What The Dickins: Great Things to Do in Edinburgh

The Dickins Insider Guide to Southside, Edinburgh
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If you head south of Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, you’ll come across Southside. The area is home to the University of Edinburgh and is a bustling, vibrant area of the city. During term time, the area is flooded with students and as a result, Southside has a fantastic selection of…

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What’s On In Edinburgh – July 2018
What's On In Edinburgh - July
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It feels like we say this every month, but where on earth did yet another month go?! Half of 2018 is gone and before we know it summer will be over! But before we get carried away with ourselves, there are so many fun events to look forward to in…

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What’s On In Edinburgh – June 2018
What's On In Edinburgh - June
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We can hardly believe we’re nearly halfway through 2018 and to our delight summer has well and truly arrived in Edinburgh! Edinburgh’s reputation as the City of Festivals comes into full swing as June is crammed full of exciting outdoor festivals such as Meadows Festival, Festival of Cycling, Film Fest…

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Have you heard of Edinburgh’s Smallest 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. Recently, in an effort to inspire a new found love for reading in the city, Little Free Libraries have popped up around the city.…

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The Best Picnic Spots In Edinburgh
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As we inch closer and closer to summer, Scotland’s often temperamental weather seems to have finally got the memo and temperatures have noticeably risen plus the sun has shown its face nearly every day! To make the most of the glorious weather, why not opt to head outdoors to enjoy…

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