City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2015 - Release your Party Animal at this year's Festival, 30 December, 2015 - 1 January 2016

Edinburgh's Hogmanay - Fireworks over the Castle, (photo credit, Chris Watt)

There was a sneak media preview today to reveal a few of the cultural events taking place in Edinburgh from 30th December, 2015 to 1st January, 2016 to celebrate the New Year.

Waiting for Godot, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

Waiting for Godot

One might imagine theatre has had its share of revolutionary moments, but most of its past is of incremental adjustments.

Cockenzie Smoke Stacks Demolition

After almost half a century of standing proud on the East Lothian coast, the twin chimneys of the Cockenzie coal-fired power station, just outside Edinburgh, will bite the dust.

Video: Cab footage of Borders Railway

The hour-long Edinburgh to Tweedbank railway re-opened today.

Full Steam Ahead once again from Edinburgh to Tweedbank: The Borders Railway is re-launched after nearly 50 years.

Sir Walter Scott (Fergus John McCann) travels on the Borders Railway to Tweedbank (Visit Scotland)

At 8.45am on Sunday 6th September, 2015, an historic occasion took place with the return of a passenger train service from Edinburgh to Tweedbank in the Scottish Borders.

Festival and Fringe Wraps - the Archive Lives On

Another festival - Edinburgh Guide's 18th festival - has officially drawn to a close marked by last night's explosive spectacle.

Over 250,000 to View Festival Fireworks Finale

Harmonium Blue

The Edinburgh International Festival draws to a close tonight with the traditional Festival Fireworks finale watched by an esti

Bryony Kimmings: Advice From One Fringe Performer To Another

Bryony Kimmings at Fringe Central

Comedian Bryony Kimmings today gave the official Fringe Central Opening Address, the third of its kind.

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2015, Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, Review

Tattoo Pipers

The annual Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is a spectacular show, part military part dance, that exceeds every one of the sixty five of past years.

The Playhouse Hosts Mini Fringe Festival of Comedy, Cabaret, Music, and Dance

The Boards Cabaret Bar - The Playhouse on the Fringe

This is Week Zero of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, as several dozen venues start to open up around the city from the Assembly Rooms to Zoo.