Virgin Money Street of Light

On Monday the stunning The Virgin Money Street of Light Show was unveiled to the public. The night-time event will be held every night from 30th November – 24th December 2015 with showings at 6.30pm and 8.15pm Monday – Saturday and 5.30pm and 7.30pm on Sunday (lasting 20 minutes). Its takes place on the Royal Mile between St. Giles Cathedral to the Tron Kirk. This is an event not to be missed over the festive period!

For more information on the event click on the link above. We still have limited availability throughout December at our York Place Apartments book direct and receive free gift on arrival!

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The Edinburgh Charity Christmas Festival

It may be November but Edinburgh is into the Christmas Spirit already. The past weekend saw Christmas Markets officially opened and the city centre lights turned on. And it doesn’t look like the festivities will be fizzling out anytime soon!

The The Edinburgh Christmas Charity Festival will be held in Stockbridge from Saturday 5th – 6th December. It is organised by Great Scottish Events and aims to provide activities on behalf of local and national charities. 100% of all monies received will go to to charity including any gift aid. An event not to be missed!

Golden Oldies Rugby Festival 2016

We’re proud to announce we are part of the official destination management team for next years Golden Oldies Rugby Festival in Cardiff (21st – 28th August, 2016). Aimed at those over the age of 35, this will be an absolute corker with teams from around the World taking part. Held in The Millennium Stadium, this is a fitting venue for an event that is a celebration of Rugby.

If you are interested in putting a team forward for this event please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 556 3840 or email info@glorydays.uk.com

Botanics Light Show

For those of you that are coming to Edinburgh over November, be sure to check out the Botanics Light Show! Held in The Royal Botanical Gardens between the 29th October – 22nd November, the lighting show will brighten up even the coldest and darkest nights this Autumn.

Located only a short walk from the Botanics, our Rodney Street Apartments are ideally located to visit this night-time event. If you are interested in staying at any of our apartments please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 556 3840 or email enquiries@destinationedinburghapartments.co.uk

Coming to Edinburgh and not sure what do?

Why not check out the . Located only a a few metres from the Castle Esplanade, this is definitely one of Edinburgh’s most underrated tourist attraction. Lots of visual trickery + a great view of Edinburgh from the top!

If you are looking for a weekend break – we have availability throughout November and December. Book direct and receive best price guaranteed and free gift on arrival!

Edinburgh Restaurant Festival 8th – 18th October 2015

Edin Restaurant Festival

If you’re coming to Edinburgh over October be sure to check out the Edinburgh Restaurant Festival running from Thursday 8th – Sunday 18th October.

Great value Foodie Festival in the heart of the city – not to be missed! For more info click on the picture above.

Motorhome Weekend Getaway £200

From 25th September 2015 – 12th March 2016, our sister group Glory Days Motorhomes is offering a Weekend Getaway Deal with Premium Pack for £200. This includes:

– Hire from Friday to Monday
– Anytime pick-up and drop-off
– Premium Pack: 1 Additional Driver, Outdoor Dining Table and Chairs, 2 Bikes, GPS system, Linen provided for entire party
– Help planning your motorhome trip
– Up to 30% of Camping and Caravanning Club Sites
– Full comprehensive motorhome induction
– Option: Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) @ £15 per day will reduce the insurance excess to £0

If you have an queries regarding motorhome hire or planning you tour of Scotland please do not hesitate to contact us via phone 0131 556 3840 or email info@glorydaysmotorhomes.com

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Royal Mile Light Show Held Over Festive Period

Throughout the Festive Period, The Royal Mile in Edinburgh will be transformed into a spectacular light show that will utilise 60,000 lights.

The show which will run from the 30th November – 24th December is sponsored by Virgin Money and Scotland’s Winter Festivals. The event will show twice daily at 6.30pm and 8.30pm. For more information click on this link Royal Mile Light Show

Things to do in Edinburgh

Coming to Edinburgh but not sure what to do? I’d recommend you check out this article: http://ow.ly/RgUXf . Washing your face with the dew from Arthur’s Seat is a must!

Edinburgh as original inspiration for Game of Thrones

Who would have thought Edinburgh was the original inspiration for Game of Thrones. For those of you that have yet to visit Edinburgh this interactive map will give you a perspective of where the various landmarks are situated. Simply click on the link below:

Game of Thrones Edinburgh