A neighbourhood guide to Edinburgh

While still renowned for its grand, imposing aesthetic, the Scottish capital has been busy sprucing up once-gritty parts of town into happening new neighbourhoods. 

How to plan an architecture walking tour along Edinburgh’s Royal Mile

The Scottish capital was heralded as the pinnacle of European urban planning when, in the 18th century, its neo-classical New Town was built as a harmonious compliment to the Medieval fortress and lanes of the historic quarter.

Edinburgh's best hotels

Like the city itself, Edinburgh's best hotels are full of character, from plant-filled period apartments to gothic love nests

The Graphic: Queensferry Crossing

Ahead of its landmark opening outside Edinburgh in May, get to grips with the new forth bridge — Scotland's biggest transport infrastructure project in a generation

Eat: Edinburgh

If being one of Europe’s most stunning — and visited — cities wasn’t enough, Edinburgh has become one of its greatest gourmet destinations with a host of exciting chefs, restaurants and producers

Rooms under £100: Toronto

Live it large in Canada's city of cool at one of these bargain B&Bs and the latest HQ of hipsterdom — all for under £100.

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