Edinburgh. Con Cartina. Ediz. Inglese

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Lonely Planet, 2008 - Travel - 176 pages
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What Will Your Edinburgh Encounter Be?

...a drink or two in the atmospheric Cafe Royal Circle Bar
...catching your breath while admiring the views from Arthur's Seat
...ghost-hunting in Edinburgh's eerie underworld
...being king or queen for the day on the Royal Yacht Britannia
...some of the best vegetarian cuisine in the country at David Bann
...chuckling at your favorite new comedian at the Edinburgh Festival

Discover Twice The City In Half The Time
...full-colour pull-out map and detailed neighborhood maps for easy navigation
...our resident author recommends the very best sights, restaurants, shops and bars
...unique itineraries and highlights help you make the most of your trip
...local experts reveal Edinburgh's secrets from a real ale drinker's favorite pubs to a Tollcorss resident's tips for discovering the up-and-coming canal quarter

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Review: Edinburgh Encounter (Lonely Planet Encounters)

User Review  - Hikerdee - Goodreads

This is the one travel guide that gave me the directions for hill-walking to Arthur's Seat from Hollyrood Park, and there is a good map included. Read full review

Review: Edinburgh Encounter (Lonely Planet Encounters)

User Review  - Dee Renee Chesnut - Goodreads

This is the one travel guide that gave me the directions for hill-walking to Arthur's Seat from Hollyrood Park, and there is a good map included. Read full review

Contents

THIS IS EDINBURGH
7
HIGHLIGHTS
8
EDINBURGH DIARY
23
ITINERARIES
27
NEIGHBOURHOODS
32
OLDTOWN
36
HOLYROOD ARTHURS SEAT
64
NEWTOWN
72
ACCOMMODATION
138
DRINKING
140
FOOD
142
ARCHITECTURE
144
GAY EDINBURGH
146
KIDS EDINBURGH
147
VIEWS
148
BACKGROUND
149

WESTEND STOCKBRIDGE
96
SOUTH EDINBURGH
108
LEITHTHE WATERFRONT
126
SNAPSHOTS
136
DIRECTORY
157
INDEX
169
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