Author Archive

The writers


20 Jan

Burns Night

Every year the people of Scotland celebrate Burns… more
20 Dec

Scotland’s Yuletide Past

  Edinburgh’s Christmas today may be… more
15 Nov

The Great Fire Of Edinburgh

  As we’ve mentioned in the blog… more
23 Oct

The History of Hallowe’en in Scotland

  Hallowe’en traces its roots back to… more
18 Aug

Underground Around The World

  You may have heard The Real Mary King’s… more
20 Jul

Things to do with the family in Edinburgh on a rainy day

  Our wonderful city of Edinburgh is… more
3 Jul

The Real Mary King’s Close shortlisted for The British Travel Awards

  We are thrilled to announce that The… more
21 Jun

Meet Mary King

As is the case with so many women in history, not… more
13 Jun

Edinburgh’s Plague Doctor

  Allow us to take you back to the summer… more