Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Travel
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe The weeks the festival fringe lasts is for me a happy time. I've been there on several occasions since my first unknowing visit, and it grows on me every time. I seem to discover something new with each visit and since it is the largest arts festival in the world one might say that the options on what to do and see is pretty much inexhaustible. Also noteworthy is that because the festival fringe attracts a lot of visitors other happenings have started to crop up. Last time I unwittingly stumbled upon a foodie festival so it's worth looking into other happenings in the Edinburgh area during the festival fringe. Prices and Tickets The prices of accommodation usually is increased for the festival fringe so be aware when booking…
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Travel
Edinburgh My first visit to Edinburgh was during a backpacking trip through England. We had decided to stop of there a few days before going up to Inverness to see Loch Ness and hopefully Nessie. We had not figured that accommodation was going to be an issue so we didn't look into booking something until a few days before. While looking through the booking sites there was not really much there, but we found a B&B not far from Old Town which is a central district of Edinburgh. When we arrived it turned out we were double booked, but the hostess was nice enough to set us up in a friends empty loft at the same cost (thank you). Anyway when we made it into town we understood why there was…
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