Holyrood Park

FEATURE – 10 things you should have probably done in Edinburgh…..

10 things you should have probably done in Edinburgh if you’re a resident Over the last few months, we’ve learnt that some of our friends who have lived in Edinburgh all their lives haven’t been to some amazing places in Edinburgh. We understand that not everyone can climb to the summit of Arthur’s Seat but […]

Summer view from the Scott Monument
 
 

PHOTOWALK – Arthur’s Seat and Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

A walk up and around Arthur’s Seat is one of the best free things you can do in Edinburgh   We love Arthur’s Seat and have previously written about  a walk around the extinct volcano and also when it has been covered in snow. Although we regularly walk the circuit around Arthur’s Seat, we decided that in […]

 
 

EVENT – Edinburgh Foodies Festival, 12-14 August 2011

Foodies Festival returning to Holyrood Park for 2011 The excellent Foodies Festival is returning to Edinburgh in 2011 on Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August in the beautiful grounds of Holyrood Park again. The festival is suitable for all the family and makes a great day out. The event is open at the following […]

EVENT – Ecofusion, Sunday 10th April 2011, Inverleith Park

Ecofusion is back for 2011, but has changed venue to Inverleith Park. There will be music by Samba Sene and Diwan, mask making, stone painting, chocolate tree stall, henna painting, make your own origami, picnic area, chai tea stall, face painting, puppetshow, storytelling, drumming workshop, nature inspired arts and crafts, mosque kitchen, plant stall.  More […]

PHOTO – Walk around Arthur’s Seat in the snow, Edinburgh

After the overnight snowfall in Edinburgh, we couldn’t resist taking a walk around Arthur’s Seat this morning.  This has to be the best free activity you can do in Edinburgh with wonderful views.  We walked around anti-clockwise to catch the sun hitting the Castle, but kept on looking back to admire Edinburgh from every angle. Tweet

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 […]

EVENT – Ecofusion, Holyrood Park, Sunday 11th April

Music by Samba Sene and Diwan, mask making, stone painting, chocolate tree stall, henna painting, make your own origami, picnic area, chai tea stall, face painting, puppetshow, storytelling, drumming workshop, nature inspired arts and crafts, mosque kitchen, plant stall. More details at  http://www.feva-scotland.org/display/ecofusion *Remember that on Sundays the roads within the park are closed* Tweet