Category Archives: Edinburgh Sport

Hotels & Apartments Near Meadowbank Stadium In Edinburgh

Most people of my age remember Meadowbank Stadium hosting the Commonwealth Games of 1986 – I’m glad to say I don’t remember 1970. The stadium is very much in use today and is used by many different sports. The stadium also hosts a … Continue reading

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5 Hotels In Edinburgh With Long Swimming Pools

When I go away for business or pleasure I always take a pair of swimming shorts with me and the intention of doing a few lengths before breakfast. However, often when I get down to the pool in the morning … Continue reading

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Hotels & Serviced Apartments Near Easter Road Stadium, Home Of Hibernian FC

Easter Road is the home ground of Hibernian Football Club, or ‘Hibs’. Hibs play football (soccer) in the SPL (Scottish Premier League). The stadium is in Leith which is to the East of Edinburgh and has a capacity of more than 20,000.  Hibs’ fans call Easter Road … Continue reading

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Hotels & Apartments Near Tyncastle Stadium Home Of Hearts FC

Hearts, Hearts, glorious Hearts! Tynecastle Stadium is in the Gorgie area of Edinburgh, to the west of the city, and is the home of Heart of Midlothian Football Club. ‘Hearts’ play in the SPL – Scotland’s top football (soccer) league. To … Continue reading

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