Sugar Daddy

A brand new bakery in the center of Marchmont.

Edinburgh Cycle Hire

Following the lead of other cities in the UK, Edinburgh started a cycle hire scheme. For £1.50 you can rent a bike for an hour, £3 for a full day and £90 for a year. This is a very positive step to encourage people to cycle more. I hope this is followed up with more…

Nº 1 The Grange

This restaurant had some great reviews so I decided to give it a try last weekend. The food was good, specially my Mexican mole with corn bread but we needed to wait for 50 minutes!!!! Luckily the restaurant recognised this, and offers us a 50% discount on our bill to redeem themselves. With that in…

Detour

Detour is a brand new cafe in an old location, it’s the third cafe I’ve know in the same location. As they said third time lucky, it was all the ingredients to succeed: excellent coffee, solid WiFi and lots of power plugs. This time I didn’t test the food but I will make sure I…

Thrive

A new cafe in Bruntsfield with vegetarian/vegan food. The food is great but the coffee not that much. WiFi is functional but there is not a lot of power plugs around so not the best place for co-work but great for lunch!

Little Death Club

Yesterday Inês and I went to see a cabaret show, Little Death Club, at the Fringe festival. The presenter was a brilliant show woman, she started the show by conviction three audience members to cuddle her and then carry her on stage, just hilarious. The majority of acts where amazing, with special mentions for the…

The Trossachs

The family and I decided to do a mini break to celebrate a family birthday and we went to the Trossachs. I was amazed with the place, it’s just one hour away from Edinburgh but it feels very remote and the nature is just stunning around the area. It’s is as beautiful the Lake District…