Cute Cafes & Cocktails: a Weekend in Edinburgh’s West End Village

With designer shopping, cute cafes, cocktail bars and some of Edinburgh’s grandest Georgian new town streets, just 5 minutes walk from the hustle and bustle of Princes Street is Edinburgh’s West End Village.

My Favourite Edinburgh Restaurants

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.

A local’s guide to things to do in Edinburgh

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.

Weird (and wonderful) things to do in Edinburgh

So you’ve done the castle and explored the old city beneath the city and are looking for more weird and unusual things to do in Edinburgh? Here are my favourite things to do in Edinburgh that you might not know about.

Love Gin? Then visit 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.

Brunch in Edinburgh

Sunday afternoon in Edinburgh isn’t complete with a wander and then a relaxing (or hangover treatment) brunch. Prepare to get very hungry with 5 of my favourite spots for brunch in Edinburgh.

Things to do in Edinburgh: The Castle

Wander up the Royal Mile to the the Castle to take in (and photograph!) those stunning views.

Things to do in Edinburgh: The Royal Yacht Britannia

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.