What The Dickins: Stockbridge

8 of Edinburgh’s Most Romantic Places
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Edinburgh is undoubtedly a romantic destination. With its rich history, beautiful architecture and stunning vantage points, you don’t have to go far to feel the love in this city. If you’re searching for somewhere new (or old) to inspire a bit of romance this February, we’ve put together a list…

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6 Warm Places for Cold Days in Edinburgh
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Winter is definitely upon us here in the capital and although Edinburgh may not have the saunas of Sweden or the hot springs of Iceland, there are plenty of warm and cosy places you can go when you’re feeling the cold. We have selected some of our favorites, so keep…

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Our Homes From Home – St Stephen Street, Stockbridge
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Our Most Loved Collection was designed for homes like this one on St Stephen Street. Guests LOVE staying here and the thing they mention again and again in their glowing feedback is the amazing library of books. Wise Marcus Tullius Cicero said many moons ago that “A room without books…

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The Best Guide to Charity Shopping in Edinburgh
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There’s something very gratifying about shopping in charity shops, aside from helping a brilliant cause, of course. Imagine combing through the racks of clothing, to no avail, then suddenly coming across the perfect cashmere jumper and snapping it up for a fraction of its original price tag. If you enjoy…

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Have you heard of Edinburgh’s Little Free Libraries?
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Edinburgh has always had a strong link to literature and you’ll be happy to hear that independent bookshops and libraries are alive and well in the city. In an effort to inspire a new found love for reading Edinburgh’s Little Free Libraries have popped up around the city. The Little…

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