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Calton Hill is one of Edinburgh's main hills, set right in the city centre. It is unmistakable with its Athenian acropolis poking above the skyline.
Beltane Fire Festival is a walking festival at sundown on Calton Hill. It is a ticketed event, and date floats each year to reflect start of spring. Starts around 8pm and lasts 5 hours if you stay for the full thing. We did take kids (in pram) the first time - but if you are prudish stay away! lots…
Amazing spot in the heart of the city! Great for photos and a breath of fresh air.
''Truly wonderful views with outstanding monuments, marvelous views from all angles. very easy to choose other interesting sites from up there.''
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“Brush the cobwebs away and climb Arthur’s seat to see the fabulous views. It can be cold. U need trainers! Put the high heels away! ”
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“Special evening event at Edinburgh Castle: Castle of Light: Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’. Follow in the footsteps of Scotland’s heroes and be welcomed by stunning visuals and state of the art lighting installations. Watch as the history of this iconic landmark illuminates the very walls that saw it unfold. A magical experience for all of the family - Prepare to be dazzled! First year this has been put on so we can't tell you much more except all the locals are excited about it. You must book online beforehand and wear appropriate clothing for the outdoors as it can be chilly up on Castle Rock! Book here: xzzzz and let us know what you think so we can tell other guests. ”
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“The Queen's official residence in Edinburgh and the home of Scottish royal history. Open throughout the year, the Palace of Holyroodhouse stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile, with beautiful views of Arthur's Seat. ”
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“A great option if it's raining during your stay and you want to be indoors, the museum is free although there are occasionally exhibitions you can pay to see. It's bigger than you might think and recommend you give yourself a few hours at least to look around!”
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