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Edinburgh’s Favourite Cocktail Revealed Ahead of Cocktails in the City Festival

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The Cafe Royal is one of the 111 attractions listed. Picture Scott Louden

Book reveals 111 unmissable places in Edinburgh

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Caitlyn Vanbeck sings at fundraiser for new company

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Picture; Steven Scott Taylor

Edinburgh Military Tattoo donates £1 million to charity

Up to 4000 Hogmanay revellers will be able to use the free tram service

Free trams laid on for Edinburgh's Hogmanay revellers

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Tom Waits has opposed the use of his song in a show.

Tom Waits objects to song use in Festival show

Paolo Nutini at T in the Park in 2014. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Paolo Nutini adds second Edinburgh Hogmanay show due to demand

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Christmas events to spread to West End to ease pressure on St Andrew Square

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The picturesque scenery of Krakow.

Polish up your cycling skills - Alan Hart gets on his bike for a journey across the southern part of Poland

Up to 4000 Hogmanay revellers will be able to use the free tram service

Free trams laid on for Edinburgh's Hogmanay revellers

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A family rural business has spotted a growing trend for staycation holidays using single decker buses. Picture; contributed

Single decker buses converted to holiday homes for ‘glamping’

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The latest drop in international visitors to Scotland comes after a slump during 2015.

Drop in Scotland tourist numbers linked to EU referendum

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The passport was damaged at check-in. Picture: Contributed

Couple endure holiday nightmare after airport staff rip passport

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Picture: Alex Hewitt

7 places for amazing views in Edinburgh

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Yellowcraig beach. Picture: Martin Burns/Flickr

Five of the best coastal walks around Edinburgh and East Lothian

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Tollcross chili cook-off


National Record of Scotland will reveal Edinburgh’s past


Edinburgh Castle most popular summer tourist attraction

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Eric Bristow in action. Picture by Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Chance to play darts with Eric Bristow and Keith Deller

Tony Hadley with a glass of his own brand brew Pic: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Gold! Enjoy Tony Hadley’s celebrity brew at Capital beer showcase

Chris Thewlis in Harry's Bar. Picture: Scott Taylor

Revamped Harry’s Bar becomes ‘social enterprise’ pub with charity focus

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The Booking Office's Scott Thorne with the crest. Picture: Jon Savage

Rail memorabilia decorates A-listed pub at Waverley entrance

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Ian Rankin to run Rebus literary tour for cancer fundraiser


Trainspotting 2: Cav Nightclub offers chance to be in sequel

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Cannonball Bar opens in iconic Old Town location

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The Edinburgh Resturant Festival. Picture; Phil Wilkinson

Edinburgh Restaurant Festival ‘huge success’ for City

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Picture: Jon Savage

‘Beer club’ set to launch in Portobello

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The growing online campaign hopes to halt the closure of Inverleith House art gallery.

5000 art lovers back online campaign to halt closure of Botanics gallery

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The Waterside Hotel

Travel: The Waterside Hotel, Inverness


Discount Hamleys toy store set to open in Livingston

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It's now unlikely many Scots women will be looking for a date with Ash. Picture: PA

Dating site ‘creep’ brands Scots women ‘very overweight’

Those looking for love in Glasgow are likely to have more luck Picture: Robert Perry

Glasgow singles have best chance in Scotland of finding love

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Danny MacAskill filmed a video for Red Bull at the Playboy Mansion in Beverley Hills.

Danny MacAskill admits 'honest mistake' over Playboy Mansion visit

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