Edinburgh

travel

Harry Potter Tourism Is Ruining Edinburgh

The city is full of crap gimmicks about a celebrity wizard.
Liam Turbett
1.18.18
HOUSING CRISIS

Will Rent Caps in Scotland Offer a Solution to the Housing Crisis?

The Scottish government is making moves to crack down on renting misery.
Liam Turbett
10.10.17
Edinburgh Fringe

I Put On a Hit Edinburgh Fringe Show in Just One Day

It's really not that hard, I don't get what all the fuss is about.
Oobah Butler
8.25.17
Edinburgh

I Saw a Woman Drink Piss at the Edinburgh Fringe and Now I Don't Know What to Think

A rumination on the PROs and CONs of the UK's biggest arts festival.
Rosie Hewitson
8.21.17
Home Coming

Home Coming: Edinburgh

An intimate tour of one writer's home town, one emo hangout at a time.
Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
8.16.17
New Neighbours

All the Gaffes I've Made Since Arriving in the UK

I'd never been to a big shopping centre before. How was I supposed to know you're not allowed to take your trousers off?
Mohamed Muumin
5.29.17
Film

'Filmmaking Is Terribly Colonial' – Talking 'T2 Trainspotting' with Danny Boyle

We spoke to the director and the group Young Fathers, whose music is described as the "heartbeat" of the 'Trainspotting' sequel.
Hannah Ewens
1.27.17
Art

150 Self-Portraits Reveal the Inner Lives of Iconic Artists

600 years of self-portraiture emerges in 'Facing the World: Self-Portraits from Rembrandt to Ai Weiwei.'
Andrew Nunes
9.6.16
News

The Man Who Was Destined to Never Lose His Virginity Has Finally Lost His Virginity

Mohammed Abad lost his penis in a car crash as a child. After getting a prosthetic penis decades later and arranging to lose his virginity, he was in another car crash and had to delay his plans.
Tim Noble
3.21.16
VICE Long Reads

An Oral History of 'Trainspotting', Twenty Years On

Ewan McGregor, Kelly MacDonald and Irvine Welsh talk about the book, the filming of the movie, the backlash and the sequel.
Daniel Dylan Wray
3.3.16
News

These Independence Activists Are Camping Outside the Scottish Parliament Until Scotland Is Free

They're vowing to stay in their caravan to help end the Westminster tyranny.
Aimee Stanton
1.11.16
Stuff

Stemming the Tide of Cultural Amnesia: An Interview with Legendary New York Performance Artist, Penny Arcade

We talked to the one-woman show about five decades of performing, her oral history project <i>Lower East Side Biographies</i> and the need to offer young people a queer, punk-rock, alternative to the mainstream.
Amelia Abraham
8.18.15
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