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Edinburgh's Best Budget Ideas

Destination(s): Edinburgh

Although some of the major attractions in Edinburgh are levied with a hefty fee, travellers do not need to miss out on experiencing the city because their pockets are on the lighter side. Follow Edinburgh's best budget ideas in this brief guide to find affordable places to eat, drink and stay sheltered for an afternoon. Sample Scottish culture with a snack from the Clam Shell Fish and Chip Shop, or while away the afternoon in the Museum of Scotland, admission free. read more about Edinburgh's Best Budget Ideas

National Museum of Scotland

National Museum of Scotland

  • Chambers Street
  • tel:+44 131 247 4422
  • Visit website
  • Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

The National Museum of Scotland is an excellent museum that describes the history of Scotland from the Stone Age to modern times. This museum is a must visit for those interested in the early Celtic and Pictish history of the country. read more about National Museum of Scotland

Arthur's Seat and the Salisbury Crags

Arthur's Seat and the Salisbury Crags

  • Salisbury Crags
  • Holyrood Park
  • tel:+44 845 225 5121 (Tourist Information)
  • Visit website
  • Edinburgh, EH16

 Like Castle Rock, Arthur's Seat and the Salisbury Crags were formed by an extinct volcano and carved out by moving glaciers. These hills, lochs (lakes) and cliffs make up Holyrood Park and offer somewhat easy walking trails. Arthur's Seat is the highest point in Edinburgh (251 meters high) and is located at the center of the park while the Crags are located west of it. It is not known if the name is truly related to the mythology of King Arthur. read more about Arthur's Seat and the Salisbury Crags

Midweek Mayhem

Midweek Mayhem

  • 9c The Liquid Room,Victoria Street
  • tel:44 131 225 2564
  • Edinburgh, EH1 2HE
Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens

  • Princes Street
  • Princes St
  • Edinburgh

Step out amongst the vibrancy of Edinburgh city centre and visit Princes Street Gardens. Take in views of Edinburgh Castle and the Old Town on one side of this splendid park and the bustle of the New Town on the other. Princes Street Gardens is the gateway to the shopping district beyond, it is a great place to wander through with historic monuments and a fountain. Frequented by families, students and performers Princes Street Gardens is alive with people. read more about Princes Street Gardens

Common Grounds Café Bar

Common Grounds Café Bar

  • 02/03/07 North Bank Street
  • tel:44 131 226 1146
  • Edinburgh, EH1 2LP
Clam Shell Fish and Chip Shop

Clam Shell Fish and Chip Shop

  • 148 High Street
  • tel:44 131 225 4338
  • Edinburgh, EH1 1QS
Bar Java

Bar Java

  • 48-50 Constitution Street
  • Leith
  • tel:44 131 467 7527
  • Edinburgh, EH6 6RS