High Street

FRINGE PHOTO – On the Royal Mile

Yesterday was the first full day of Royal Mile action, turning the street into a living tableau of performers, greasepaint and colour. We love it. Tweet

FRINGE PHOTOS – The Royal Mile (2006)

The section of the Royal Mile between the top of the Mound and Cockburn Street is always a vibrant, exciting, colourful and crazy explosion of performers during the Fringe – meaning sometimes all you have to do is point your camera in any direction and click. Here then is the first of a short series […]

REVIEW – The Fudge Kitchen, The Royal Mile


If there was such a place as Fudge Heaven, then it would come in the shape of The Fudge Kitchen on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. I have been purchasing sweet delights from here for years and popped in for another visit last week. The Fudge Kitchen is situated on the section of the Royal Mile between […]

INFO – Funicular railway to be built on the Royal Mile

Edinburgh’s most historic street is set to get an exciting facelift next year, as plans are unveiled to build a funicular railway on the High Street. The Royal Mile is studded with historical gems, from Holyrood Palace & the Parliament at the bottom, to the grandeur of Edinburgh Castle at the top. However, city planners […]

PHOTO – Old Town Photowalk

Photos from a walk around the Old Town and Princes Street Gardens on a beautiful November morning. Click on a thumbnail to view images full size Tweet

INFO – Fringe Shop High Street

This is a picture of the Fringe Shop on the High Street should you need to find it during festival time.  You can enter the box office down a side lane (but you exit up stairs through the shop) This is where you can pick up the Fringe brochure from when it’s launched in June […]

REVIEW – Free Hugs In The High Street

  A lovely group of people were giving free hugs to passers by in the High Street yesterday, even when it started raining !  I do know the people that were behind this, but for now they will remain anonymous – but they brightened up the days of lots of people !       […]