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Edinburgh

Air travel

Flight test: Qatar Dreamliner business class

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Flight Test So many little touches add up to make Qatar Airways' Dreamliner business-class virtually unbeatable.

UK

Edinburgh: One day three ways

Brian Johnston Visit grim Edinburgh Castle for centuries a fortress and royal residence.

Scotland

Talk of the Town

Anthony Dennis Edinburgh's mysterious 'modern' half deserves exploring, writes Anthony Dennis.

Scotland

Door to kilt-edged glamour

Hotel Missoni Edinburgh

Sheriden Rhodes Amid Edinburgh's grey grandeur, a glamorous Italian bolthole serves prosecco on tap and has doormen in Missoni kilts, writes Sheriden Rhodes.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Icy plunge to start the new year

Hogmanay swim New Year

Scotland's 'loony dookers' have started 2013 with a splash, as 1100 bathers took to the water to welcome in the new year.

Photos

The world's sexiest hotel pools

Dip your toe into some of the best hotel pools around the world.

Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Tripologist: Spring to autumn the Scots come out to play

Chippendales promote their Edinburgh Fringe Festival show

Tripologist I would like to travel from Paris to Scotland by train, hire a car and stay in boutique hotels that serve good food.

Old towns

Top 10 Old Town districts: theatre of the streets

Secrets to unravel ... a young geisha girl in downtown Kyoto.

Heading to the oldest parts of a city delivers the richest rewards, writes Kerry van der Jagt.

Map of Edinburgh

Travel News

Tourist boom fuels rush for bigger, better airports in Asia

Terminal 1 Exterior at Singapore Changi International Airport

9:32am | Asian countries are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel in the region.

Floating snowflake hotel offers different view of Northern Lights

JOHN O'CEALLAIGH 8:35am | Travellers who dream of seeing the Northern Lights will have the opportunity to do so from a glass-roofed, snowflake-shaped floating hotel come 2017.

Why some flights are safer than others

4:45pm | Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe step aboard an plane. But not all flights are equally safe.

Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

1:38pm | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

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