111 Places in Edinburgh that you shouldn't miss - download pdf or read online

By Gillian Tait

ISBN-10: 395451883X

ISBN-13: 9783954518838

the last word insider's advisor to Edinburgh positive factors attention-grabbing and weird locations no longer 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 provide clear of the well-worn vacationer path. This e-book takes you to hidden corners and mystery attractions during this urban of contrasts, exploring attention-grabbing destinations unknown even to so much citizens, and revealing unforeseen elements of a few widely used neighborhood landmarks. wonder at a special underground temple hewn out of the dwelling rock; learn the way a world-famous illusionist got here to be buried right here – together with his puppy; discover why the town council as soon as commissioned a big electrical blanket; glance out for the standard Edinburgh submit field with an explosive historical past. notice the human tales at the back of a variety of areas, either unprecedented and ordinary, bringing to existence the tremendously different 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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