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What’s On In Edinburgh – January 2020
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January in Edinburgh is usually the coldest month of the year and starts off with a gigantic street party in the city centre! And if that’s not wild enough, how about a quick New Years’ dip in the Firth of Fourth? In other words, the Scots won’t be put off…

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9 Reasons Why Hogmanay in Edinburgh is the Best!
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Whether you call it New Year’s Eve, Hogmanay, or Auld Years Night, Edinburgh is the place to be to celebrate it! From Edinburgh’s renowned Street Party to a serene Candlelit Concert, Edinburgh comes alive with celebrations, fireworks, and parties. Below you’ll find our curated list of events happening on Hogmanay…

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How to Spend a Cosy Winter Day in Edinburgh
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As temperatures drop below zero and icy north winds invade the Capital, it’s evident winter is well and truly here. To combat the “dreich” (a Scottish word for wet, cold or gloomy) weather, Visit Scotland have coined the term “Còsagach” to encompass being snug, sheltered, and warm and to encourage…

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What’s On In Edinburgh – December 2019
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December in Edinburgh is a magical time and here at Dickins, we love the season and all that comes with it! With all the glistening markets and light shows around the city, it may be getting dark earlier but Edinburgh is shining through. We want to thank you for supporting…

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

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