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    An Evening at Penhaligons Edinburgh

    The weather outside was frightful; cold, blustery and nearing dark at 7pm. My boyfriend and I bundled ourselves out of the car and quickly hurried along George Street, bound for an evening of delight at Penhaligons Edinburgh. From across the…


    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Plays Host to Qipao Designs

    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe was lucky enough to play host to a stunning fashion show of the innovative design of Shanghai-style qipao dresses and amazed audiences. The event held by the Shanghai Promotion Centre for City of Fashion (SPCF) showcased the…

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    The Edinburgh Culture Crawl – Sign Up Now

    The Edinburgh Culture Crawl, organised by cancer support charity Maggie’s, is back for its forth year allowing the city’s residents to see their city in a new light whilst raising money for the charity. Maggie’s is a free, practical and…

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    Edinburgh Fireworks

    The Edinburgh Fireworks night is here – an evening of colour, entertainment and waving goodbye to another years Edinburgh Fringe Festival. For those living in the city, it can be an exhausting time; our four weeks are saturated with glitter,…

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    The Highs and Lows of Airbnb

    After 2 years, 288 stays, 1 broken shower and a multitude of “Did you have a good holiday?”, Airbnb and I are breaking up. On Saturday 1 September, the last guest will close the door behind them and our spare…

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    A Look Back in Time: The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh

    I am turning into my Mother. Whenever a youth asks me where the Picturehouse is I say, “You mean Revolution?”. My Mum still refuses to call the Festival Theatre anything other than the Pally – much the same as the…

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    Principal Moments on George Street

    I am lucky enough to live in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, made even more spectacular when basked in sunshine. Last night, we celebrated the reveal of the Principal George Street‘s stunning library and forth view…

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    Brooklyn Brewery Present: The Launch of Naranjito.

    I always wanted to be one of those blonde American girls: on the beach, sipping a bud and relaxing in the sand. Portobello beach doesn’t quite have the same effect and sadly I made my mind up from a young…