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FESTIVALS – The Festival Wheel opens in Edinburgh for summer 2014

The Festival Wheel Edinburgh, 14th July – 31st August 2014 The Festival Wheel is now open for the summer Underbelly is delighted to announce the newest addition to the Edinburgh Festival season: the Festival Wheel. Located in the heart of the city centre at East Princes Street Gardens, the observation wheel will give unrivalled views […]

The Festival Wheel

FRINGE – If it’s your first time in Edinburgh in August, read on…

The Edinburgh Festival is a wonderful explosion of culture, colour and crowds which bursts over the city during August. You may be forgiven for thinking all you have to do is turn up with a pocketful of hopes and dreams and enjoy yourself. Whilst that is true to an extent, if you’ve never been to […]

FRINGE PREVIEW – Festival giants wheel out green dream for August

The capital’s bustling George Street is to be turned into a calm, leafy oasis during the Fringe, thanks to green innovations by The Famous Spiegeltent, the Assembly Rooms Fringe and the Edinburgh International Book Festival – including a new bicycle hire scheme. As well as working independently to make their venues as environmentally friendly as […]

EVENT – Edinburgh Foodies Festival 13th-15th August 2010

Foodies at the Festival, Holyrood Park, August 13th – 15th 2010.         On August 13, 14 and 15 – Edinburgh’s annual food and drink event, Foodies Festival, joins forces with the Edinburgh Fringe to combine cooking with comedy and Edinburgh Spotlight can’t think of a better combination. Visitors are treated to a taste of […]

REVIEW – Sign Spotting Project, Edinburgh Festival

Today I popped along to the Sign Spotting Project above and inside Princes Mall (or Waverley Market for the oldies).  It’s the work of Doug Lanksy who has collated the funniest signs from around the world.   More information and pics can be found at http://www.signspotting.com. It really is worth a look, I guarantee you will laugh […]