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things to do in East Lothian

East Lothian might be on Edinburgh’s doorstep but it is a destination in its own right. Here are my favourite things to do in East Lothian.

Aberlady Bay

We’ve fallen in love with East Lothian so much that we’ve been looking for somewhere to live; we try Aberlady on for size.

A botanical wonderland

From a tropical rainforest to an arid desert, the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh glasshouses hide a botanical wonderland.

Tantallon Castle and Bass Rock

Tantallon Castle sits on a dramatic cliff face, head to Seacliff beach to really get an idea of just how formidable this castle really is.

Tyninghame Beach

Whether the sun is shining or the wind is blowing right through, there few places that bring a smile to my face in quite the same way as Tyninghame Beach.

New Lanark

New Lanark, one of only 6 World Heritage Sites in Scotland, is the jewel in the Clyde Valleys crown.

Blackness Castle: the ship that never sailed

Blackness Castle is often called ‘the ship that never sailed’ due to its boat-like appearance from the sea, it’s location also makes for some stunning views of the river and across to Fife.