5 fun facts you should know before you visit Edinburgh

Whether you have been living in Edinburgh for years, arrived recently to start university, or have yet to visit the city, there are things that you will probably have heard about such as Hogmanay, the Fringe Festival, the Elephant House Café where Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s stone was written etc. However, there are also some little gems of knowledge that you discover as you walk around the city. Here are 5 things that you might not have heard about.

10 reasons why the weather in Edinburgh is amazing

That’s it! You study at the University of Edinburgh, you learn about the world, meet so many different people and live in a city rich in history and culture. Still, the first thing that people talk about when they hear you study in Scotland (or the United Kingdom for that matter) is the weather. Like many of us are finding, the weather here is not as bad as the reputation it holds. If you are planning on moving to Edinburgh or just interested in having a quick  “weather talk”, this post is for you.