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Snowpocalypse in Edinburgh

Snowpocalypse in Edinburgh December 3, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Winter weather pounded Edinburgh this past week: More than 12 inches of snow fell in the city, and nearly all transportation grinded to a halt. Edinburgh Airport is only just beginning to resume flights and train service is limited at Waverley Station, where icy temperatures have frozen tracks and brakes...

How Not To Be Bored During a Layover

How Not To Be Bored During a Layover November 5, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you have a long layover and fly into Edinburgh airport and don’t fancy making your way into Edinburgh city centre then why not take a trip to the nearby historic village of South Queensferry. Located just a short ride from the airport, you will find lots of quaint cafes several local bars and...

Desperate for a loo? Here’s what to do…

Desperate for a loo? Here’s what to do… November 4, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Edinburgh City Council runs several public toilets all round the city centre and even outside the city so you should never be caught “Bursting for a pee!”  Some are well signposted, others not so.  However a friendly local will be happy to point you in the right direction. Don't...

The World’s Biggest Pub Quiz?

The World’s Biggest Pub Quiz? October 14, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Hot off the press from Venues.org: “A pub in Scotland is hoping to host the world’s biggest pub quiz, according to a report. The quiz will be held in aid of St Columba’s Hospice and is offering a prize of £1,000 for the winning team at Edinburgh venue the Corn Exchange, the Scotsman...