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Hi, I'm Ildiko

Welcome to the Weekend Enthusiast! A collection of travel, lifestyle, restaurant reviews and home of the Edinburgh Enthusiast. 

What to do this weekend: 17-18 June


Leith Late

The popular annual festival of Leith Late is back - the programme features visual art, theatre, poetry and live music. We recommend the mural tours which are free to attend but booking is essential - book here. Tours start from the Out of the Blue Drill Hall at 12pm and 3pm.


Edinburgh Canal Festival

Why not spend this Saturday at the Canal Fest in Fountainbridge - expect raft race, music, street food and free boat trips. All the fun kicks off at 12pm.

Edinburgh Whisky Festival

The Edinburgh Whisky Festival is hosted at the beautiful Assembly Rooms on George Street this Saturday between 12pm and 9pm. Exhibitors include Talisker, Bowmore, The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and others.


Japanese Lunch and Tea Tasting

Harajuku Kitchen in Tollcross is hosting a three course lunch combined with tea tasting with PekoeTea. They will also have a special guest from Zero Japan to talk about Japanese ceramics and tea culture. Book your tickets via Eventbrite and you will also get 10% discount on tea and teaware at PekoeTea until 25 June.

Have a nice weekend!

What to do this weekend: 24-25 June

What to do this weekend: 10-11 June

What to do this weekend: 10-11 June