The Edinburgh International Festival

For more than 70 years, Edinburgh has been the place to be during the month of August. People from all around the world come to the city for the same reason: the Edinburgh International Festival.

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018 - Dates, Accommodation & 2 for 1 Comedy Tickets

Visit Edinburgh and experience the world famous Festival! Festival season is underway in Edinburgh and it’s almost time for the launch of the largest of the bunch - The Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The largest arts and culture festival in the world, The Fringe, sees thousands of performers flock to the city each year for three weeks. The award-winning shows, fantastic performers and amazing venues make the festival unique and incredibly successful.

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What to do in Edinburgh for Summer Holidays With Kids

Those parents among us will be well and truly aware that the kids are finished school for another year and half term has now officially arrived. So if you're wondering what to do to keep the kids busy during the summer holidays in 2018 then fear no more. Edinburgh has more than enough to keep the family entertained. Here are a handful of tips from us. Good luck!

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Festivals in Edinburgh in 2018

Every August, millions descend upon Edinburgh in search of the International and Fringe Festivals, however there’s a lot more to Auld Reekie’s festival season than meets the eye.

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Events in Edinburgh in Summer 2018

There’s no doubt that ‘summer’ in Scotland can be a bit hit and miss at times. Every Scot worth their tartan will remember numerous rain-ruined barbeques and hurriedly postponed trips to the beach. However, despite the changeable Scottish weather, Edinburgh is certainly THE place to be this summer.

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West End Festival in Glasgow 2018

One event that takes pride of place on many Glaswegians’ calendars is the West End Festival. With over 350 events across 75 venues, this festival's much anticipated programme has recently been released.

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Arthur's Seat in Edinburgh - Walks, Hikes & Facts

Slowly but surely, we are beginning to see a positive change in the weather in Edinburgh; from murky, dreich conditions to lighter and warmer forecasts. Now is the time to start thinking about outdoors activities and getting out and about for walks and hikes in nature with family and friends. One excellent choice, which sits waiting for you, in the heart of Edinburgh is the world famous Arthur's Seat. You have no excuses about this trip being 'difficult to get to' or 'too far away' if you are staying in the city, so get off the couch and get exploring!

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Easter in Edinburgh 2018 - Egg Hunts, Events & Things to do on Easter Sunday

Scotland is one of the best places to visit at any time of the year and Edinburgh is one of the most popular destinations in the country for good reason. Our capital is always packed with plenty to see and do and this Easter is no ‘egg-ception’ with plenty of themes, events and activities alongside the usual offerings.

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Leith Festival 2018 - Gala Day Programme & Events

Edinburgh's Leith Festival was founded more than a hundred years ago, making it 39 years older than its more famous rival, the Edinburgh International Festival (EIF).

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Edinburgh International Science Festival 2018

Early April is a great time to visit Edinburgh. The nights are continuing to draw out, the temperature is slowly starting to rise, and the flower-beds of Princes Street Gardens are bursting back to life. The so-called “cruellest month” also plays host to the Edinburgh International Science Festival: an annual event that sees workshops, discussions and exhibitions take place throughout the city.

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