December 23, 2017

Download PDF by Gillian Tait: 111 Places in Edinburgh that you shouldn't miss

By Gillian Tait

the final word insider's advisor to Edinburgh gains attention-grabbing and strange areas now not present in conventional trip courses. Edinburgh is rightly celebrated for its well-known ancient and cultural points of interest. yet for the discerning customer it has even more to supply clear of the well-worn vacationer path. This publication takes you to hidden corners and mystery points of interest during this urban of contrasts, exploring interesting destinations unknown even to such a lot citizens, and revealing unforeseen facets of a few universal neighborhood landmarks. wonder at a different underground temple hewn out of the dwelling rock; find out how a world-famous illusionist got here to be buried right here – along with his puppy; discover why the town council as soon as commissioned an incredible electrical blanket; glance out for the normal Edinburgh put up field with an explosive historical past. notice the human tales at the back of a variety of areas, either unheard of and common, bringing to lifestyles the enormously diversified cityscape the place humans were leaving their mark for no less than 5,000 years. Entdecken Sie versteckte Orte und Geschichten abseits der bekannten Pfade, die den wahren Charakter Edinburghs enthüllen.Edinburgh ist berühmt für seine historischen und kulturellen Sehenswürdigkeiten. Aber es hat abseits der ausgetretenen Touristenpfade noch viel mehr zu bieten. Dieses Buch führt Sie zu versteckten und geheimen Plätzen in dieser Stadt der Gegensätze, es zeigt faszinierende Orte, die selbst den meisten Edinburghern unbekannt sind, und enthüllt unerwartete Aspekte bekannter Wahrzeichen. Bestaunen Sie einen einzigartigen unterirdischen Tempel, der aus einem Felsen gehauen wurde. Erfahren Sie, wie ein weltberühmter Zauberer hier gemeinsam mit seinem Hund beerdigt wurde. Finden Sie heraus, warum der Stadtrat einst eine riesige Heizdecke in Auftrag gegeben hat. Oder halten Sie Ausschau nach einem gewöhnlichen Edinburgher Briefkasten, hinter dem eine explosive Geschichte steckt.

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