Maria Merian’s Butterflies

I’m one of those people that just can’t have a real lazy Sunday. No matter how much I want to, if I don’t leave my…

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Dr Neil’s Garden

“So, eh, what’s this Neil’s Garden place?” – taxi driver “Haven’t got a clue,” – me “Uh huh. So how do you know about it?”…

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Review: The Empress – Wine and flatbread

I’ll admit, I never once stepped foot inside this pub when it was Mathers – but after being assured that the ‘old man’ pub vibes…

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Street Food Putter Club

The Biscuit Factory in Edinburgh is a place where cool things happen. I’ve been there for Kansas Smitty’s, a food truck fundraiser, a Christmas market;…

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Review: One Square – Festive Afternoon Tea

I knew I’d go back to One Square for afternoon tea. The chocolate one I had in November was one of the best afternoon teas…

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Review: Nightcap – Cellar Maze

Hidden in plain sight, Nightcap is one of the newest additions to Edinburgh’s prohibition-era style bars. You’ve probably walked past it if you’ve ever been…

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Small shops in Edinburgh

Boutiques and little shops thrive in Edinburgh! Just side-step Princes Street and you’ll see what I mean. As today is Small Business Saturday, I wanted…

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