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The Best Places For Afternoon Tea In Edinburgh
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Afternoon tea is one of those refined traditions that is synonymous with Britain. As a popular ‘go-to’ for special occasions, we had Mother’s Day in mind when thinking of our favourite places to enjoy this indulgent treat. Of course, afternoon tea isn’t just about the food but also about the…

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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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10 Great Things To Do With Children In Edinburgh
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Edinburgh offers an array of exciting things to do with children whatever the weather. No matter when you’re visiting the city or if you live here and are looking for some inspiration, you’ve come to the right place; we have put together a great list 10 things children love doing…

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Day Trips From Edinburgh – Secret Beaches And World Famous Croissants
Day Trips From Edinburgh
Seacliff harbour and Tantallon Castle beyond
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One of the many great things about Edinburgh is how easy it is get out of, because as far as capital cities go it’s fairly small. It means taking day trips from Edinburgh is easy and luckily, there are so many brilliant things to do just an hour away. This…

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5 Great Things To Do With Kids During The Edinburgh Festival
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As exciting as the month of August is for Edinburgh, knowing how to entertain the troops during the festival can be difficult. You want to make great memories with the little ones but that’s often easier said than done. Which children’s shows are the best? Are there any suitable activities…

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