Signs of Edinburgh's long and fascinating history are prevalent all over. There are opportunities to discover more about Scotland's capital city at the many museums, galleries and historical...
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Local Tip Hopetoun House has activities and events all year round, most suitable for all the family. Regarded as a dream venue for weddings & special occasions, visitors to Hopetoun have both the stunning grounds and...
Local Tip Notable is the towering clocktower of the Balmoral, whose time is kept two minutes fast - so as to help passengers at Waverly station to catch their trains on time.
A trip to Edinburgh has so much to offer, but a hot topic seems to be finding the best places to eat. Usually, a great introduction to a city or...more »
Edinburgh is fortunate in its abundance of grassy expanses - making it often difficult to determine whether you’re deep in the country or in the centre of the nation’s capital city. On the few...more »
No Matter where you get married it should always be special! It is, after all, something you are going to do only once in a lifetime (hopefully)!...more »
Edinburgh Art Festival is Scotland's largest annual visual arts festival, showcasing a diverse and vibrant programme of visual arts exhibitions and events across museums, galleries and pop-up spaces the length and breadth of the city centre and beyond. Edinburgh Art Festival brings together new commissions, major solo exhibitions by the... more »
The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is the biggest military show of its kind. Performers from all over the world gather here in August to show their marching band skills and together create an amazing show, concluded by a spectacular display of fireworks. Everyone planning to attend should take a water and wind proof jacket as well as a blanket.... more »
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world. It takes place every August for three weeks, during which thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the... more »
There will be cooking demonstrations from Michelin-starred and TV chefs, tasting sessions and cooking-for-kids master-classes for budding young chefs. You can sample and buy artisan food from over 100 exhibitors, indulge in signature dishes from well-known restaurants and sip summer cocktails shaken up by expert mixologists. New features... more »
"I see my path, but I don't know where it leads. Not knowing where I'm going is what inspires me to travel it" - Rosalia de Castro