Despite the relatively small size of Edinburgh, the city is full of things to do, see, taste and drink, most of which come at prices that aren’t horrible by U.K. standards, but are comparable to other large cities in the British Isles (not including London).
A full Scottish breakfast is a must when in the Scottish capital and consists of eggs, bacon, sausage, buttered toast and baked beans. The Bluebird Cafe serves such heaping breakfasts for budget-friendly prices.
After breakfast, head south to the Royal Mile for mid-morning window shopping, castle spotting and possibly a Scotch whisky tasting. The famous street stretches from Edinburgh Castle to Scottish Parliament and Holyroodhouse, and is an Instagrammer’s heaven with men playing bagpipes, quaint Scottish architecture and whisky around every corner.
If you’re in Edinburgh on one of the few days of the year when it’s not raining, a picnic lunch at the Meadows is a splendid way to spend the afternoon. The perfectly manicured green park is surrounded by rows of trees and high-rises, and houses a small restaurant and a playground within the grounds.
If you’re feeling up for a challenge, lace up your hiking boots for a climb to the top of Arthur’s Seat, the highest point in Edinburgh with views over the city and sea. After working up an appetite, head back downhill into the city for a rewarding dinner and glass of Scotch at Pibroch, a family-run restaurant that serves Scottish beef and Edinburgh Ale pie, caramelized pork with leek sausages, or Haggis, also available vegetarian-style.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Cable is so expensive, sometimes it is easier to just pay monthly for subscription services like Hulu and Netflix. Some TVs come with those applications already installed, but, if not ,you have to use your laptop and a HDMI cord, which takes a while to set up. Instead, get an Amazon Fire TV Stick.
Live in the eastern half of the United States? You can get fresh meals sourced from New England farms from Azuluna. The healthy meal service provider was founded by a group of Connecticut-based farmers, chefs and nutritionists, with an aim to provide New England locals with well-balanced entrees and side dishes that support New England farms. Now, the business has expanded beyond New England.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.
Game of Thrones was one of the most popular shows of the decade, and the series always had fans talking and speculating on what might happen next. Over the years the show has shown off some of the most beautiful and interesting places across the world. We created a guide for travelers who wish to visit some of the locations where the show filmed.