EVENT – Taste of Edinburgh, 1-3 July 2011, The Meadows

Taste of Edinburgh is back for 2011 and returns to The Meadows Calling all Edinburgh Foodies!  Taste of Edinburgh is back for 2011 and is returning to the Meadows on 1st-3rd July 2011. Tickets are on sale now online and via telephone – 0871 297 0742 (booking fee applies)  Tickets start at £12 for adults […]

PHOTO – Crocuses in Melville Drive, Edinburgh

The first signs of Spring arrived in Edinburgh a couple of weeks ago and one of the best places to see the crocuses in full bloom just now is Melville Drive.  Start at one end and walk the length of the road, taking in the all the flowers that line the outside of the pavements. The […]

EVENT – Meadows Festival 5th & 6th June 2010

The Meadows Festival takes place this weekend and is run entirely by volunteers.  There will lots of stalls and live music and a special kids tent to keep young ones amused. Tweet

REVIEW – Peter’s Yard, Quartermile


Peters Yard at the Quartermile (or Middle Meadow walk for old Edinburgers) is a wonderful Swedish bakery and coffee house.  There is an on site bakery, making the crisp breads, pastries and artisan bread for sale to eat in or take away. You can find out more about the history of Peters Yard here. I visited […]

PHOTO – Spring Is In The Air

Spring is well and truly in the air.  As I wandered around the streets of Edinburgh today, people were basking in the sunshine, eating outside and enjoying the warm weather. I really do love Edinburgh when the sun is shining and the sky is blue, there is no better place to be.  These people in the […]