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Edinburgh’s streets shut down for Filming for Fast & Furious 9

Edinburgh’s streets shut down for Filming for Fast & Furious 9

Filming for Fast & Furious 9 will shut down many of Edinburgh’s streets in September as Vin Diesel and his gang of street car racers hit the roads. Production for the ninth film in the ongoing series begins on Waterloo Place in Edinburgh, while it is thought 52 roads are set to be closed during the course of filming which will last until 22 September. Road diversion signs, set building, and cranes can all be seen in the snaps taken…

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Jamie beats Jon Snow in Saturn Awards

Jamie beats Jon Snow in Saturn Awards

The Saturn Awards wanted to know who fans thought should win between Outlander’s Jamie Fraser and Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow When Outlander‘s Jamie Fraser is put up against Game of Thrones‘ Jon Snow, who do you think should win? The answer won’t be surprising among Sassenachs and it’s clear everyone was out in force for the Saturn Awards poll. Despite Game of Thrones having a larger fan base, the Obsassenachs are clearly more passionate. Or maybe it’s just the fact that Jamie really…

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Is Broch Tuarach a real place?

Is Broch Tuarach a real place?

Broch Tuarach is a real place – Lallybroch / Midhope Castle, a 16th-century tower house  in Outlander. Have the unique Outlander experience – See Jamie Fraser’s ancestral home Lallybroch. – Hear Jamie as he guides you around Castle Leoch ( Doune Castle ) on our Jamie Fraser Outlander tour   Free pickup from your hotel/ Airbnb/ port in Edinburgh . Left to Jamie by his parents, Brian and Ellen, Lallybroch is also home to Jamie’s sister, Jenny, her husband Ian Murray and their…

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Tours of Scotland – two castles and a distillery

Tours of Scotland – two castles and a distillery

Tours of Scotland – two castles and a distillery Looking for things to do in Edinburgh ? How about taking a tour from Edinburgh of two amazing castles and a whisky distillery ? Two ancient Scottish castles and a distillery feature in this tour –  Stirling Castle Doune Castle Deanston Highland Malt Distillery Callander Balquhidder Church Doune Castle featured in Monty Python and the Holy Grail , Game of Thrones and the Outlander TV series. Stirling Castle is one of Scotland’s most impressive…

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Seven unique experiences you can only have in Scotland

Seven unique experiences you can only have in Scotland

As far as underrated holiday destinations go, Scotland is on the list. It’s known around the world for its whisky, tartan and bagpipes but often overlooked by British travellers who opt for the sun-kissed sands of Spain or otherworldly scenery of Iceland. Thankfully, we’re here to show you just how wonderful this UK beauty spot really is by bringing you the amazing things and unique experiences you can only have in Scotland… 1. Take a tour of the Outlander film locations Unique Outlander…

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Outlander success makes film locations upgrade their facilities

Outlander success makes film locations upgrade their facilities

The Outlander effect has been well documented in the last few years. The most popular film locations are now looking to upgrade their facilities to cope with the demand . Outlander news from Private tours Edinburgh . Phone Edinburgh +44-131 549 9785 for information about Outlander tours and bookings . Outlander could become “a victim of its own success” due to the huge numbers of fans flocking to historic sites linked to the show. Research published in March revealed that attractions…

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