Friday, November 24, 2017

Edinburgh Tourist Blog

Hi, I’m Amy. I run Edinburgh Tourist, an online guide to events, attractions and things to do in Edinburgh. I started this blog to record all the different places I visit in and around Edinburgh. I hope it’ll give my readers ideas for ways to enjoy this amazing city.


Wed 25 Oct 2017Last night I met one of my blogging heroes! Katie Kirby of the hilarious, touching and truthful parenting blog Hurrah for Gin. I discovered her blog when my youngest child was about one. I was not...


Dishoom Edinburgh

Dishoom, St Andrew Square

Sun 1 Oct 2017Last weekend, my husband and I met up for dinner at Dishoom in St Andrew Square with a group of friends. Some of us have kids and we don't often all...

Gardener’s Lodge, Princes Street Gardens

Sun 24 Sep 2017The Gardener's Lodge is a Victorian house and garden located in West Princes Street Gardens. It is called the Gardener's Lodge because the Head Gardener used to live there, but it...
Pretty Muddy 10K

Pretty Muddy 10K

Sun 17 Sep 2017Yesterday I took part in the Pretty Muddy 10K for Cancer Research UK. This is a 10 km long run with muddy obstacles along the route. Every participant pays £20 to...
Boogie and Arlene

Forth On The Fringe

Tue 8 Aug 2017It's that time of year again! The festival is in full swing in Edinburgh and the city is buzzing. I'm having a pretty busy summer and haven't got many plans for...