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48 hours in Edinburgh - 2 Day Itinerary

48 hours in Edinburgh – 2 Day Itinerary

Edinburgh is Scotland’s bustling, vibrant capital that is known as the city of festivals, playing host to annual arts, literature and theatre events that draw thousands of visitors to its streets every year, the most famous of which is known as a the Fringe festival. Aside from its thriving arts scene which is a draw for culture lovers, it’s fascinating medieval and Georgian buildings and a history of clans and battles would satisfy history lovers, whilst the mouth-watering cuisine will be sure to tempt epicureans. Scotland is the ideal short city break destination and 48 hours will give you a taste of the wealth of what Scotland has to offer and entice you to return for more! In this lightning guide to Edinburgh in 48 hours, you’ll discover the very best places to explore, eat and immerse yourself in. This guide is perfect for those who only have 48 Hours…
Ultimate Travel Guide to Edinburgh

Ultimate Travel Guide to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is Scotland's charming, medieval capital city, and one of the most fascinating destinations within the entire United Kingdom. Though not as large as Glasgow, Edinburgh has a lot to offer visitors. With the Gothic Old Town, sweeping natural landscapes, and the largest annual arts festival in the world, the city has something for every traveller. UNESCO-listed architecture and hiking spots aside, Edinburgh also has a thriving nightlife scene to ensure a fun and memorable time. Whether you’re currently planning a trip to Edinburgh or simply wondering about the city’s attractions, this ultimate travel guide is here to help. Here you will learn all about the best of Edinburgh, from places to see, things to do, foods to eat, and hotels to stay at. Follow along this Edinburgh, Scotland travel guide to get an idea of what your upcoming trip could be like. This ultimate travel guide to Edinburgh will…
Luxury Travel Guide to Edinburgh

Luxury Travel Guide to Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland. Immerse yourself in dramatic and moody landscapes made up of volcanic  peaks, rolling hills and the temperamental Atlantic sea. Explore the immaculately-preserved UNESCO Heritage Old Town, nearby magnificent castles and historic architecture and cobbled streets you can lose yourself in. Edinburgh is a cultural hub, known for its thriving arts, music and literary scene. It  holds the well-deserved title of UNESCO city of literature, being the birthplace of countless famous historic and modern writers and poets as well as hosting annual world-famous literature, arts and music festivals. Edinburgh is a fascinating and beautiful destination with something to offer for everyone including nature lovers, foodies, history buffs and culture lovers. The city hosts a mixture of classic and medieval architecture, cobbled streets, numerous alleyways which lead to hidden gems whose allure will keep you wandering the streets for hours.  There is no question as to why Edinburgh is one…
Where to stay in Glasgow

Where to stay in Glasgow

Scotland’s largest city is often overshadowed by the historic capital, Edinburgh, but Glasgow city has a thriving cultural scene that is well worth exploring. This includes the Scottish Opera, the National Theater of Scotland and the Scottish Ballet. There’s also a lively music scene in Glasgow, evidenced by the UNESCO City of Music designation. Glasgow is a very walkable city, with a small underground system, as well as regular train and bus routes for getting around outside of Glasgow city centre. Using the guide below, you can find the best places to stay in Glasgow, Scotland. Don’t miss the chance to visit one of the most “up and coming” cities of the United Kingdom. We will cover off all types of Glasgow accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Glasgow hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Glasgow, the best Glasgow hotels, best places in Glasgow to visit,…
Where to stay in Edinburgh

Where to stay in Edinburgh

Scotland’s capital city continues to grow in popularity, drawing tourists from all over the world, making it the second most popular destination in the United Kingdom. Whether you are visiting one of Edinburgh’s famous festivals or coming to explore the rich history, there are many things to do in Edinburgh. To help you decide what area to stay in Edinburgh Scotland, we’ve rounded up some of the most popular neighbourhoods for travellers and the best Edinburgh hotels. The city is relatively compact and has an excellent bus system, plus taxi cabs are plentiful, so no matter where to stay in Edinburgh, you’ll have no trouble getting around town. We will cover off all types of Edinburgh accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Edinburgh hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Edinburgh, the best Edinburgh hotels, best places in Edinburgh to visit, the best places to stay in…
17 Things to do in Glasgow

17 Things to do in Glasgow

Glasgow is a port city that is often considered a cultural hub of Scotland, thanks to shipbuilding prosperity and being home to the Scottish Opera, the Scottish Ballet and the National Theater of Scotland. Glasgow has many quality museums, and a thriving music scene. Although it is not the capital, it is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest city in the United Kingdom.  Plan your trip to Scotland Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Scotland: 7 Adventures to Be Had in The Scottish Highlands 15 Things to do in Edinburgh – Tourist Guide Where to stay in Edinburgh This…
Things to do in Edinburgh - Tourist Guide

15 Things to do in Edinburgh – Tourist Guide

Edinburgh is Scotland’s capital, a relatively small, hilly city of 500,000 residents. Edinburgh attracts over 1 million foreign visitors each year, making it the United Kingdom’s second most popular tourist destination. Edinburgh has a rich history dating as far back as 8500 B.C. In the 18th century, Edinburgh thrived on several industries, including printing, brewing and distilling, and today has grown into a financial hub of the United Kingdom. Edinburgh hosts several festivals throughout the year, which may be worth planning your trip around. Plan your trip to Scotland Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Scotland: 7 Adventures to Be Had in…
Blue hour twilight at Eilean Donan Castle, Dornie town, in Scotland, United Kingdom. A 13th Century Castle in the Highlands of Scotland.Eilean Donan Castle is the most visited castle in the UK.

Romantic Escapades in Scotland

The entire landscape of Scotland looks like a scenic expanse plucked straight out of a postcard. The country evokes awe at first sight with its coastline, islands and castles. The culinary repute and the whole nightlife aspect of the country are also not far behind when it comes to casting a spell on visitors. If a romantic getaway is on the cards, I say without a doubt, zero in on Scotland. The country is dipped in hues of romance that serves as a perfect background to your deep rooted love. The country has everything that shall make you skip a beat and the bliss of witnessing it only doubles up when you are in Scotland with the love of your life. So, start your search for first class flight tickets and begin your journey in luxury, clinking those champagne glasses. Because, Scotland is all ears for your love story. Read…
7 Adventures to Be Had in The Scottish Highlands. If you want an adventure, breathe some fresh air and unwind, head to the Scottish Highlands. This is one of the most spectacular sceneries around the UK. They have everything you want, from mountains, to the coastline, and some deep beautiful lochs (and yes, Loch Ness is in the Highlands). You can even enjoy some of the best whisky in the world when you visit.

7 Adventures to Be Had in The Scottish Highlands

If you want an adventure,  breathe some fresh air and unwind, head to the Scottish Highlands. This is one of the most spectacular sceneries around the UK. They have everything you want, from mountains, to the coastline, and some deep beautiful lochs (and yes, Loch Ness is in the Highlands). You can even enjoy some of the best whisky in the world when you visit.   Plan your trip to Scotland Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Scotland: 9 awesome things to do in Inverness 15 Things to do in Edinburgh – Tourist Guide Where to stay in Edinburgh 17 Things to…