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Whiskey experience

A nice side tour, although a little touristy, a fun experience for the money and of the whiskey... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Batavia, Illinois
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Street of LIght 2016

I am an Aussie with Scottish family so being in Edinburgh for Christmas was all about festive... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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14 Jul 2017
“Whiskey experience ”
11 Mar 2017
“Street of LIght 2016”
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

A nice side tour, although a little touristy, a fun experience for the money and of the whiskey regions of Scotland. A free taste at the end and get to keep the glass.

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

I am an Aussie with Scottish family so being in Edinburgh for Christmas was all about festive family activities. We went in a group of 9 which added to the fun. We had organised our free tickets some months prior via the Edinburgh Hogmanay website....More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Street of light 2015 was much better than 2016. Green and yellow lights nowhere near as nice as the red and blue the year before. Also the change in location from the Royal Mile to George Street affected the atmosphere.

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

A beautiful and ancient city, really worth visiting, so much to do for everyone, nightlife great, people friendly, sights and sounds that will stay with me for many years to come, thank you Edinburgh!

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Since the Street of Light was not far from our apartment, we decided to walk over one evening to see what it was all about. Basically an archway of LED lights whose change is somewhat synchronized with recorded music (for about 20 minutes or so)....More

Thank sazeracker
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Attended this George Street version of Street Of Light at 6pm on Sunday, 4th December 2016(1984?). Having made our way along a tastefully (if slightly corporate-style), light-decorated George Street from Waverley, we expected to queue in typical British fashion and be filtered through some kid...More

Thank eatbetter48
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Virgin money have decorated the Royal Mile with an amazing display of lights. Its hard to imagine during the daytime but at 6.30pm until 8.30pm the lights are turned on and it takes your breath away. Walk through the archway and look up and the...More

Thank einnejjja
Reviewed 27 December 2013

visited the xmas market on Monday 23rd dec as im in Edinburgh for xmas this year ,really enjoyed it only thing I was disappointed in was they haven't got the real reindeers this year as I was looking forward to seeing them, tried hot cider...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2013

My friend and I visited the Xmas market last night for some mulled wine. It has become a bit of a tradtion over the years. After last night I won't be going back. 2 glasses of mulled wine at 2 different stalls and it was...More

1  Thank IreneEH12
Reviewed 10 April 2013

This is our first time visiting Edinburg and we saw the Highland Experience one day Tour pamphlet at the visitor's center and went for it. The trip was fun, the scene was beautiful, but most of all, the driver/guide Iain was totally entertaining. He was...More

Thank Iam285
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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