The best hotel in Edinburgh To say that Edinburgh is expensive is an understatement. As the capital city of Scotland, it has every right to be, but my wallet would disagree. Finding something that is close to the center of town, near public transit to take day trips, family-friendly and affordable is a tough sell. We did [...]
Oh, Edinburgh. You beautiful place, you. With only a few months left on our contract here in Europe, we knew we had the time for exactly one more vacation. We decided it was about time to finally visit Hubby's cousin in Scotland. We had been promising her we would get together and never could make our calendars [...]
Where to eat in any given city is a common question we forget to ask ourselves, until the kids start begging for food and you have no idea where you want to go. Fear not; here is a great list by locals and fellow parents of the greatest family-friendly restaurants in Edinburgh. Where to eat in Edinburgh
What to pack for Scotland in winter We went to Scotland (in February, no less) to visit family before heading home this summer and it is bloody cold and windy! And that's coming from a Canadian! The wind pierces everything you wear and clings to your skin. The clouds overhead keep the sun from warming you up [...]
Edinburgh castle - everything you need to know to beat the crowds and tour effectively. Including a handy list of things to see at Edinburgh Castle when in a pinch for time
Popular Tours from Edinburgh with the kids. A select list of tours and attractions available for pre-purchase admission that allow kids 5 years and older.