Waverley Steps is the long flight of steps leading up from
Waverley Railway Station to the East End of Princes Street.
Waverley Steps have a reputation giving visitors a windy start
to their visit to Edinburgh.
This has been a popular location for photographers
from the Scotsman newspaper offices to visit on windy
days - though their photos were less dramatic than in this
postcard. The Scotsman offices used to be around
the corner from Waverley Steps, until they moved to Holyrood