Edinburgh stars in new Eurovision film

Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan and Rachel McAdams, star of Mean Girls and The Notebook, will appear alongside Will Ferrell in the movie, which is expected to spend a week shooting in the city and involve around 200 extras. Ferrell, who shot to fame on the American sketch show Saturday Night Live, has co-written the… Continue reading Edinburgh stars in new Eurovision film

Edinburgh Airport has the busiest ever month for a Scottish airport

Edinburgh Airport recorded the busiest ever month for a Scottish airport for the second time as a total of 1,508,586 passengers passed through it in July 2019. Airport news from Airport taxis Edinburgh – phone 0800-6190575 for bookings . The figures are up 0.4% on the same month last year, but growth is down from 6.3% in… Continue reading Edinburgh Airport has the busiest ever month for a Scottish airport

Airport drop-off charges on the increase

It will come as no surprise to frequent flyers that airport drop-off charges are on the increase . The RAC said 18 of the 22 they looked at have introduced or raised drop-off fees and claimed motorists were “often left wincing” at the prices. Airport taxis Edinburgh freephone 0800-6190575 Charges for seeing off someone as… Continue reading Airport drop-off charges on the increase

Edinburgh Airport to showcase Fringe acts

Acts from the world-famous Edinburgh Fringe will perform at Edinburgh Airport for the first time as the terminal becomes a new showcase venue. From August 2-24, a selection of performers will give visitors a taste of the Fringe with 20-minute-long performances on the airport’s Plaza area, with a stage being set up next to the… Continue reading Edinburgh Airport to showcase Fringe acts

Edinburgh Airport sets a new record

Edinburgh Airport celebrated its busiest June on record this week following the news that passenger numbers exceeded 1.4 million last month. Edinburgh Airport taxis freephone 0800-6190575 This comes as the Scottish capital welcomed two new transatlantic services this summer, including American Airlines’ service to Philadelphia (pictured), and a Delta Airlines route to Boston. Speaking of… Continue reading Edinburgh Airport sets a new record

Tours of St Andrews and historic Fife

This private tour visits the home of golf ,  St Andrews and historic Fife .   Tours start at 10 am . Tour itinerary Queensferry Crossing Anstruther St Andrews Falkland Palace Your journey to Fife takes you over the new Queensferry Crossing with views of the Forth Road Bridge , built in 1964 and the Forth Bridge, a cantilever… Continue reading Tours of St Andrews and historic Fife

New hotel development in Edinburgh’s Old Town

A new hotel development in Edinburgh’s Old Town has been placed on the market with an £8m price tag. Airport taxis Edinburgh International – taxi to St Andrews and Fife The Canongate will sit in a redeveloped Grade C-listed Victorian schoolhouse, comprising 21 apart-hotel style bedrooms as well as commercial units that could be used… Continue reading New hotel development in Edinburgh’s Old Town

Marriott takes aim at Airbnb

Marriott takes aim at Airbnb, expands into home rentals While homesharing giant Airbnb extends its reach into the traditional hotel market, Marriott International is headed in the opposite direction. Marriott plans to push further into homesharing after testing home rentals in Europe last year.It will soon begin taking bookings vis its website for 2,000 home… Continue reading Marriott takes aim at Airbnb

Edinburgh Airport could be sold off by GIP

Scotland’s busiest airport could be set to change hands in a multibillion pound deal, according to reports. The private equity firm which owns Edinburgh Airport is said to considering a sale of the hub in a deal which could it see it make a profit in excess of £1bn. Edinburgh Airport news from Airport Taxis… Continue reading Edinburgh Airport could be sold off by GIP

Fairmont Hotel St Andrews transfers

John Keating is the general manager at Fairmont St Andrews for AccorHotels. He has a career spanning some of the top hotels and resorts in the world, including The Ritz in London, and has hospitality experience accumulated in China, Russia, Australia and Indonesia. Book your taxi from Edinburgh to St Andrews on 0800-6190575. Keating is… Continue reading Fairmont Hotel St Andrews transfers