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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...

Edinburgh: Doors Open Day

Edinburgh: Doors Open Day September 22, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Hey Folks! Just wanted to let you know about a great event happening this Saturday and Sunday, September 25-26th. It’s Edinburgh Doors Open Day – a chance for you to visit a slew of architecturally impressive buildings for free! Here’s the information courtesy of the Cockburn Association: Doors...

The Pope is Coming to Edinburgh

The Pope is Coming to Edinburgh September 10, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Last year Christina got to see Pope Benedict while I was studying abroad in Israel. Now, he’s coming to Scotland next week on September 16th. The visit will be the kick off his four-day UK tour. The Pope in Jerusalem last year Stay tuned for more information next week… [Photos by Christina...

This Weekend: Things To Do

This Weekend: Things To Do September 10, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Ok, so the festival is over. But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t still lots of fun things to do in Edinburgh! Don’t have any plans yet for the weekend? Then revisit some of our previous blog posts for great ideas on how to enjoy the last of the summer weather. Sights to see  in...

Are you ready for some (real) football?

Are you ready for some (real) football? May 28, 2010 | sports, Things to Do | Read More
Edinburgh is a city rich in history and culture, and this is none more apparent than in the world of sport and in particular – football, or soccer as it is known to the yanks. Hearts vs. Hibs Barcelona and Real Madrid, Lazio and Roma, Manchester United and Liverpool, Inter Milan and AC Milan, Celtic...