9 of Edinburgh’s worst kept ‘secrets’ that pretty much everyone knows about
WHILE the Capital is chock-full of hidden curiosities, and plenty of forgotten landmarks and abandoned buildings to explore, it’d be slightly disingenuous to describe any of them as ‘secret’.
The truth is, we live in a world where the minutiae of every so-called ‘secret’ is regurgitated online on a regular basis. From Morningside’s well-kent Wild West to the forever teeming cycle path of the Innocent Railway Tunnel, we’ve compiled a short inventory showcasing the city’s worst kept secrets that pretty much everyone knows about.
5. Scotland Street Tunnel
Okay, so it's been bricked up for decades and not publicly-accessible, but if you're unaware of Scotland Street Tunnel then you're probably not from around here...
Okay, so a roman-style mausoleum is a rather unusual thing to find in a suburb, the Craigentinny Marbles is so huge it sticks out above the surrounding houses and is easily spotted from the top deck of a bus.