A guide to things to do in Edinburgh, from great days out to cocktails.
From where to grab a great plate of pasta on a Saturday lunch time, to the best hangover cure brunch and a fine dining experience you won’t forget, these are my favourite Edinburgh restaurants.
The Pentland Hills, just to the south of Edinburgh are perfect for a day out in the hills without having to travel to the highlands of Scotland. Here is how to bag the best 5 peaks in the Pentlands.
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There is nothing more synonymous with Scotland than whisky. For those in the know, the place to go for whisky is the Scotch Malt Whisky Society.
We all know how easy it to fall into the trap of visiting the ‘top ten’ places – here are my favourite things to do in Edinburgh.
Walking the Shore Walk from the quaint village of Cramond through the Dalmeny Estate to the dramatic Forth Bridges is one of my favourite ways to spend an afternoon.
My favourite weird (and wonderful) things to do in Edinburgh.
With three home-grown gins made in the city and a plethora of specialist bars serving gin from across Scotland, Edinburgh is your perfect destination if you love gin.
My favourite day trips from Edinburgh.
From a tropical rainforest to an arid desert, the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh glasshouses hide a botanical wonderland.
My favourite spots for brunch in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh Zoo is one of my favourite places. With over 1000 species within 82 acres, on the steep sided Corstorphine Hill, the zoo is much more than its famous Pandas. Within Edinburgh Zoo reside some of my favourite Edinburgh characters. Let’s meet them!
Wander up the Royal Mile to the the Castle to take in (and photograph!) those stunning views.
Looking for Edinburgh’s must dos? Top of the list is a visit to Leith and the Royal Yacht Britannia, and to spot 6 Times by Antony Gormley.
A winter walk in the Edinburgh Botanical Gardens. One of my favourite places to go for a walk on a sunny Sunday afternoon.
Harajuku Kitchen is at 10 Gillespie Place, Bruntsfield Edinburgh and every Saturday at Stockbridge Market. Their dumplings are highly recommended!
The Pantry is on my list of Edinburgh’s best cheap eats! Great brunch with a cool, laid back atmosphere & a mix of families and couples, and friendly staff.
Sitting proudly at Canonmills, Edinburgh, Earthy comprises a deli-counter, shop and cafe selling local, sustainable and seasonal produce. Earthy is the quintessential neighbourhood spot.