What The Dickins: A Tale Of Edinburgh City

Edinburgh’s Best Fish & Chips
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Fish & Chips – perhaps the quintessential British summer food! This popular dish has long-since been a staple here in Scotland and it’s the ideal treat for any occasion. There are plenty of places to enjoy the nation’s favourite dish here in Edinburgh and we think it makes for the…

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9 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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6 Things to do in Edinburgh This August – Without the Festivals
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This time of year we’re usually in full gear as the festivals come to town and Edinburgh becomes a magical city where anything goes. Coronavirus has changed that, and created a particularly unique situation. A chance to visit Edinburgh in August paying less, without the usual fast paced, busy streets…

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6 Little Known Facts About Edinburgh
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All of us here at Dickins are thrilled to be welcoming guests to Edinburgh once again. As we begin to venture further afield, we thought it’d be fun to share a couple facts from Christopher Winn’s book “I Never Knew That About Scotland”. Edinburgh is a city shrouded in history…

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Edinburgh’s Best Dog Friendly Apartments
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Checking your dog into the local kennel because they can’t stay where you’re staying doesn’t feel at all good. You need to discover Edinburgh’s best dog friendly apartments so they can come too! With so much green space and so many businesses that welcome four legged friends, Edinburgh is a…

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