City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Beyond Edinburgh


North Berwick Hosts Fringe by the Sea

As the Fringe in Edinburgh kicks off its three weeks of cultural activity, another begins a few miles away – North Berwick’s Fringe by the Sea (5-1

Hopetoun International Horse Trials & Country Fair 2013

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Hopetoun House near Edinburgh hosts a spectacular new two-day event to take place on 27th and 28th of July in the grounds of Scotland’s finest stately home.

Bike2Boat: Kayaking Film Presentation by Olaf Obsommer

On Saturday 30th March, the University of Edinburgh Canoe Club is thrilled to welcome Olaf Obsommer, internationally renowned kayaker and adventure film maker, to present his latest film creation.<

Dougie MacLean's Perthshire Amber Festival

Dougie MacLean's annual folk festival is held in a variety of intimate, unusual and relaxed venues including Innerpeffray Library (Scotland’s oldest library), the Iron age Crannog, The Garden Room at Hilton Dunkeld and Methven Castle.

The Mighty Deerstalker

A weekend of daylight and torchlit night runs of 5k and 10k in length in the historic setting of Traquair house in the Scottish borders.

Macbeth, Tramway Theatre, Review

Alan Cumming as Macbeth

The pale corporation - green tiles of the cold stark set of a psychiatric ward already made for a chilling atmosphere as the audience filled Glasgow’s Tramway theatre at the first night of th

Tantallon Castle Light Show Highlight of 3rd Lammermuir Festival

Lammermuir scape

A music and light show set against the mighty stone walls of Tantallon Castle is one of the highlights of the third Lammermuir Festival in East Lothian this September.

The cliff-edge castle, described by Historic Scotland as "absolutely the best 14th-century castle architecture anywhere in Scotland", is set against an impressive natural landscape that looks out across the Firth of Forth to Bass Rock.

Night of Adventure

Night of Adventure Edinburgh is an exciting, adventure filled evening where an eclectic collection of 11 ordinary people come together to share their extraordinary achievements with a live audience

Cirque du Soleil Alegría Tour, SECC, Review

Aerial High Bar group of the Cirque du Soleil

The Cirque is in town!  And it’s a circus with a mission “to invoke the imagination, provoke the senses and evoke the emotions of people around the world.”

Melrose Sevens Weekend

Melrose sevens 2012

One of Scotland's biggest rugby events, the Aberdeen Asset Management Melrose Sevens are set to take place for the 122nd time on Saturday 14th April with 24 teams competing from across the world at