Edinburgh is renowned the world over for its year-round festivals where the city’s streets throng with visitors from around the world. More at www.edinburghfestivals.co.uk
Famous high-street names and small, independent boutiques sit side-by-side, making for a shopping experience unlike any other
Change pace in tune with the city. Let yourself be entertained or simply relax and unwind in some of the most stylish bars and cafes around
Readers of Conde Nast Traveller magazine recently voted Edinburgh as their 'Favourite UK City'. But just what is it that makes it so special? Watch our video and find out for yourself
With more Michelin-starred dining than anywhere outside London, countless other award-winning restaurants and a diverse range of ethnic cuisines to suit any tastes, Edinburgh is a food-lover's paradise
A UNESCO World Heritage site, a thriving, elegant metropolis and
a leader in cultural and academic excellence for centuries;
Edinburgh is such a magnificent city that it deserves to be seen in
style. To reflect that, we’ve prepared a luxury itinerary guide to
help you enjoy a VIP experience during your stay in Scotland’s
48 Hours in Edinburgh
So, you’ve got a couple of days in Scotland’s capital, but
you’re not sure what to do? Look no further, for our guide to
spending 48 hours in Edinburgh has plenty of suggestions to help
you eke out every last bit of enjoyment from your stay in our
beautiful city. more
You’ve read the book, you watched the film and now you’re
planning a visit to Edinburgh, the home of “reid-heided” Renton and
pals as depicted from the inside and out in Irvine Welsh’s iconic
novel, Trainspotting. more
Edinburgh Film Itinerary Part One - Old
Edinburgh is a filmmaker's dream, a city of stunning
architecture, wide open spaces, dramatic changes in light and
majestorial presence. This is the first part of our Edinburgh filim
itinerary series and features mainly the Old Town (an area around
the Royal Mile, running from the Castle to Holyrood,
which still reflects the medieval street
Film Itinerary Part Two - New
Edinburgh has been the perfect backdrop and setting for a
diverse range of film and tv productions from One Day, to
Burke and Hare, to Trainspotting, Case Histories, Rebus and Hallam
Foe. This is the second part of our Edinburgh Film Itinerary.
featuring the New Town. more
The city boasts a comprehensive calendar of
annual festivals and associated events. The Festivals and the
rich. vibrant, cultural life they generate are a major factor in
making Edinburgh one of the most attractive places in the UK to
visit, invest, live, work and study.
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Studio 24: Mutant disco, post punk, new wave and 2Tone night hosted by Chris FAST (FASTpunkclub) and Big Gus (the Go-Go).
Assembly George Square: A night of unashamed nerdiness and unlimited laughs with Helen Arney, Steve Mould and Matt Parker.
Ocean Terminal: Motorsport stunts including monster truck mayhem and back flipping motocross.
Summerhall: Master guitarist/producer/songwriter Nile Rodgers has brought the funk to collaborators as diverse as Sister Sledge and Daft Punk. Tonight’s show is a special collaboration between Rodgers and Belgian artist Jean Pierre Muller for 'Indigo Night', a music and art project that brings to life the musical and cultural history of Harlem.
The Scottish Gallery: Paintings incorporating found objects.
Edinburgh: various venues: Henderson's celebrates 50 years of their healthy veggie eats. In addition to barbecues, exhibitions, vegetarian speed dining, bonfires and live music, the 50-day fete hosts a couple of fancy dress food parties: 'Back to '63', with 60s inspired food and fashion, and 'Henderson's Goes to Hawaii', with – you guessed it – beach wear and a secret beach locale.
Gypsy Brae Recreation Ground: Celebrate the launch of a new mountain bike trail!
Just the Tonic at Bristo Square: EMX Management Presents.
Assembly @ Princes Street Gardens: Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.
Pleasance Courtyard: The true spirit of the Fringe, multi award-winning, Perrier nominated comedian, author, explorer and unusualist, Tim FitzHigham is back in a brand new show. Tim has brilliant bad ideas: rowing the Channel in a bathtub, taking on the world's weirdest wagers.
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