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Discover Edinburgh’s Hidden Gems

Uncover Leith’s Sicilian Pastry Shop, dance your night away at The Jazz Bar, and learn about the palatial architecture of Edinburgh’s New Town. Go crate-digging for vinyl in Stockbridge, catch a local band at Sneaky Pete’s, and get breakfast on the Shore. From Calton Hill to Arthur’s Seat, Leith Walk to the Meadows…

With Trax ranging from 15-30 minutes, you’ll have more than enough time to discover Edinburgh’s hidden gems.

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Our Trax

Coffee In The City: Bruntsfield 

Axel Goransson

2km

Axel is back! This time, he takes us around Bruntsfield’s best coffee hotspots on this caffeine-focused Trax!

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Coffee in the City: The West End

Axel Goransson

2.8km

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!

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An American in Leith

Jessica Armstrong

3km

Eat and drink your way around Leith, through the eyes of this American, who’s made Scotland her adopted homeland!

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Coffee in the City: Southside

Axel Goransson

1.7km

Our coffee aficionado explores the Southside’s best espresso and shows you some hidden caffeine gems!

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A Whisky Walk: Old Town

Mark Thomson

2km

He’s the ambassador for Glenfiddich, and an Edinburgh native: let ‘single malt Mark’ show you a handful of his favourite spots to grab a dram. 

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A Whisky Walk: New Town

Mark Thomson

1.5km

In this whisky wander, Mark reveals a few of his most beloved watering holes. 

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A Foodie’s Guide to Leith Walk

Holly Lithgow (Little Lady of Leith)

2.5km

Eat your way around Edinburgh’s most sought-after neighbourhood. 

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A Foodie’s Guide to the Shore

Holly Lithgow (Little Lady of Leith)

2km

Discover Leith’s culinary delights on this foodie adventure around the Shore – from roasted coffee to homemade doughnuts, teapot cocktails to the perfect eggs. 

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Historic Pubs of the Old Towns

Fiona Brown

700m

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!

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East Asians Eat: Episode One

Lily & Jeff

2km

After becoming best mates at an ‘Edinburgh Far East Lifestyle Meetup’ group in Edinburgh, Lily & Jeff spend their time seeking out the best, authentic East Asian food in the city! Listen to their foodie podcast and discover Edinburgh’s hidden dim sum delights and best bowls of steaming pho. 

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