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24 Hours in Edinburgh: Summer Edition

IMG_3062With so many sites packed into a rather compact city, it can be difficult for those visiting Edinburgh to know exactly where to start and how to fit it all in!

Free Fringe Venues 2013

dragonflyThe PBH Free Fringe is an offshoot of Edinburgh’s Fringe Festival (which is itself an offshoot of the Edinburgh International Festival) dedicated to keeping the Festival experience affordable for audiences and for up-and-coming performers.

Films Set in Edinburgh

black-29986_640As a city that already looks like something out of a fairytale, it’s no wonder that Edinburgh has been the setting for a number of well-known films over the years.

Neighbourhood Spotlight: Royal Mile

Royal Mile Edinburgh A visit to Edinburgh is not complete without a walk along its most charming street, the Royal Mile. As the main thoroughfare in the city’s Old Town, the Royal Mile is hard to miss. However, with so many shops, pubs and restaurants packed along the famous street, it can be easy to miss the places that are truly worth a visit. Though the Mile has its share of ‘tourist traps’, it also offers plenty of genuine, local hotspots. Check out our picks for where to eat, drink and shop along the Royal Mile:

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2013 Preview

4375561676_a4ebc96825 As the title suggests, the Edinburgh International Film Festival is an annual event that showcases some of the year’s most exciting new films. Its programme always includes a range of films, from those starring local talent to those that are particularly innovative or highly anticipated.