Edinburgh is magical at Christmas and New Year. It has Christmas markets, lights, a street party, fireworks, ice skating, fun fairs, concerts, a torchlight procession, and wonderful shops and restaurants.
Morningside was recently voted one of the best places to live in Scotland. It is a delightful and charming place to stay.
It has an abundance of lovely cafes, restaurants and independent shops and buses every 10 minutes to take you directly into the city centre.