The Water of Leith Cafe Bistro, Leith, Edinburgh

A delightful little, unassuming coffee house on Leith’s Coburg Street, where we enjoyed delicious, fresh coffee and home baking from the comfort of a large leather couch. Lovely, friendly staff and a relaxed, easy atmosphere make this a perfect stop off for a cup of tea or leisurely … [Read more...]

Bond No.9, Leith

Leith’s ongoing redevelopment and refurbishment is not least of all evident within Bond No9 on Edinburgh’s lengthy Commercial Street. The row of refurbished shops, restaurants, offices and flats retains the character of the former whisky bond building and assumes the personality of an assortment … [Read more...]

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

Welcomed aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia, which has found a final home in Edinburgh’s port of Leith, we were immediately struck by the warm and friendly reception we received onboard, the once home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family. A remarkably open and frank account of her history … [Read more...]