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Today, we visited key sites in Edinburgh including the castle, Royal Mile, Scottish Parliament, New Town, Scott Monument and Grassmarket culminating in an evening attendance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.



Corner of Grassmarket where public executions were once held.

This evening, I am posting information on Edinburgh’s Grassmarket which forms part of Scotland’s capital city.

The Grassmarket is located within easy reach of central Edinburgh and the Royal Mile, and stands under the shadow of Edinburgh’s famous castle. The area is popular with students and tourists who are attracted by the hotels, restaurants, pubs and shops. A European type ambience has been created by replacing car parking with a pedestrianized zone and pavement cafes.

Read more on Visit Grassmarket, Edinburgh…