Royal Mile

FRINGE PHOTO – 10 faces in 10 minutes challenge

The Fringe has well and truly started! With a brief space in between shows yesterday, we decided to snap as many faces on the Royal Mile as we could in 10 minutes, within a radius of 10 metres from the chosen starting point. Here’s our favourite 10 from selection we took. Tweet

REVIEW – Quick lunch at Clarinda’s Tea Room, Royal Mile


We’ve previously reviewed Clarinda’s Tea Room and it really is a great wee find on the Royal Mile without the extortionate prices that the High Street normally dictates.  Soups, toasties and baked potatoes are the order of the day and the turkey and cranberry toastie I had certainly hit the mark. The stars of the show […]

REVIEW – Coffee and cake at Scotch Whisky Experience


Despite it being a leading Edinburgh tourist attraction, the Scotch Whisky Experience is actually one of my favourite places to nip in for a tea and cake whilst in the Royal Mile area.  The small coffee shop is situated in the basement next to  the excellent Amber restaurant. I have always found the staff to be really friendly […]

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 […]