Edinburgh

“Edinburgh’s Hiddden Walks” This short walk takes you on a tour around the tombstones of edinburgh’s more notable characters in the kirkyard surrounding the Greyfriars Kirk which also has its own...

This is a very popular destination for locals and visitors. Cramond Island is a tidal island about one mile out to sea, which is connected to the mainland at low tide...

Greyfriars Kirkyard is the graveyard surrounding Greyfriars Kirk in Edinburgh, Scotland. It is located at the southern edge of the Old Town, adjacent to George Heriot’s School. Burials have been taking...

The candlemakers moved to the Bristo area in 1722 when a fire in a candlemakers workshop killed the Deacon of the Bonnet Makers Guild. The whole trade was banished from the...

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In 1850 a gardener called John Gray, together with his wife Jess and son John, arrived in Edinburgh. Unable to find work as a gardener he avoided the workhouse by joining...