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Cowgate

5/9/2019
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These days known as Edinburgh's clubbing mecca, the Cowgate is the grungy, dirty beating heart of the city's nightlife – with a fair whack of history to boot!

Duration:00:14:25

Universityland

5/9/2019
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Ex-president of Edinburgh's Student University Association, Briana, takes you on a trip down memory lane, and around the University of Edinburgh's central campus, showing off some of the most significant, historical, beautiful (and ugly) university buildings! Start: Bristo Square, EH8.

Duration:00:37:57

Leith & Sectarianism

5/9/2019
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Tread through Leith's unsettled past, visiting crucial sites in the area's Sectarian struggles, and hearing memories from experienced Leithers along the way! Start: Ferrylee Care Home, North Junction Street, EH6.

Duration:00:24:43

Coffee in the City: The West End

4/23/2019
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From the perfect long black to an oat milk flat white, take a walk through central Edinburgh and learn about the city’s third wave coffee scene, while sipping on an espresso to go! Start: Fortitude Coffee, 3 York Place, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/CoffeeWE Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:19:36

An American in Leith

4/16/2019
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Eat and drink your way around Leith, through the eyes of this American, who’s made Scotland her adopted homeland! Start: Polentoni, 38 Easter Road, EH7

Duration:00:14:41

Rose Street

4/16/2019
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Bitesize strolls through quirky Edinburgh spots: explore Rose Street’s chequered history and get some top tips on pubs and things to do in the area! Start: East End of Rose Street, corner with South St David Street, EH2 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/RoseStr Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:12:29

Dean Bridge to Stockbridge

4/16/2019
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Postcard-perfect Dean Village is the setting for this picturesque walk along the Water of Leith and into the heart of gorgeous Stockbridge. Start: Corner of Princes Street and Queensferry Street, EH2 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/DeanToStock Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:20:27

Calton Hill

4/16/2019
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Take in the wonderous skyline from Edinburgh’s bitesize hill; gaze north to the Highlands, over the Firth of Forth, up at Arthur’s Seat and across the city to the Pentland Hills. Start: Howies, 29 Waterloo Place, EH1 Handy Map: https://tinyurl.com/y4rbvz5h Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey.

Duration:00:17:58

The Castle: Part One

4/16/2019
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Blow by blow history of Edinburgh’s famous Castle, and some of the events that have shaped this Scottish fortress. Start: Deacon Brodies’ Tavern, Lawnmarket, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/TheCastle Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:29:48

Clubs & DJs

4/16/2019
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Get your dancin’ shoes on (or at least, remember where to take ‘em when night falls), as you discover the best nightclubs and DJ hangs in the city, picked for you by female DJ collective, Miss World! Start: The Wee Red Bar, ECA, 74 Lauriston Place, EH3

Duration:00:16:37

Edinburgh's Live Music Venues

4/16/2019
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Visit some of the pubs and venues hosting live music throughout the week, as selected by an Edinburgh-based singer songwriter. Start: Leith Depot, 140 Leith Walk, EH6 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/LiveMusicEdin Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:14:27

Setts in the City: The Cobbles of the Royal Mile

4/16/2019
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What are those special brass cobbles found in odd formations all over Edinburgh’s Royal Mile? Find out and more, including the tale of the last public execution in the city! Start: The corner of St Mary’s Street and the Royal Mile, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Setts Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:28:07

Architecture: Part Two

4/16/2019
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Marvel at some of the city’s finest architecture, from the palatial Dundas House to the famous Balmoral Hotel. Start: Corner of George Street and Hanover Street, EH2 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Architecture Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:14:36

A Foodie's Guide to Leith: Part One

4/16/2019
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Eat your way around Edinburgh’s most sought-after neighbourhood. Start: The Little Chartroom, 30 Albert Place, EH7 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Records1 Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:22:22

A Foodie's Guide to Leith: Part Two

4/16/2019
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Discover Leith’s culinary delights on this foodie adventure around the Shore, from roasted coffee to homemade doughnuts, teapot cocktails to the perfect eggs. Start: Toast, 65 The Shore, EH6 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Foodie1 Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:22:16

Historic Pubs Of The Old Town

4/16/2019
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No matter your tipple, it can all be found and more in this tour of Old Town’s historic and atmospheric boozers – grab a dram and get exploring! Start: Deacon Brodies’ Tavern, 435 Lawnmarket, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/PubsOldTown Survey:http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:21:36

A Walk Through Princes Street Gardens

4/16/2019
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Trail through the beautiful gardens that make up the heart of Edinburgh, learn about the history of the areas famous landmarks and enjoy wonderful views of the Castle to boot. Start: Gate to Princes Street Gardens, Waverley Bridge, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/PSGarden Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:19:20

Edinburgh's Record Shops: Part Three

4/16/2019
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Finish up our tour of Edinburgh’s most beloved record shops with this bitesize stroll through sunny Stockbridge. Start: Start: Vox Box, 21 St Stephen Street, EH3 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Records3 Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:07:53

Edinburgh's Record Shops: Part Two

4/16/2019
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The second part ventures into the real city – from the Canongate to Elm Row, explore Leith Walk’s record shop delights. Start: Unknown Pleasures, 110 Canongate, EH8 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Records2 Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:10:05

Edinburgh's Record Shops: Part One

4/16/2019
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Dig through Old Town’s most cherished vinyl haunts with an established, passionate Edinburgh DJ. Start: Underground Solu’shn, Cockburn Street, EH1 Handy Map: http://tiny.cc/Records1 Survey: http://tiny.cc/TraxSurvey

Duration:00:11:50