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Hop On, Hop Off: Transportation in Edinburgh

Hop On, Hop Off: Transportation in Edinburgh August 26, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Unlike London, Edinburgh does not yet have a tube or city wide train system (although a tram system is currently being built and is scheduled to be ready by 2012). So you’ll have to hop on a bus instead. Lucky for you, the Lothian bus company is easy to use and will take you to the four corners...

Celebrating Women’s Suffrage in America, Honoring the Scottish Women’s Movement

Celebrating Women’s Suffrage in America, Honoring the Scottish Women’s Movement August 26, 2010 | Events | Read More
Today is the 90th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment, which granted women in America the right to vote. But this was no passive movement – women fought hard resorting to protests, hunger strikes and even acts of vandalism to secure their vote. They owed a lot of their success...

International Film and Old Town Festival Launch

International Film and Old Town Festival Launch June 17, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
What do Sean Connery, America Ferrera and Nick Hornby have in common? They are all in town for the Edinburgh International Film Festival. Edinburgh International Film Festival: An outdoor screening The festival, which opened today with a red carpet gala, will run for the next two weeks from June 16-27th....

The Best of Edinburgh: The New Town

The Best of Edinburgh: The New Town June 10, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Tired of staring at ancient fortresses and Gothic cathedrals? Then take a walk through Edinburgh’s New Town to peruse the city’s  more  “contemporary” attractions. Princes Street and Princes Street Gardens Princes Street at Hogmany If the Royal Mile is the life vein of...
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