How to enjoy Edinburgh on a budget

Holidays are fun. We all know it. Seeing new places, exploring different countries and cities and broadening your horizons. Holidays on a budget can be even more fun. You can’t just go to all the big attractions or eat in the closest restaurant. You have to really delve into the tiny back roads, find the independent bistros and eateries that get overlooked in the guide books.

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I have recently come back from four nights in Edinburgh on such a budget holiday. I’m still a student and the Bearded One is on a seasonal contract at the railway so we only had a certain amount of money between us. It didn’t stop us having the best time away without paying through the nose everywhere we went. Here are my top recommendations for enjoying your holidays without paying too much.

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