What The Dickins: Christmas

Edinburgh’s Enchanting Christmas Decorations
Christmas Decorations
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There’s nothing that brightens up the long winter nights like twinkly lights dancing in the dark. It’s wonderful to see Edinburgh’s beautiful old buildings dressed to impress and looking their best for the festive occasion. As we approach Christmas, we wanted to share our favourite Edinburgh Christmas decorations with you…

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Heartwarming Christmas Carol Services in Edinburgh 2017
Carol Service
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Christmas carol concerts make for a fabulously festive night out, so why not take a break from the manic Christmas preparations and crowded streets to enjoy a lovely atmospheric Christmas carol service with friends or family. With numerous carol services taking place in Edinburgh from now until Christmas, you’ll be…

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Edinburgh’s Most Christmassy Shop
yeoldechristmasshoppe
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Can you believe it’s only ten days until Christmas?! If the Christmas spirit hasn’t found you yet then one way of locating it is to visit the iconic Olde Christmas Shoppe at 145 Canongate on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh’s Old Town. This shoppe that’s been around for nearly 20 years now…

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Christmas Carols and Concerts in Edinburgh
St Giles Cathedral Edinburgh
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Few things will evoke that special Christmas feeling more than beautiful, ambient Christmas music. We love a good traditional Christmas carol service or concert but couldn’t find a list of them all in one location – so we decided to put together one ourselves for December 2016! This post won’t include…

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