If there was ever a time to fleetingly consider doing a juice cleanse, it’s quite possibly now. We’re right in the middle of the week between Christmas and New Year, the one where you’re not totally sure what day it is but you are sure that you’ve probably eaten a little bit too much cheese and possibly drunk a little too much wine. Panic not. Maybe with the help of a green juice you’ll be glowing again in time for your New Year’s Eve revelry. Or maybe not. But whether you need a last minute attempt to acquire some sort of kale induced radiance, to squeeze into your NYE outfit, if you’re begrudgingly considering researching where you can kick off a healthy 2017 or you’re a juice fanatic all year round, check out our picks for the best juice and smoothie bars around!
Before we give you our guide to Edinburgh, let’s agree you’re not allowed to complain about being a little chilly up in Scotland. You’ll be far too busy for that anyway. From the elegant Georgian architecture to the sublime surrounding countryside and all the places in between where you’ll find great food, great hospitality and quite probably a great whisky or two (just make sure you call it a wee dram), you’ll see why Edinburgh is one of our favourite cities. So whether you’re interested in the Old Town, the New Town or the whole town check out our guide for the top 10 things to do in Edinburgh recommended by our local Martin for spots to eat, drink and be merry. And if you like the sounds of his suggestions, check out his profile here!
If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Paris, Barcelona or Edinburgh over the festive period and want to eat like the locals, we’ve put together a guide to what the Christmas traditional foods are and the best places to find them! Who was it that said ‘to travel is to eat’? We can’t remember exactly, but we just said it too, so it must be true. We know half the joy in discovering a new city is eating your way around it, and this is never truer than over the festive season when the local culinary traditions different of cities all come out to play. So discover what the Christmas classics are in Paris, Barcelona and Edinburgh with our guide!