A Taste of Traditional Christmas Dinner in Berlin, Amsterdam & Edinburgh.

        This Christmas, take a tip from Germany, the Netherlands or Scotland to spice up your holiday dinner. These countries are famous for their sumptuous traditional fare during December. In many cultures of Europe, Christmas is first of all a day to gather family. And what says family better than food? Here’s [...]

Score these Great Gadgets the Next time you Travel Abroad!

When you’re travelling, make the most of your business trip by picking up the latest technology innovations you can’t get anywhere else. We know you love your iPhone, we do. But the amazing tech available from other companies makes a great case for having a “work” phone. Here is a list of the newest products [...]

Where to Get a Shoe Shine in Berlin

The Business Etiquette of  the Shoe Shine In any major US metropolis, and many cities in Asia and around the world, paying for someone to clean your boots (While you wear them), is normal. On the corners of these business districts, you often see someone kneeling at the feet of a man or woman in [...]

Unique City Walks: 5% off Context Tours in Edinburgh and Amsterdam

If you’re booking an apartment, the chances are you’re keen to delve deeper than the usual tourist sites, so we’ve teamed up with Context Travel to offer our guests an exclusive 5% discount on their walking tours in Edinburgh and Amsterdam. Context tours are small (maximum 6 people), in-depth (up to 3 hours) and led by [...]

Summer discounts now on!

    Summer is in full swing and we’ve finally seen (a little) sunshine at Be My Guest HQ! We’re giving all of our customers an EXTRA 5% off our our existing offers, across ALL of our holiday apartments.  All you have to do is enter the promo code above when you book your apartment online. 5% discount is [...]

Edinburgh’s Top 5 Spas and Salons

Here is a great selection of Edinburgh Spas and Salons to help you decide the best place to pamper yourself on your trip to Edinburgh. Inside & Out You have just spent a great few days in Edinburgh, have arrived at the airport early, and its been one of those lucky days when you wiz [...]

Edinburgh’s Leith Shore – A Seafood Lovers Paradise

Just a short bus ride north of the city, the Shore in Leith is an area steeped in nautical history and seafood delights. As Edinburgh’s busy ship building port for centuries, the docks and surrounding area has a somewhat colourful past, which unfortunately went into decline in the second half of the 20th Century. However, [...]

Kitty’s 8 Things To Do in Edinburgh for Free

Edinburgh continues to show its diversity by providing a variety of fantastic things to do for free! The Stand Comedy Club  5 York Place, Edinburgh, 0131 558 7272
 Edinburgh’s famous comedy club hosts “Whose Lunch is it anyway?”  every Sunday lunch-time with comedians Stu and Gary. The show is very interactive, where the audience are [...]

The Portobello seaside experience – Edinburgh’s coastal secret

Apart from occasional glimpses of the Firth of Forth from the New Town, it’s easy to forget that that Edinburgh is a coastal city. The Shore in Leith is great for seafood and a mooch around the harbour, but if you’re in the mood for a more traditional British seaside experience, Portobello is full of [...]

Kitty’s Top 5 Tea rooms & Tea shops in Edinburgh

Clarinda’s Tea Room 69 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8BS 0131 557 1888
 This small but famous tearoom keeps it traditional by providing reasonably priced breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and homemade cakes Nana-style. Complete with lace, cake trays and old-fashioned ornaments, Clarinda’s caters for any tourist hoping to experience the ever popular British “Afternoon-Tea”. Within close proximity [...]