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Self-Catering In Edinburgh
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Self-catering in Edinburgh is what we’re all about at Dickins, but we’re also about so much more. The world of self-catering has changed beyond recognition since we started letting for the Edinburgh Festival back in 1998. Then, the phrase self-catering probably conjured up the sense of a damp, old fashioned…

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Edinburgh’s Best Parks & Outdoor Spaces
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It’s no secret that Edinburgh winters can be long and when the nicer weather finally arrives, the city seems to come out of hibernation. We’re very lucky in Edinburgh with an endless choice of beautiful parks and natural green spaces (how many places can boast a dormant volcano right in…

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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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Holiday Apartments In Edinburgh: Family-Friendly
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Edinburgh is a brilliant city to visit as a family and in this guide we’ll give you great tips and ideas for places to stay and things to do whilst you’re here. Plus, our collection of family-friendly Edinburgh holiday apartments makes sure that everyone in the family will be happy…

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12 Things We Love To Do In Edinburgh
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This February on our Instagram we decided to post some of the things we love about Edinburgh – which turned out to be quite the love letter to this magnificent city. Of course, on Instagram, you can’t go wrong with a photo of Edinburgh’s beautiful architecture or a shot of your favourite…

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