What The Dickins: A Tale Of Edinburgh City

Places To Stay In Edinburgh – The West End
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This week in our ‘Places To Stay’ series is an area somewhat off the beaten path but nevertheless a beautiful part of Edinburgh – the West End. You’ll find Edinburgh’s West End located approximately between the Dean Village and up to Shandwick place and between Haymarket and the start of…

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What’s On In Edinburgh – May 2019
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Can anyone believe it’s already May? It feels like the city has sprung to life these past few weeks, with the cherry blossoms in bloom and the temperatures rising. It really does feel magical and we’ve been enjoying the changing seasons and spending more time outdoors. In our recent blog…

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8 Of The Best Beer Gardens In Edinburgh
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When the sun shines in Edinburgh the city truly comes to life and it seems that just about everyone – grandparents, kids, and dogs alike – heads outside in search of the sun. One of our favourite things to do on a warm sunny day is to relax outside with…

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Successful Edinburgh Festival Lets – The Owner’s Guide
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I’m Louise Dickins, the Managing Director at Dickins Edinburgh, and I have been successfully organising Edinburgh Festival lets since 1998. So 2019 marks my 21st anniversary! It’s where Dickins started all those years ago. Over the past 21 years, I’ve experienced pretty much everything that can happen when letting homes…

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The Best Places for Vegetarian Food in Edinburgh
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It’s not difficult to eat out as a vegetarian (or vegan) in Edinburgh, you just have to know where to look! The Scottish capital has some of the best food the UK has to offer and the same is true for its vegetarian cuisine. While eating a plant-based diet has…

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