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Fascinating Edinburgh Palaces and Castles

Historic Palaces and Castles in and around Edinburgh If there is one thing Scotland isn’t…...

Hidden Edinburgh: Going Underground

Discover Edinburgh’s Underground City Hidden beneath the streets and bridges of Edinburgh, are several underground…...

The Write Stuff: Famous Edinburgh Authors

Our Favourite Edinburgh Writers Today is World Book Day. So, we’ve been looking at some…...

Little Known Facts About Calton Hill

Part of A World Heritage Site When it comes to facts about Calton Hill, there…...

Bizarre Edinburgh: Strange Facts you might not know

A Few Strange Edinburgh Facts  We all know there are plenty of interesting facts about…...

A Definitive Guide to Edinburgh Slang

The Edinburgh Slang Glossary For any non-native visitor to Edinburgh, trying to understand the local…...

Visiting Scotland: Expectation V Reality

Home to over 5.4 million people, there’s far more to Scotland than the Loch Ness…...

Exploring Calton Hill’s New Collective Gallery

A familiar building to anybody living in or visiting Edinburgh, the Old City Observatory is…...

What’s New at Parliament House Hotel?

2018 Hotel Refurbishment At Parliament House, we like to keep our hotel looking good, so…...

New Year’s Resolutions for Edinburgh 2019

New Year is just around the corner. And we think it’s time to plan some…...

Five Reasons to visit the National Museum of Scotland

Scotland is teeming with history and heritage. So, there’s no better place to dig into…...

Just Engaged? Let’s Celebrate!

Things to do in Edinburgh when you’re just engaged Edinburgh is such a spectacular city!…...

Microgapping in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Microgap (Mini Gap Year) Ideas Ever thought of taking a microgap? Perhaps you’ve been…...

Six Nations Rugby in Edinburgh

Every February and March we welcome rugby fans to our hotel, before they make their…...

Stay with us this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and the festive celebrations have already begun here in…...

Exploring Medieval Edinburgh

Edinburgh is steeped in history and heritage. Which is why it’s one of the most…...

The Best Places to Wrap up your Edinburgh Christmas Shopping

Christmas Shopping in Edinburgh Now that November has arrived, it’s time to get your skates…...

On the Hunt For Hidden Gems In Edinburgh?

So, you’ve already visited all the usual things to do in Edinburgh and you’re looking…...