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A History of Edinburgh’s August Festivals

Discover the history of Edinburgh's world-renowned festival season, including the origins of the Edinburgh International Festival, Festival Fringe and more

National Museum of Flight – celebrate a century of Scottish aviation history

Cast your eyes on the brand new displays at the National Museum of Flight in East Lothian, which are hosted...

Celebrate Pride in Glasgow and Edinburgh this summer

Scotland is a pretty great place for LGBT folk. The country became the 17th in the world to legalise same-sex...

15 amazing places to go for a run or jog in Scotland

Race season is coming up, and for joggers that means it’s time to lace up the running shoes and get...

Scotland’s ways to woo your Valentine!

Everyone knows that there is no better time to sweep someone off their feet than on 14 February, the most...

December's brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

2014 truly was a year to remember in Scotland, with thousands of visitors enjoying the country’s landscapes, activities, food and...

24 Doors of Advent: Edinburgh's giant real-life advent calendar

For the first time, this year Edinburgh is bringing you a giant real-life advent calendar with a twist! Each day...

Get reading for Book Week Scotland 2014

I wouldn’t normally recommend getting lost when you’re in Scotland, but I’ll make an exception for Book Week. Taking place...

Experience the magic of a Night in the Garden at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Though the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh looks beautiful all year round, this winter the much-loved garden is set to receive...

The Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2014

Nothing beats the electric atmosphere that fills Edinburgh’s streets and performance spaces while there is a festival on, especially when...

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