Secret Edinburgh

We take an alternative look at Auld Reekie, guiding you off the tourist trail to uncover some real hidden gems in Secret Edinburgh

Have a look at the map below to find our 26 alphabet locations throughout the city – yes, we even managed to find one for X!

You can click and drag the map to move around, use the toggles on the left-hand side to zoom in or go full-screen, and click on the lettered locations for more information and a link to the article for each entry.

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The complete A – Z

Anatomical Museum

Broughton Street

The Cameo


Elvis Shakespeare

Falko Konditormeister

Gardens of the Royal Mile

The Himalaya Café

Inverleith Park

Joseph Pearce’s

Kyoto Friendship Garden

The Lane Sale

Morningside’s Wild West Town

Newhaven Harbour

Oxford Bar

Parliament Hall

Queen Street Gardens

Ronde Cycle Café

Secret Society


Union of Genius

Victorian Baths

Water of Leith Walkway

X Files

Yellow Bench


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