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4 Places in Edinburgh Worth A Wander #1

I share a lot of photos of Edinburgh where I like to visit just to have a wander because it’s so pretty and today I thought I’d round up 4 of my favourite places to do so… so if you’re visiting Edinburgh or live in or around the area and are at lost with something to do on a Sunday then why not venture out and have a nice little wander…

Portobello Beach

 

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Portobello Beach¬†is a very typical UK beach, I love walking along the promenade and popping into the amusements and grabbing some ice cream or fish and ships… Theres also an array of little cafes to stop in for a cup of tea or hot chocolate to warm up with.

Princes Street Gardens 

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Located in Princes Street and with Edinburgh Castle in the background, Princes St Gardens is always worth having a wander through… anytime of the year, Winter, Spring, Autumn and Winter, it is such a beautiful setting, I love wandering through and looking at all the memorial benches… during the warmer months it’s a popular place to go for a picnic and theres an excellent play park for kids too.

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The Royal Mile

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The Royal Mile is really cool part of Edinburgh’s old town, with lovely old buildings and cobbled streets, During the Fringe Festival in August the Royal Mile is a must as it’s filled with street performers from all over the world doing weird and wonderful things!
A lot of organised ghost tours takes place at this part of the city. I recommend coming in the evening when it’s quieter there is something quite eerie about it.

South Queensferry
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Located on more the outskirt of Edinburgh is South Queensferry, with the Forth Bridge and Forth Road Bridge in the background, this is the perfect place to grab a ice cream and have a wee walk on a nice warm day, with small streets and cobbles and cute little nick nack shops, it’s such a lovely place to be…
It also looks wonderful in the evening when it’s dark!

Hope you enjoyed this post!

Louise x

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