Edinburgh Voted Second Most Family-Friendly City in Europe

Kid Friendly — By Christina Maria Paschyn on March 24, 2011 at 1:59 am

Edinburgh has been named the second most family-friendly city in Europe in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Family awards. Florence took the top spot, while London came in third.

The city of Edinburgh

This shouldn’t come as a surprise – Edinburgh boasts a wide array of attractions, including the city’s famous castle and a number of free museums. According to TripAdvisor surveys, tourists particularly enjoy the various festivals throughout the year, including the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August, which offers plenty of wacky acts and laughs for adults and children alike.

Check out our guide on kid-friendly activities in Edinburgh to plan your family’s next spectacular vacation.

Festival Fringe: Wacky Shows Your Kids Will Enjoy

[Fringe by Jens Dibbern; Edinburgh city by oskar karlin]

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