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August is a great time to visit the Scottish capital. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe brings the city to life with hundreds of venues serving up the world's best comedy. The weather is pretty good too!
Edinburgh Blog posts
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10th February 2020 by Rachel NicoleWhat is there to see and do in Edinburgh?
Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful places in the UK, steeped with so much history. It’s certainly is a favourite destination of mine. I actually visited twice last year but what is there to see and do in Edinburgh? 1.Edinburgh castle One of the greatest tourist attractions, if not the greatest, is Edinburgh castle. The castle is famous in Edinburgh, Scotland, and is known to have been the royal residence of King Malcolm Canmore and Queen Margaret from the 11th Century. The castle has a......
10th December 2019 by Rachel NicoleA festive trip to Edinburgh with Marco Polo Guides
A couple of weekends ago, Stefan and I headed up to Edinburgh on a little road trip. It was the first weekend of the Christmas Markets which I’ve been desperate to visit for the longest time. We both actually visited Edinburgh back in August for my Birthday but I was really unwell and didn’t really see a lot so we thought we would re-book for the Christmas Markets. Alongside seeing all of the beautiful decorations around the Scottish Capital, we did a little bit of sightseeing thanks to our...
31st October 2019 by EmmaAnnouncing the winner of our Witchery by the Castle competition
Happy Halloween! This morning we sent Stuart down to the scary basement to draw the winner of our autumn Witchery by the Castle competition. From the thousands of entries we received, thirty were chosen at random and placed in a rather fetching pumpkin bag. Watch the video to see whose name was picked. A huge congratulations to the winner, Edinburgh is an amazing city so you're in for a real treat! If you didn't win this time, then fear not - we've just launched a brand new competition to...