AirBnB proposes 90-day curb on Edinburgh lets - except during Festival
Short term letting hosts in Edinburgh would be restricted to renting out their properties for just 90 days a year - outwith peak festival periods - under proposals put forward by industry leader AirBnB.
Scottish festival organisers told they may have to rely on crowdfunding in future
Festival and event organisers may have to rely on crowd-funding campaigns and donations from philanthropists to keep running in the face of the public spending squeeze, one of Scotland’s leading industry experts has warned.
Travel: A sparkling taste of Christmas in Germany’s capital city of contrasts
As the snow began to fall and the sparkling lights glistened on the wooden roofs it was easy to see why thousands of people visit the continent’s Christmas markets each year to add festive sparkle to the seasonal celebrations.