Edinburgh has always been a drinker's city. It has more than 700 pubs – more
per square mile than any other UK city – and they are as varied and full of
character as the people who drink in them, from Victorian palaces to stylish pre-
club bars, ...
Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet's Pocket Edinburgh is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take in the views and the history from Edinburgh Castle, shop, eat and drink in the New Town, or relax in Princes Street Gardens; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Edinburgh and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's Pocket Edinburgh: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Free, convenient pull-out Edinburgh map (included in print version), plus seventeen colour neighbourhood maps User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you determine the best spots to spend your time Useful features - including Best for Kids, Walking Tours, and Don't Miss (quick glance at must-sees) Coverage of the Old Town, New Town, Leith and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Zoom-in maps and images bring it all up close and in greater detail Downloadable PDF and offline maps let you stay offline to avoid roaming and data charges Seamlessly flip between pages Easily navigate and jump effortlessly between maps and reviews Speedy search capabilities get you to what you need and want to see Use bookmarks to help you shoot back to key pages in a flash Visit the websites of our recommendations by touching embedded links Adding notes with the tap of a finger offers a way to personalise your guidebook experience Inbuilt dictionary to translate unfamiliar languages and decode site-specific local terms The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Pocket Edinburgh is a handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, providing on-the-go assistance to travellers who seek only the can't-miss experiences. Colourful and easy-to-use, this neighbourhood-focused guide includes unique local recommendations to maximise your quick-trip experience. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Scotland guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Lonely Planet's Discover Scotland, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Neil Wilson. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.
The Royal Mile and around New Town and West End Outside the city centre
Many of Edinburgh's pubs, especially in the Old Town, have histories that stretch
back centuries, while others, particularly in the New Town, are unaltered
Victorian or ...
Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
The Rough Guide Snapshot to Edinburgh is the ultimate travel guide to this historic part of Scotland. It leads you through the city and its surrounds with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, from the nooks and crannies of the Old Town and its Castle, to Edinburgh's one-of-a-kind arts festival and the rolling countryside and beaches of the Lothians. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you make the most of your trip, whether passing through, staying for the weekend or longer. Also included is the Basics section from The Rough Guide to Scotland, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Scotland, including transport, food, drink, costs, events and spectator sports. Also published as part of The Rough Guide to Scotland. Now available in ePub format.
The definitive pocket handbook to Scotland's absorbing capital, with informed accounts of all the city's historic buildings, galleries and attractions from the ancient Castle to the new National Museum of Scotland. Includes the pick of the day trips - from Glasgow, Stirling and St Andrews to Highland walks and sandy beaches.
A full description of the city ' s pubs would require a sustained campaign of
careful research and site visits by the author , and ... Edinburgh ' s oldest pub is
probably the Sheep Heid in Duddingston village , this hostelry claiming to have
Author: Sandy Mullay
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing Company Limited
Alphabetically arranged, cross-referenced, and indexed, the entries in this encyclopaedia set out in detail all aspects of Edinburgh, bringing together information and anecdotes from a wide range of sources. It looks at the city's history, social pastimes, institutions, buildings, monuments, media, industries, and people and events.
Edinburgh : Old Town Grolsch on tap is about as interesting as it gets ) , it does
offer some good single malt whiskies , but ... Local musicians come to play
Scottish folk tunes together , an activity that ' s fairly rare these days in Edinburgh pubs .
Publisher: Time Out Guides
This title features over 250 restaurants, bars and cafes in Edinburgh and Glasgow, fully reviewed by local experts. The critics, who review anonymously and pay for their meals, advise on the best venues, rising chefs and emerging trends across the whole spectrum of price bands and cuisines. It includes information on: the best of the two cities' eating options, from Scots-Italian caffs to Michelin-starred restaurants; critics' choices, plus best bets for vegetarians, alfresco dining, brunch, romantic rendezvous and more. These locations are all marked on the colour maps with details of opening times, prices and transport.
Castle Terrace, Edinburgh; tel: 0131 652 5940; every Sat, 9am–2pm. www.
edinburghfarmersmarket.com Kelso ... tel: 0131 556 1884; open daily. www.
caferoyal.org.uk/thebar.htm Oxford Bar 1 Fine traditional Edinburgh pub, popular
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Where To Go When: Great Britain & Ireland is the essential holiday planner, unearthing the best of every region of Great Britain & Ireland season by season. Whatever you're looking for- from a family seaside holiday to a long hike in beautiful countryside- Where To Go When: Great Britain & Ireland suggests suitable locations and the best time of year to visit each one. Written by a team of travel experts and with a foreword by popular BBC1 and Countryfile TV presenter Julia Bradbury, this book combines informative and inspirational narrative with truly sumptuous photography bringing each destination to life. It boasts six different holiday themes from History and Heritage and Wildlife to Festivals and Events ensuring that there is something for everybody. Visit Chepstow Castle in summer or revel at the Galway Oyster Festival in Autumn, with regional listings and practical advice on local transport, hotel and restaurant options finding your ideal getaway is made simple. The perfect inspirational book for anyone planning a day-trip, a longer holiday or seeking out hidden gems on their doorstep.
17 Pubs and bars EDINBURGH AND THE LOTHIANS Pubs and bars Many of Edinburgh's pubs , especially in the Old Town , have histories that stretch back
centuries , while others , particularly in the New Town , are unaltered Victorian or
Author: Robert Andrews
It's no surprise that Britain attracts more than 5 million visitors a year from the U.S. and Canada with its well-established historical heritage and regality. This guide is an in-depth look at Britain's cities, countryside, best walks and cycling routes. Photos. 101 maps.
Edinburgh Roxburghe Hotel O 56 % Midlothian Town plan B2 No 24 38 Charlotte
Square , 2 Set in one of Edinburgh ' s ... snacks and atmosphere Midlothian Town
plan B2 No 26 202 Rose Street An unspoilt Victorian pub in the city centre .
The homeliest and least expensive of the Pubs and bars Pubs and bars Many of Edinburgh ' s pubs , especially in the Old Town , have histories that stretch back
centuries , while others , particularly in the New Town , are unaltered Victorian or
Author: Rob Humphreys
From the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh to the remote wilderness areas, this comprehensive guide explores Scotland's unique culture, history, music, and food, and points out the best pubs, bed and breakfasts, historical landmarks, and other places to visit. 32 maps. color photos.
... it comes as something of a surprise to find that they were the staple and
inexpensive fare in most Edinburgh pubs in the nineteenth century . The
fisherfolk of Newhaven have long disappeared but the spirit of their closed
community lives on ...
The Edinburgh Filmhouse on Lothian Road shows foreign films . Tickets run £ 2-
£ 4.25 ( $ 3- $ 6.35 ) . Early shows are usually less expensive . EDINBURGH'S PUBS There's a pub on nearly every block in Edinburgh , and many of them have
Stroll along Amsterdam's shady canals, enjoy an outdoor cafe in Budapest, cycle through Copenhagen, or shop at the enormous San Lorenzo Market in Florence. Frommer's tells travelers how to create their own grand tour at a great price. Includes hundreds of listings for affordable accommodations and restaurants. Maps.
EDINBURGH FOOD Most traditional Scottish fare in Edinburgh is served in
restaurants that will put you in the alms ... PUBS It is difficult to find yourself
without a pub in view anywhere in Edinburgh , but if you can get your hands on a
copy , the ...