked away just minutes away from Waverly Train Station, this small but full of character...
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Maxies Bistro

You’ll find Maxies Bistro in the beautiful Old Town, nestled just off Johnston Terrace a...
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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

The Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh is one of the great botanical gardens of the world ...
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Walk up the Canongate to Hollywood Palace

The Palace of Holyroodhouse stands at the end of the Royal Mile and is the official Scotti...
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Explore the Scott Monument

Sir Walter Scott was a well-loved Scottish literary figure who died in 1832, after his dea...
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Spend time in Stockbridge the city’s gastronomic urban village.

Around a ten to fifteen minute walk from Edinburgh city centre you will find the charming ...
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Climb the historic Vennel steps for and amazing view of the castle

The Vennel is a beautiful alleyway in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket area, directly across the ...
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Mary’s Milk Bar

This sought after ice cream parlour which is in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket is a fantastic p...
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Fry up at The Edinburgh Larder

Delicious local food is what Edinburgh Larder does best. Just off the Royal Mile, tucked a...
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Spittal Cottages

Spittal Cottages are a collection of luxury holiday cottages based in the Pentland Hills, ...
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Journey back in time at Mercat Cross

Once known as a “the dreaded theatre of public punishment” The Mercat Cross in Edinbur...
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Find Book Heaven in Armchair Books

Armchair books is a second hand bookshop based at 72 and 74 West Port, just above the Gras...
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Edinburgh Walking Tour

Edinburgh Guided Tour gives you a unique insight into the history, architecture and famous...
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Williamstone - The Byre

The Byre was once used to accommodate livestock and has now been converted into a fabulous...
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Williamstone - The Bothy

Once used for housing farm workers during Harvest time The Bothy, with it’s spectacular ...
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Williamstone - The Barn

Williamstone Farm Steadings are set in their own four acre plot of stunning farmland on th...
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Archerfield House

Enjoy life’s finest moments at one of Scotland’s most prestigious estates....
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Carlowrie Castle

Voted one of the top three venues in Europe under 200 bedrooms at The 2016 International H...
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Don’t miss the hidden gem of Dean Village

Only minutes from Princes Street and the Water of Leith is this most amazing little villag...
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Soak up the vibrant bustling atmosphere of the Grassmarket in one of its outdoor bistros

The Grassmarket is an ideal place to eat, drink, shop and take in the atmosphere of the hi...
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Investigate the neo-classical architecture of the New Town

The New Town was actually built in the 18th century and incorporates neo-classical style b...
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Journey around our world past, present and future at the National Museum of Scotland

This museum is fascinating, inspiring and a great day out for all ages. Find out about din...
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Shop, eat and enjoy the gardens in Princes Street

Edinburgh’s Princes Street is the start of the New Town and a lovely place to enjoy a da...
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Stroll down the medieval Royal Mile

Spend some time exploring Edinburgh's most famous street, The Royal Mile. This mile long s...
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Bring out your creative side – experience the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

See paintings, photography, sculpture and film in a combination of grand galleries, small ...
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Eastside Stable

Off the beaten track yet just 10 miles from central Edinburgh, Stable Cottage is the perfe...
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Eastside Byre

Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this cosy cottage in the Pentland Hills is p...
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Eastside Steading

The Steading Cottage is hidden in a peaceful glen of the Pentlands Hills surrounded by rug...
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Westside Woodshed

The Woodshed is a modern architectural gem just 10 miles from central Edinburgh....
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The Dunstane Houses

Luxurious, relaxed and unlike anywhere you’ve ever stayed before, the Dunstane Houses is...
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Harlaw and Thriepmuir Reservoirs

A relatively easy, short circular walk allows you to leave the hubbub of the city behind a...
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Cramond Island

Fancy something a little different? This walk to and from Cramond Island is just the ticke...
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Allermuir Hill

The nearest Pentlands summit to the city, this walk of just under 4 miles will see you asc...
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Scald Law

At 19,000 feet (around 579 metres), Scald Law is the highest peak in the Pentlands and pre...
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Dalkeith Country Park

Open from 7 am to 7 pm, a day pass to Dalkeith Country Park costs £1 but offers a range o...
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A floating afternoon tea on Edinburgh’s Union Canal

Sunshine dazzles on winter, in winter or summer, and a gentle stroll along the Union Canal...
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Blackford Hill and the Braid Hills

Edinburgh is a city surrounded by hills and like Arthur’s Seat, Blackford Hill is a shor...
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Water of Leith

Many of us look for peace and tranquillity as we walk and if this is the case, look no fur...
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Holyrood Park and Arthur’s Seat

If it’s panoramic and breathtaking views you are after, the summit of Arthur’s Seat of...
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Paul Kitching 21212

Paul Kitching's 21212 opened in Edinburgh in May 2009. It has received rave reviews and nu...
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Timberyard

Creative menu of locally-sourced artisanal produce in hip, industrial-chic former warehous...
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Boston & Hawthorne

Bar & Eatery! The first curiosities & oddities style venue that brings a range of food and...
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Harajuku Kitchen

Harajuku Kitchen fuses traditional family recipes & fresh Asian ingredients with AA rosett...
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Kilted Lobster

From Lobsters & Champagne to Scottish Langoustines, Scottish Venison and Lamb, the Kilted ...
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Whiski Rooms

Classic and modern Scottish cuisine served in refined bare-stone room with over 300 malts ...
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Urban Angel

A bright blonde wood bistro emphasising fair trade, organic and locally-sourced ingredient...
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The Dogs

Down-to-earth British dishes made with Scottish produce in a stylish, white-walled dining ...
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The Stockbridge Restaurant

Edinburgh’s cosy, family-run restaurant is situated in the heart of historic Stockbridge...
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Take a stroll around the Meadows

After the dank of the underground vaults, enjoy the fresh air in the large public park, Th...
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Check Out The Underground

Edinburgh is a city with secrets. The Blair Street underground caverns are magnificent and...
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Hike Arthur’s Seat

Arthur’s Seat is a jagged, grassy hill, rising up from the urban sprawl, a reminder of t...
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