With Mother’s Day coming up this weekend we’ve had a bit of a think about some of the best places to go and things to do in Edinburgh with your Mum. So if you’re looking to go all out and treat your mother to something special then why not whisk her away for a city break to Edinburgh?
After all Scotland’s capital is bursting with culture, art, more fancy restaurants than you could shake a stick at and numerous places to sit and enjoy afternoon tea taking in the beautiful scenery.
A luxurious champagne Afternoon Tea at one of the iconic locations across the city, such as the elegant North Bridge Brasserie in the Scotsman Hotel or at The Tower rooftop restaurant with stunning views across the city.
Tickets to a show at one of the many theatres, including the colourful Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Edinburgh Playhouse for some glitz and glam or the musical extravaganza High Society at the Festival Theatre.
Wining and dining with a gourmet meal at one of the many fantastic restaurants the city has to offer. Browse Informed Edinburgh’s numerous reviews of the city’s restaurants to pick up some good suggestions.
Exploring the historic Old Town with its cobbled streets, beautiful architecture, boutique shops and must see attractions, such as Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace and the National Museum of Scotland.
If Mum’s in need of a break, Edinburgh’s your city, and a trip here is the perfect way to say thank you this Mother’s Day.