German Market

The Traditional German Christmas Market, 2011

The Traditional German Christmas Market is now a much-loved feature of Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations. Situated on the Mound Precinct, the wooden chalet-style stalls sell a wide range of decorations – traditional and modern – and a wonderful selection of food and drink. The stallholders from Frankfurt are friendly and happy to tell you more about […]

INFO – Edinburgh’s Christmas 2010

Edinburgh’s Christmas  is almost upon us once more, where you will be able to see Santa collect his letters daily, skate in Princes Street Gardens and shop for presents at the German Market amongst many other choices.    This year is the 25th anniversary of the tree being gifted to the city by the people […]

REVIEW – The Edinburgh Wheel, Princes Street Gardens

The Edinburgh Wheel is a must for residents and tourists over the festive period.  The cost of a ride is dependent on your height: if you’re 1.35m or over, the charge is £4, if you’re shorter than this it costs £2.50. There is a height chart for younger people to stand beside. (These prices rise […]