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Visiting Edinburgh for the 6 Nations: Local Tips

One of the most anticipated rugby events of the year, the 2014 6 Nations tournament kicks off this February. We’re offering a brilliant Edinburgh 6 Nations accommodation package to those visiting for the games, as well as some local tips and ideas for your weekend of rugby in Edinburgh – have a look:

Panda & Sons Bar Review

It’s always the case. When you’re least expecting to stumble upon a hidden gem – you don’t just stumble but trip with gracelessness. The hidden gem I am referring to in this case is Panda & Sons. Although this ‘trip’ almost resulted unrewarded as this place is so well hidden that even a local on the look-out almost missed it.

Hen Parties in Edinburgh: Dancing and Drawing Fun

Madame Peaches tells us all about how she helps brides-to-be have the most fun on their hen party. Whether you’re a slow mover, dancing diva or a Michelangelo in the making there’s fun for everyone. You don’t even have to be a bride-to-be – all parties are welcome. She also gives us the lowdown on her favourite Edinburgh hot-spots too.

Edinburgh Marathon 2014: Local Tips for Runners

Runners from all across the globe travel to Edinburgh every May for the annual Edinburgh Marathon Festival. For EMF 2014, we’re treating runners to a special Edinburgh Marathon package of post-race goodies and, to help you ‘run like a local’ during your stay, local blogger Margaret is here to share her EMF tips:

Christmas Prize Draw – The White Company

As Edinburgh’s Christmas street celebrations are well underway we thought it only appropriate to help spread the festive cheer. And what better way to do so than with a Christmas Prize Draw.

Edinburgh Family Holidays: A Trip to the Zoo

Edinburgh has plenty to offer people of all ages— and we love it when families with kids come to stay in our apartments. In honour of our latest Edinburgh family holiday deal, where we offer visiting families four complimentary tickets to Edinburgh Zoo, here are some local tips on what to do and see at one of the city’s best-loved attractions.