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  • Hey guys!

  • Welcome back to Uni Light Adventure.

  • This week we're showing you how to get the most out of 48 hours in the iconic city of Edinburgh.

  • So let's get started!

  • Edinburgh is a stunning historical city that's filled with beautiful architecture.

  • Start your first day by exploring the city streets and meeting the locals as you make your way up the Royal Mile.

  • It's the beating heart of Edinburgh, filled with friendly faces and quintessential shops.

  • You'll find everything from whiskey to Kashmir as you wander up to the crown jewel, Edinburgh Castle.

  • Exploring its grounds is like stepping back in time with fairy tale-like features everywhere you look, venture through the narrow walkways and open rooms adorned with royal relics.

  • You can even take a tour of the old prison quarters to learn how criminals would have lived back in the 1700s.

  • If you're a history buff this absolutely has to be on your bucket list.

  • If you're looking for a great place to eat, the city is full of them.

  • But one of our favorites is cafe Royale.

  • It's a historic Victorian pub with all the ornate details you'd expect.

  • Marble floors goldleaf finishes and stained-glass windows make it one of the most opulent places to eat in the city.

  • They're always the bar serves off a beautifully crafted menu of fine foods.

  • It can be a little pricey here but if you don't have the budget you can always sit in the pub area for a tasty British pub lunch.

  • Next, work off your lunch with a walk of Calton Hill in the city centre.

  • Here you'll find beautiful monuments in a peaceful setting with some brilliant views of Edinburgh.

  • It's a great spot to snap a few unmissable photos.

  • If you've stayed with the schedule up to here then you may have some free time to explore the city before dinner.

  • Devil's Advocate is a great place to go for your evening meal.

  • Grab yourself a signature cocktail and choose some of the great eats from their menu.

  • The bar is packed with personality and makes the perfect start to a night out.

  • Another great place for more of a drinking experience is brew he mia.

  • Where you can book a tasting to sample some of Scotland's best whiskey and beers.

  • It's a brilliant place to go with a group of friends and there's often a great atmosphere created by live music.

  • Day two.

  • If you love a hike we recommend heading up Arthur's Seat.

  • This towering rock face sits perfectly at the edge of the city and offers great views.

  • The hike isn't difficult and it's a great chance to escape from the busy streets.

  • If you get up a little earlier, it's a brilliant place to watch the Sun rise.

  • Back in the city, Armstrong's vintage is a must visit for the style conscious.

  • Its rails are filled with quirky accessories and hidden treasures.

  • You might just find your new favorite outfit right here.

  • Dean Village is the most picturesque neighbourhood with colorful streets and historic buildings.

  • There's a real sense of character here.

  • It's built along the beautiful canal with pretty washing lines in a wonderful courtyard.

  • It really is like something from a fairy tale, and it's a great place for a relaxing stroll.

  • You can snap some great photos here as well so it's definitely worth a visit.

  • Now is a good time to grab some lunch.

  • And if you're looking for vegan options or just open to trying something new, then holy cow might be perfect for you, with delicious plant-based burgers and tasty sweet treats.

  • After lunch, drive out of the city center and head to Gilmerton Cove.

  • Here you can uncover the mysterious underground history of Edinburgh.

  • This series of passageways and chambers is believed to have been hand-carved by a local blacksmith in the 18th century.

  • At the time it was used as a secret drinking den and a Smuggler's lair.

  • With tales of ghosts and spirits it's really eerie down there and you can't help feeling like there's always someone stood behind you.

  • A little further out you'll find rise extreme air sports.

  • Test your skills on the crazy obstacle courses, challenge your friends to a game of dodgeball and catch big air on that endless trampolines.

  • This factory of fun is the perfect adrenaline filled way to end your trip.

  • Well that's all we have time for on this one, but we'd love to hear your recommendations for Edinburgh in the comments below.

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48 Hours In EDINBURGH | UNILAD Adventure

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    April Lu posted on 2019/03/21
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