Articles Mentioning Edinburgh Hotels

5 Incredible Day Trips From Edinburgh

Martin de Lusenet/Flickr From world-class art to world-class whiskey, Fringe Festivals to fashion, castles to cathedrals, Edinburgh has plenty to experience. Once you’ve toured the highlights and sampled the haggis, it’s time to see what else Scotland has to offer. The country is full of enchanting nature, Celtic history, and charming seaside towns. Some of…

The Most Charming Boutique Hotels in Europe

A word of advice: Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to searching for the perfect hotel stay. In fact, for those seeking a more intimate, charming ambience with a personal touch, a boutique hotel is the way to go. Whether you’re heading off on a long vacation or sneaking in a short weekend getaway,…

Ireland vs. Scotland: Which Destination Is Right for You?

We’ve pitted a fair number of destinations against each other in the past — and next up is Ireland and Scotland. Choosing between these two places is tough — and really just comes down to personal preference, rather than a lack of beauty, booze, or history (both gorgeous countries offer these in spades). In fact,…

6 Reiseziele für Literaturliebhaber

Du kennst bestimmt das Gefühl in die Welt eines Buches einzutauchen und komplett mit ihr zu verschmelzen. Dann lachst, grübelst oder leidest du mit der Heldin oder dem Held der Erzählung und befindest dich in einem anderen Land, in einer Stadt oder Gegend in der du noch nie gewesen bist, dich aber trotzdem auskennst. Ein…

6 Must-See Attractions in Scotland

With all the ancient castles, majestic mountains, quaint towns, and scenic spots that Scotland has to offer, it can be hard to know where to start when planning your itinerary. To make things easier, we’ve picked out a few key attractions that we consider must-sees during any visit to the country. And while the weather…

11 Streets Around the World With the Most Dazzling Holiday Lights

If you’re starting to feel the winter blues, it’s time to hit the streets for a dose of holiday cheer. Sure, the daylight hours might be dwindling in the northern hemisphere, but many cities around the world are making up for that lack of sunshine with dazzling holiday light displays. From neon lily pads in…

9 Reasons You Should Visit Edinburgh This Winter

Phillip McErlean via Flickr Architecturally varied, rich in culture, and a gateway city to the Scottish Highlands — it’s hard to think of a reason not to visit Edinburgh this winter. Sure, the famous annual Edinburgh International Festival and accompanying Edinburgh Festival Fringe take place in July, but that just means you’ll find the Scottish…

13 Must-Visit Spots for Harry Potter Fans

In case you’ve been avoiding the internet the past week or so, Harry Potter fans were recently all too excited for the release of the new book “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” which was presented on stage in London. And understandably so. After all, they’ve been salivating for another peek into the wizarding world…

9 Hotels Around the World You Need to Know About Right Now

The hotel industry is constantly expanding. And therefore, our hotel coverage on Oyster.com is always growing to include new hotels that have just opened, iconic hotels that have been renovated to their original grandeur, and hotels in exotic, far-off destinations that we’ve just touched down in. Every week, dozens of hotels — with hundreds of…