Market Street Hotel

Market Street Hotel

It teased us with its highly conceptual marketing on social media and whispers of its arrival spread across Edinburgh like wildfire. Market Street Hotel, Scotland’s first design hotel from Carlton Hotel Collection opened its doors in August during the Edinburgh festival. I was invited to experience this new and exciting addition to Edinburgh’s hotel scene [...]

Prestonfield House – Rhubarb

Prestonfield House – Rhubarb

Situated only five minutes from Edinburgh city centre is the impressive and renowned Prestonfield House hotel, owned by hotelier-restaurateur James Thomson OBE. This historic building sits within its own 20 acre garden, its white baroque exterior standing proud against the rugged backdrop of Arthur’s seat. As you turn into their impressive driveway, the city noise [...]

UK Blog Awards 2019

UK Blog Awards 2019

I am happy to announce that Blublazerguy is a finalist in the Lifestyle category for the UK Blog Awards 2019. I would like to thank each and every one of my followers who voted and of course the judges at the UK Blog Awards for taking me through to the final. I am constantly working [...]

Scottish Gin

Scottish Gin

It comes as no surprise that over the past few years there has been a massive revival in the Gin industry. As a younger man, I probably would have squirmed at the thought of drinking Gin but times have changed and I have taken quite a liking to this deliciously refreshing drink. Over 16 million bottles of [...]

Edinburgh’s Christmas – 2018

Edinburgh’s Christmas – 2018

The days may have become shorter, but all this darkness provides the city with the perfect chance to sparkle. On the 18th November fireworks emblazoned the sky and Christmas came to Edinburgh again. This year, Edinburgh Christmas has pulled out all the stops to make it an extra special one. Edinburgh with its majestic castle, cobbled streets and [...]