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Grassmarket, Edinburgh

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  • In the shadow of Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket was originally a marketplace for horses and cattle between the 14th and 19th centuries. It was also a place of public executions. Today it is a bustling....  more »
  • Very good street in the shadow of the castle. Very good selection of bars and shops. On Saturday there is a pleasant market mainly food. Very atmospheric area  more »
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