candlemaker row edinburgh from scottish national museum

CRAFTY CANDLEMAKER ROW – OLD TOWN EDINBURGH

Why not make your shopping a little bit different by popping down crafty Candlemaker Row for some alternative retail independent shopping? You can stop at the Oz bar or Under The Stairs Bistro for refreshment and also grab the best selfie in Edinburgh with the Castle as your backdrop, so remember to shop on your local…

dancebase grassmarket edinburgh arts culture scottish

DANCEBASE

We have a blockbuster line-up ofworkshops coming yourway this summer, including the return of last year’smegahit: Summer Sessions (p11).Designed specifically to ensure continuity and progression in your dance skills in the gap between the summer and autumn terms, they’re back this July to keep you brushed up on your ballet, contemporary, Pilates, jazz and hip…

geddes garden grassmarket edinburgh

GEDDES GARDEN

Our Garden This was the name given by local children to the West Port Garden which opened in 1910. At the time the West Port was a cavernous street of soot-blackened tenements, running uphill from the Grassmarket. Inspiration came from pioneer ecologist Patrick Geddes whose vision was to create green spaces among the Old Town…