Edinburgh's Royal Mile has over 80 Closes and Wynds, or small laneways, each with a story to tell.
The 13th of November is Robert Louis Stevenson Day. In this article Steve Porter, founder of Auld Toun Walking Tours, finds the places that make up Stevenson's Edinburgh.
There is another fascinating story that happened at Edinburgh University, 40 years after the tale of William Burke and William Hare.
Find out the truth about 'Half-hangit' Maggie Dixon.
Finished in 1831, it was Edinburgh's first railway line.