Places to Visit While Studying in Edinburgh


With outstanding public transport links and a wide variety of excellent accommodation around Scotland, there’s no excuse not to see more of Scotland’s dynamic cities and breath-taking landscapes. Here are just a few popular tourist stops to give an indication of the variety of incredible attractions throughout Scotland. 


Less than an hour from Edinburgh, Scotland’s largest city is renowned for its friendly people, exciting bars, and great shows. Alongside there are world-class attractions and a rich and fascinating history, making it an excellent place to have a good time and gain a better understanding of Scotland and its unique spirit.

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River Clyde, Glasgow. Photo by VisitScotland.

Loch Ness

World famous for Nessie - the monster that is said to live within it - this loch stretches through 23 miles of stunning Highland landscapes. Visit the picturesque and historic ruins of Urquhart Castle, take a cruise along the loch or simply have a look out for the elusive monster.


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Loch Ness. Photo by VisitScotland.

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