ONLY IN EDINBURGH

A Guide to Unique Locations, Hidden Corners and Unusual Objects

Explore Edinburgh's volcanic geography, ancient alleys and architectural modernism with this new guide to the Scottish capital.

 

"A resounding success because it takes the reader far beyond the visitor attractions that appear in just about every guide to the city." (www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk)

• A comprehensive illustrated guide to more than 100 fascinating and unusual sights in one of Europe's great capital cities

• Secret gardens and haunted theatres, mysterious monuments and unexpected underworlds, industrial relics and unusual places of worship

• From crumbling castles and historic churches to an Art Deco petrol station and a modern library for poets

• The Innocent Railway, mysterious Gilmerton Cove, the Craigentinny Marbles, and a Scottish Acropolis

• Coffee with Harry Potter, the Arthur's Seat Coffins, Trainspotting in Leith, and the Skating Minister

• The ideal city guide for travellers who want to escape the crowds and go beyond the well-known paths, as well as for those inhabitants who perhaps thought they already knew their city

 

Author: Duncan JD Smith  Publisher: The Urban Explorer
ISBN-13: 978-3-9504218-0-4  Edition: 1 (2016)
Specification: Paperback, 232 pages, 111 colour photos & two fold-out maps, 13.5 x 21cm
Price: £16.95, EURO 22, US$ 22.95, CDN$ 29.95

 

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Ground breaking guide for city explorers (British Guild of Travel Writers)

 

A resounding success as a guidebook (www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk)

 

Informative and pleasantly quirky (www.go-eat-do.com)

 

A beautiful and erudite new guidebook (www.maproom.net)

 

Particularly useful and detailed (www.offbeateats.org)

 

An attractive and fascinating book (www.beyond-london-travel.com)

 

Secrets of Edinburgh Castle (www.offbeattravel.com)

 

Cramond: An Ancient Village in Edinburgh (www.hiddeneurope.co.uk)

 

A world of intrigue and fascination (www.terrymarsh.com)

 

Gifts for Travelers (www.europeupclose.com)


A different perspective (Cockburn Association newsletter February 2017)


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Only in Edinburgh ISBN-13: 978-3-9504218-0-4

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