Archive for the 'General' Category

Morningside for Loopy Lorna’s Tea House

Review of Loopy Lorna’s, the tea house on Morningside Road, for tea and cake by The Edinburgh Blog. Loopy Lorna’s is a terrific tea house and Loopy Lorna’s is a great addition to Morningside.

Edinburgh ranked 29th best city for men

Edinburgh has been ranked the 29th best city in the world to live in for men. The survey ranked Edinburgh highly for fashion, health, and, dating and sex.

Google Street View comes to Edinburgh

Google Street View is now available for Edinbuirgh. Google Street View Edinburgh allows you to have a virtual walk around Edinburgh and experience the streets from ground level.

Queen and Country & The Islanders:An Introduction at The National Gallery of Modern Art

Overview of Queen and Country and The Islanders:An Introduction, two exhibitions at The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Edinburgh) by Steve McQueen and Charles Avery, respectively.

The pick of Edinburgh’s Christmas trees

It’s Christmas in Edinburgh once again. Here The Edinburgh Blog takes its pick of the Christmas Trees in Edinburgh this year, with photographs of the Xmas trees.

Royal Mail, going the extra 4.5 miles

Royal Mail have, to the frustrations of residents, moved their West Delivery Office from Russell Road to Tallents House at South Gyle.

Virtual golf at The Clubhouse, Edinburgh Quay

Review of The Clubhouse, at Edinburgh Quay, which is home to 6 golf simulators. The Clubhouse is an interesting venue, but virtual golf didn’t come close to matching a real world round of golf.

Lothain Bus fare increases to £1.10, at least on the buses

April 6th 2008: Lothian Buses have increased the adult single ticket price to £1.10 and increase of 10p. Although not all Lothian Bus literature was updated in anticipation of the fare increase.

Announcing Edinburgh’s Best

The Edinburgh Blog is pleased to announce Edinburgh’s Best ( which lists the best attractions, facilities, restaurants and bars in Edinburgh.

Vidal Sassoon Studio - A quality cut

Vidal Sassoon reviewed for a cut and blow dry. Vidal Sassoon studio is located on Edinburgh’s Multrees walk and provides a quality haircut at premimum prices.

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