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Whisky in Scotland’s capital city – the best places for a dram

It’s no secret that Scotland is the home of whisky (or Scotch as it’s often better known) and where better to enjoy a dram or two than in the capital city. We’re here to guide you through some of the best places to go if you’re visiting our beautiful city and want to try the best whiskies in town. Continue reading

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You’ll have had your tea….so how about coffee?

Edinburgh has some of the best independent coffee shops around which is great for us locals but even better for caffeine hungry tourists looking to sample some of the city’s best cafes. Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Treat- A City Break to Edinburgh

Thinking about treating your mum to something extra special this Mother’s Day? Then head to Edinburgh – guaranteed to be a day she’ll never forget. Continue reading

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Where to eat haggis in Edinburgh

We’re constantly getting asked by our guests and even some of our less well-informed friends about where to buy the best haggis in Edinburgh. Continue reading

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Greatbase on top in Local Business Accelerators competition

Previously we mentioned that Greatbase had been shortlisted for the regional heats of the national Local Business Accelerators competition. We were surprised and delighted to hear earlier this month that the Edinburgh Evening News had chosen our company as one … Continue reading

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Science Extravaganza- Fun for all the Family

Get the whole family involved in this two-week festival, celebrating the innovations, inventions and wonders of science. Continue reading

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Love is in the air!

With Valentine’s Day coming up what better place to take a loved one than to Edinburgh – once described by Sir Walter Scott as ‘mine own romantic town’. Continue reading

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Greatbase shortlisted for Local Business Accelerator awards

Here at Greatbase we’re all very excited by the news that we’ve been shortlisted for the regional heats of the national Local Business Accelerators competition. Backed by David Cameron and with Deborah Meaden from Dragon’s Den as the national ambassador, … Continue reading

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Remembering Bobby in Greyfriars Kirkyard

Last week a special commemoration event took place in Edinburgh to mark the death of Greyfriars Bobby – the small dog with a big heart. Continue reading

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