‘Off the beaten track’ sunshine destinations

Sunshine gods and goddesses will know exactly where to go for the rays at this time of year, but what if you are looking for somewhere a little bit different? Somewhere new to explore. Go where others don’t and take a trip off the beaten track with these spring/summer holiday destinations.  Continue reading “‘Off the beaten track’ sunshine destinations”

8 Edinburgh restaurants to try in 2017

Mid-February. We’ve long forgotten the feeling of being festively full, drinks and nibbles everyday are a distant memory, and believe it or not, a honey-glazed cocktail sausage sounds rather appealing… It’s time. We’re finally ready to re-indulge, and where better to start than with a list of some of Edinburgh’s must-try foodie destinations.  Continue reading “8 Edinburgh restaurants to try in 2017”

Top five places to cosy up in Edinburgh this December

Evenings are now spent wandering winter markets, fairy-lights can be found wherever you look and a mulled wine stand is never too far away. December has arrived in Edinburgh. Here’s my top 5 places to cosy up with a festive tipple and some friends this winter.  Continue reading “Top five places to cosy up in Edinburgh this December”

Christmas Gift Ideas

If you’ve not yet drawn up your Christmas shopping list (let alone finished it and got it all wrapped, yes, we’ve all got those organised friends!) then you’ll be wondering where to start. Here are my top suggestions of where to head, in person and on those rainy days when you are sofa bound, for the very best festive shopping inspiration. Continue reading “Christmas Gift Ideas”

Chaophraya Edinburgh

You don’t have to go far to find great thai food in Edinburgh. My favourite haunts include Ting Tang Caravan for a quick bite during the festival, The Dusit on Thistle Street for after work dinners and Streetbox for a fresh and flavoursome take-away. So when Chaophraya Edinburgh announced the launch of a glitzy, new menu, I was intrigued to see what ‘sophisticated thai dining’ would be like. Continue reading “Chaophraya Edinburgh”

5 new restaurants to try this autumn

Don’t think about hibernating for the autumn/winter months just yet! From swanky, 7 course tasting menus to places to grab a relaxed meal after a long day at work, these eateries are all worthy of a visit. Read on and discover 5 new restaurants to try this autumn. Continue reading “5 new restaurants to try this autumn”