The Moscow State Circus returns to Edinburgh this winter The Moscow State Circus is coming back to Edinburgh this winter. From 19th December until 6th January 2013 you can catch The Gift of Christmas at the big top in Leith. The show features an incredible array of Russian talent including the greatest high wire act […]
Independent theatre companies in Edinburgh are hardly spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing a venue to perform in. Andrew Corelli Jones, co-director of Leith-based Siege Perilous, has found a novel way around this problem however: the company’s latest production – Turning To The Camera – will be staged in an empty retail unit […]
The Moscow State Circus – Babushkins Secret As part of the Edinburgh 2011 Fringe and inspired by the legend of ‘THE 12 CHAIRS’, the new Moscow State Circus show takes us on an incredible journey in the company of – without a doubt – the greatest circus performers on earth. Housed at the Ocean Terminal […]
The Gilded Balloon brings you ice-skating at Ocean Terminal The Gilded Balloon is putting on ‘Ocean Ice’ at Ocean Terminal in December, which is ice-skating for those aged under 12. This fabulous new Ocean Ice Rink will be within the warm and festive setting of Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre. Especially designed for young children, Ocean Ice offers […]
The Vue cinema at Ocean Terminal is my preferred cinema of choice for mainstream films. I also love The Filmhouse and The Cameo, but for new releases, I head down the road and park my backside in one of the spacious screens in Leith. Prices vary widely depending on when you go, but they’ve recently […]
After a visit to Royal Yacht Britannia – I quickly nipped into Ma Potters at Ocean Terminal. It was just before noon, so not ready for a full sit down lunch, so was delighted to find out that they serve breakfast till 5pm The food here is fodder, not haute cuisine but that’s exactly what I was […]
The Royal Yacht Britannia is an excellent tourist attraction for those visiting the city but also for residents. I recently visited Britannia along with my Australian friend and thoroughly enjoyed my time on board. The attraction has been given a prestigious five star rating by the tourist board and I agree that everyone of the […]
Ocean Terminal is 3 miles from Edinburgh city centre and is very easy to get to from town if you are a tourist. It’s a great place for a wet weather day as it houses, restaurants, shops, cinemas and The Royal Yacht Britannia.