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How to get cheap tickets at the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe

If you’re looking to save some money during this year’s Edinburgh Festival season, we have a solution.

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Keep track of key dates at the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe with our handy guide (Photo: Shutterstock)

Edinburgh Festival and Fringe 2018: essential dates for your diary

If you’re feeling unprepared for Edinburgh Festival season, we’ve got the ultimate cheat sheet.

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If you don't want to miss out on the best shows and deals, it's time to book your Fringe tickets (Photo: Shutterstock)

15 Edinburgh Fringe comedy shows you should book now to avoid disappointment

August may feel a lifetime away, but it won’t be long until Edinburgh Festival and Fringe season rolls around.

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After another devastating fire, there is debate as to whether Glasgow's School of Art building will be rebuilt or demolished (Photo: Shutterstock)

Can Charles Rennie Mackintosh's iconic Glasgow School of Art be saved?

After undergoing a painstaking rebuild for the last four years, Glasgow’s School of Art has been left in ruin following a second devastating fire.

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If you love beer, you'll love spending some time in Edinburgh's many breweries (Photo: Shutterstock)

6 breweries you can visit in and around Edinburgh

Edinburgh has a long history with brewing, and at the turn of the 20th century, the city had 35 breweries in operation.

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A group of international scientists are trying to prove that the Loch Ness Monster exists

The first recorded sighting of the Loch Ness Monster took place more than 1,000 years ago - is it time to set the record straight?
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There are lots of exciting restaurants and bars for foodies popping up in Glasgow this summer (Photo: Shutterstock)

5 new bars and restaurants to look out for in Glasgow this summer

In the summer months, Glasgow is a fantastic location for dining out, and there’s no nicer time of year to eat and drink with friends and family.

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There's a lot for foodies to get excited about in Edinburgh this summer (Photo: Shutterstock)

9 new bars and restaurants to look out for in Edinburgh this summer

Edinburgh’s buzzing atmosphere during the summer months makes it a great city for dining out, and there’s no nicer time of year to eat and drink with friends and family.
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It's not good news for Scottish residents with a phobia of creepy crawlies (Photo: Charlesjsharp / Wikimedia Commons)

Experts predict an increase in Scotland's daddy longlegs population

Scottish residents should expect to see a rise in the number of daddy longlegs (also known as crane flies) this year, after millions of larvae were discovered underground.

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Get your hands dirty with these delicious ribs right here in Edinburgh (Photo: Shutterstock)

5 of the best places for ribs in Edinburgh

Simple but delicious, if you’re a meat lover, you can’t beat a delicious rack of ribs when they’re done right.

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Frightened Rabbit create memory book for grieving fans

Scottish band Frightened Rabbit have created a way for fans to record their tributes to and memories of the group’s late frontman, Scott Hutchison, who was found dead last week.

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See what Scotland's restaurants have to offer with these delicious tasting menus (Photo: Shutterstock)

9 of the best non-Michelin tasting menus in Scotland

Scotland is no stranger to Michelin Stars, but those restaurants aren’t the only places in the country serving delicious tasting menus.

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Celebrate the royal wedding in style at one of these Scottish pubs (Photo: Shutterstock)

5 pubs screening the royal wedding near you

Don’t worry, our invite got lost in the post too - but you can still watch the royal wedding this Saturday 19 May without making a trip to Windsor.

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There are plenty of events going on in Edinburgh this weekend that are completely removed from the royal wedding (Photo: Shutterstock)

12 ways to avoid the royal wedding in Edinburgh

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll surely know that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are due to tie the knot this Saturday 19 May.

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For a taste of the gourmet without a Michelin-priced bill, try one of these affordable Edinburgh tasting menus (Photo: Shutterstock)

8 of the best non-Michelin tasting menus in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is no stranger to Michelin Stars, but those restaurants aren’t the only places in the city serving tasting menus.

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You could get married at an iconic Scottish landmark, such as Kelvingrove Bandstand in Glasgow's West End (Photo: Shutterstock)

9 of the best outdoor wedding venues in Scotland

Scotland doesn’t always get the best weather, but the spring and summer months tend to bring with them a few gorgeous days and weeks.
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Edinburgh has plenty of green outdoor spaces where you can tie the knot (Photo: Shutterstock)

8 of the best outdoor wedding venues in and around Edinburgh

Edinburgh doesn’t always get the best weather, but the spring and summer months tend to bring with them a few gorgeous days and weeks.

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The Scran and Scallie in Stockbridge is just one of Edinburgh's many restaurants with fantastic bars (Photo: Shutterstock)

9 Edinburgh restaurants with a great bar

Whether you’re waiting for a table or fancy a nightcap after your evening meal, choosing a restaurant with a great bar kills two birds with one stone.

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Mexican restaurant Wahaca always leaves some tables unreserved for walk-in customers (Photo: Contributed)

Five Edinburgh restaurants where you don’t have to book

There’s nothing more disheartening than arriving at a restaurant on a whim only to be told that every table has been reserved in advance.

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Glasgow City Chambers is one of Lonely Planet's recommendations for anyone visiting the city (Photo: Shutterstock)

The top 10 sights in Glasgow - according to Lonely Planet

Whether you’re just visiting or live locally, if you’re looking for something to do in Glasgow, sometimes it’s worth seeing what the experts have to say on what is worth your time.
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