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EXHIBITION – Mary, Queen of Scots – National Museum of Scotland



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The fourth major show to use the National Museum of Scotland’s dedicated space and the first to feature a subject of local as well as international interest, Mary, Queen of Scots is an outstanding, insightful and at times moving exhibition. Featuring around 200 objects collated from dozens of national and private collections, it provides an […]

REVIEW – Spectacles Outlet, Peffer Place, Edinburgh

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Spectacles Outlet now offer NHS eye tests as well as a great range of glasses Updated article – April 2013 Spectacles Outlet may seem a little off the beaten track to order your glasses in Edinburgh, but the prices are simply amazing. Quality is not compromised and customer service is great with no pressure to buy, […]

REVIEW – Stockbridge Sunday Market, Edinburgh



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Stockbridge Market is the place to head for a spot of Sunday shopping The Stockbridge Market has over 18 months of trading under its belt now and continues to attract hoards of Sunday shoppers. With a pool of over 100 traders there really is something for everyone. It’s become part of our weekly Sunday ritual […]

EVENT – The Edinburgh Moonwalk 2013, 8th June 2013

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Edinburgh Moonwalk 2013 The 8th Edinburgh Moonwalk takes place on Saturday June 8th 2013. Starting from a new location this year, the Edinburgh Moonwalk will begin at the beautifully picturesque Leith Links Park. There are four  events to enter this year. The Full Moonwalk (26 miles) The Half Moonwalk (13 miles) The New Moonwalk (6.6 miles) […]

REVIEW – The Pantry, Stockbridge



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A great addition to the Stockbridge dining choices By Chiara Pannozzo, our senior food reviewer who also blogs at Wine and Olives New eateries come onto the Edinburgh food scene regularly. Some get a better reception than others, and in the case of The Pantry, I would like to extend only the warmest of welcomes. To open […]

EVENT – Champions of Tennis, 20-23 June 2013, Edinburgh

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Champions of Tennis event comes to Edinburgh The Champions of Tennis events is part of the ATP Champions Tour, and is coming to Edinburgh in June 2013. 20th – 23rd June 2013 sees the event take places in Stockbridge at the Edinburgh Academicals ground, the first time this event has been held in Scotland. This in […]

FEATURE – 13 Edinburgh restaurants to try in 2013



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13 Edinburgh restaurants and cafes to try in 2013 We do love treating ourselves to a good meal out Edinburgh. With over 1000 cafes and restaurants to choose from, we’re certainly never short of choices. Independent Edinburgh eateries have always had our support and this year will be no exception. Here are 13 places that […]

REVIEW – The Spice Pavilion, Dundas Street

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The Spice Pavilion – Truly worthy of the five star rating By Chiara Pannozzo If there is one thing that Edinburgh doesn’t have a shortage of it’s Indian restaurants.  But if you’re still making your way around the myriad of curry houses call off the search. The best curry in Edinburgh can be found at […]

FEATURE – Edinburgh’s Christmas 2012



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Edinburgh’s Christmas 2012 – Winter in Edinburgh Edinburgh’s Christmas is recognised as one of the best places in the UK to spend Christmas and we couldn’t agree more. With over 6 weeks of activities in the capital, there really is something for everyone. The Dome is covered with decorations galore and we’re already getting excited […]

EVENT – Free concert at St Giles’ Cathedral, every Wednesday

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Details of all concerts at St Giles’ Cathedral can be found here. Scheduled Wednesday concerts for 2013 include: every Wednesday in April and May Free Wednesday concerts at St Giles’ Cathedral When visiting St Giles’ Cathedral yesterday with out of town guests, we stumbled across their free Wednesday concert. Starting at 12.15pm every Wednesday lunchtime, […]