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Edinburgh Military Tattoo

There aren’t many events in the world that can boast over 100 million viewers every year and a total of 13 million attendees. The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of them. What makes this event even more special is the spectacular location in which it takes place. Set against the backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh […]

Edinburgh Centre

Few cities in the world give you access to a castle and two extinct volcanoes!  Edinburgh is just such a city with Castlehill and Arthur’s Seat within 15 minutes walk of each other.  As a result of this fiery geological history,  Edinburgh’s city centre is curious mix of the ancient and modern.  The volcanic plug […]

Edinburgh Old Town

Edinburgh is a city of distinct parts.  The Old and New Town are separated by the green expanse of Princes Street Gardens and centuries of history.  The ancient  buildings chronicle the city’s past and it is impossible not wonder what life was like in those days gone by.  As the old saying goes, ‘Age before […]