Friday, July 20, 2018

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.


Tue 19 Jun 2018 We haven't had much luck with dinosaurs over the last few years. The kids are now aged five and three, and despite loving their dinosaur books and toys, they are always completely petrified of any kind...


Maison Bleue

Dinner at Maison Bleue

Fri 1 Jun 2018 Maison Bleue is a restaurant on Victoria Street, which serves French, North African and Scottish dishes. My husband and I went there for dinner recently, probably about 10 years since the...
Sunshine On Leith

Sunshine on Leith

Thu 24 May 2018 I'm a big fan of The Proclaimers, the Scottish folk-rock duo Craig and Charlie Reid. My Dad used to play their Sunshine On Leith album when I was little, so I've...
Albert with Joey in War Horse

The Incredible War Horse

Fri 20 Apr 2017 On Wednesday I was so excited to finally see War Horse, the National Theatre's adaptation of Michael Morprgo's novel. I had heard so many great things about this play and was...
Dine Edinburgh

Dine with Stuart Muir

Tue 3 Apr 2018 I'm always on the look out for good Edinburgh restaurant recommendations, and I've recently heard good things about Dine with Stuart Muir. This relaxed, contemporary brasserie is located just above the...