Scotland | Edinburgh Guide

Localizado na costa sul de Firth of Rorth, Edimburgo tem sido a capital da Escócia desde o século 15, lar do parlamento escocês e sede da monarquia escocesa. É a segunda cidade mais populosa da Escócia e o segundo maior centro financeiro do Reino Unido.
Historicamente parte de Midlothian, a cidade tem sido um centro de educação, particularmente nas áreas de medicina, direito escoceses, literatura, ciências e engenharia; A Universidade de Edimburgo é uma universidade de alto nível internacional fundada em 1582. A cidade também abriga o Festival Internacional de Edimburgo , o Fringe , sendo este último o maior festival internacional de artes do mundo, e o Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo . Os locais históricos de Edimburgo incluem o Castelo de Edimburgo , o Palácio Holyrood , as igrejas de St. Giles, Greyfriars e Canongate, e a extensa Cidade Nova da Geórgia , construída no século XVIII. De EdimburgoCidade Velha eCidade Novajuntos estão listados como Património Mundial da UNESCO.
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Anyone who thinks Scotland is just the land of bagpipes and kilts is in for a big surprise. Edinburgh is imbued with enchantment in each quirky nook, crumbling castle, and rolling green hill. But while the city itself may be magical, its people are some of the most down to earth. Unpretentious and welcoming, they’re ready to pour you a beer or tell you a story about the inspiring city they call home.
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
N 55.95° / W 3.18°
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The first book in the internationally-famous book series Harry Potter was written in local Edinburgh cafes, like The Elephant House. The nearby graveyard, Greyfriars Kirkyard, also inspired author JK Rowling, who named some of the book’s characters after the cemetery’s inhabitants.
When to go
It’s Scotland, so you’re almost guaranteed a couple of rainy days. But your chances of being rained out lessen in the summer when temperatures are mild and warm. Some of the best festivals also take place in the summer, such as Fringe and the Edinburgh International Festival.
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If you can’t imagine a trip without ample shopping time, then Edinburgh is perfect for you. Filled with boutique shops, designer storefronts, creaky old bookshops and funky record stores, you will walk away with the perfect memento of your trip. Walk along the Royal Mile and Victoria Street to find the best boutiques and shops. If you are more into window shopping than actually spending cash, you might also check out the fashion exhibit at the National Gallery, where you can explore centuries of style.
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Dungeons and Dragons
Scotland is magical for many reasons and has long inspired authors like Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson. It’s not hard to see why. From the stately Edinburgh Castleto the ruins of Holyrood Abbey, to haunted pubs and graveyards, you can feel the mythical history in every stone and brick. You might even want to rent a car and drive the three hours to Loch Ness and see if you can spot the ancient monster beneath the water.
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One Last Call for Alcohol
If you don't go on at least one pub crawl in Edinburgh, you aren’t doing it right. Scots are not afraid of a little drinking, and you should take full advantage of that. Opt for a tour of a distillery, such as the Scotch Whisky Experience or the Edinburgh Gin distillery. If you want less touring and more drinking, just opt for a local pub crawl and party the night away with the locals. We recommend Three Sisters and the Jolly Judge.
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The Land of Camelot
If you want to get out of the city center, the surrounding country is gorgeous. Taking the leisurely hike to Arthur's Seat is a popular experience, offering a gorgeous view of the city. Spend the afternoon exploring the surrounding Holyrood Park, which comes with stunning lakes and church ruins, and then end the day with a picnic and the sunset. You might also stroll or bike along the Water of Leith walkway that runs through some of the quieter parts of Edinburgh, like the adorable Dean Village and the docks of Leith.
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Jamie's Discovery
"My favourite thing to do in Edinburgh is take in the sights. There are so many great vantage points to view the city from every angle. These include Arthur’s Seat (an extinct volcano in the centre of the city), the Edinburgh Castle esplanade and my personal favourite, Calton Hill, which I am lucky enough to live right next to. I’m also a frequent cinema-goer, and if you’d like a bit of authenticity with your cinema experience, the Dominion or Cameo cinemas offer a chance to enjoy a film in an old-school environment. Finally, I am an exercise enthusiast, which, living in Edinburgh, is made very easy to enjoy. I often cycle out into East Lothian, or go running in Holyrood Park, which gives you breathtaking vistas of the city."
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A Bit of Haggis Never Hurt No One
Discoverer Emma recommends The Abbey Bar for “a full Scottish breakfast with all the works,” including haggis, obviously. If you aren’t familiar with the famous Scottish dish, haggis is a savory meat pudding that is much tastier than it sounds. Oink offers some of the best pulled pork sandwiches in Europe, and you can’t forget the classic fish and chips available at most local pubs. For a fancy night out, Edinburgh boasts several Michelin-star restaurants like Number One and The Kitchin.
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Pardon My Manor
Just outside the city, you can find Scotland’s top rated hotel. Located in a 17th-century mansion, Prestonfield is a lavish retreat that will make you feel like Scottish aristocracy. Romantic and indulgent, this hotel features beautiful gardens and antique decor that will transport you back in time.
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Edinburgh is a place of secrets. Everyone has one. It’s up to you to discover yours. The Royal Mile has some really good treasures. My favourite coffee isn’t on the high street it’s a hole in the wall somewhere in Comely Bank. Find it for yourself! -@klicketykai
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Don't bother with an umbrella. Chances are it will go upside down with the wind. It's better to have a really good rain jacket! - @all.little.things_
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The train is accessible and convenient for some day trips that, if you have time, are worth checking out. Some places you can travel to by train include North Berwick, St. Andrews, Linlithgow, Stirling. The local bus system is great, too. Easy and convenient to get around the place. They have a super easy app that can guide you where you want to go. -
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20 comentários:

  1. Frankly22 outubro

    Nice travel post!

  2. Ana Filipa Dias22 outubro

    Olá Delta, eu adorei este post sobre Edimburgo, eu queria muito conhecer por causa do Harry Potter. Beijos

  3. Stephany22 outubro

    Je suis accro à votre blog! Je l'aime! ^-^

  4. A must-see city x

  5. Michelle Casnilli22 outubro

    Da quando ho incontrato il tuo blog a causa dei tuoi consigli di viaggio seguo sempre

  6. Megan Isbery22 outubro

    So wonderful place Delta :)

  7. MAria Fernandes22 outubro

    O Reino Unido é tão mágico e especialmente a Escócia

  8. Olá Delta, estou ansiosa para saber para onde será a tua viagem. Te mandei um email, espero que respondas. És uma grande inspiração para mim e estás no Top 3 das minhas bloggers preferidas. Beijos e adoro te

  9. Patrick Fernandez23 outubro

    Hola encanta Edimburg. Lo quiero conocer ��

  10. Sadey Ali24 outubro

    I really like ^^

  11. Hi Delta. I commented in the post from Switzerland and I see again your blog and new post is about my dream destination. I love Scotland because I'm very fan of Harry Potter..

  12. Anónimo24 outubro

    Me encanta guapa :) gracias

  13. Carolina Casanova24 outubro

    Cada vez qe vejo algo sobre a Escocia tambem so me embra harry potter. bjs

  14. Me encanta! Tengo que conocer personalmente!

  15. Hey there! beautiful place <3

  16. Alice Salazar24 outubro

    Oi Delta, como vc ta? Espero que esteja desfrutando de sua viagem....amo que vc coloque guias sempre que vai viajar. Bjos

  17. Edimburgo è una meravigliosa Delta. Ho visto sul tuo instagram che stai visitando. Buon divertimento. Clio

  18. Sarah Noris24 outubro

    Edinbourgh looks so beautiful even in the winter. I visited UK but not Scot.

  19. Amazing


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