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Guide to Edinburgh’s Best Free Things to Do and See

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Guide to Edinburgh’s Best Free Things to Do and See

They say the best things in life are free, and that definitely holds true for a city like Edinburgh. While many attractions within Scotland’s capital are paid such as visiting Edinburgh Castle, The Real Mary King’s Close, or Camera Obscura & World of Illusions, there are countless ways to enjoy the city for free. So grab your kilt or tartan dress and experience one of Europe’s most visited destinations. With so many free attractions on offer, you’ll have enough money left over to be able to treat yourself to a dram of fine whisky. I now give you some of the top free things to enjoy in Edinburgh.

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Tips for Visiting Casinos in London

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Tips for Visiting Casinos in London

Finding the best British casinos can be a big task as there are so many options available that you can choose from (a bit like scrolling through your Netflix on a Saturday night for longer than the show you end up choosing!)

And while everyone knows that “the house always wins”, casinos have been attracting both fools and the unlucky for hundreds of years now – but they still come, especially to London!

Regardless of which category you fall into, and regardless of your odds of landing that elusive win, we know travelers still hit up casinos for the thrill, so we’ve compiled the most important tips for gambling in London.

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Edinburgh’s Best Retail Casinos

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Edinburgh’s Best Retail Casinos

While online casinos may be the gambling of choice for many UK residents and visitors, Edinburgh still offers a decent retail gambling industry that includes a number of popular casinos. Here’s a list of the best places to gamble in person while in Edinburgh.

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Casinos to Visit in London

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Casinos to Visit in London

London has a long history of gambling that dates back centuries. However, placing wagers was strictly reserved for the upper class in the early days, with often severe punishments in place for commoners caught gambling. Today, London’s many casinos welcome people from all around the globe and all walks of life. Here are a few of the most notable casinos to check out the next time you’re in London.

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Casinos To Visit in Birmingham

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Casinos To Visit in Birmingham

I was a bit shocked to learn that Birmingham is home to the UK’s second largest number of casinos, although it does make sense when you consider it’s the UK’s second-most populous city after London. Enjoying one of Birmingham’s casinos provides something more unique than simply a night out at a local restaurant or pub. There are both big name casino brands as well as quieter independent casinos.

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Casinos to Visit in Manchester

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Casinos to Visit in Manchester

Being home to so many firsts or beginnings, it should come as no surprise that Manchester was due to have the UK’s first mega casino that would rival those found in Vegas. Despite the opinion that a mega casino would generate many substantial benefits including providing jobs and seeing the development of numerous restaurants and hotels, the idea of a giant casino in Manchester was scrapped back in 2008. While there may not be a mega casino in Manchester, you still will find a number of great casinos within the city in addition to UK non stop casino websites that offer even more options when it comes to gambling 24/7.

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Casinos To Visit In Leeds

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Casinos To Visit In Leeds

The UK has seen a great migration of Londoners moving to Leeds in recent years, many looking for a much cheaper and less congested city to live. Leeds has quickly become a flourishing city home to the UK’s most diverse economy. Making up part of this economy are some of the top casinos in the UK. If you’re planning on making a wager while in Leeds, here are the top 5 places to do so.

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Should You Ship Your Car to Europe, If You’ve Decided to Become An American Ex-Pat in the UK?

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Should You Ship Your Car to Europe, If You’ve Decided to Become An American Ex-Pat in the UK?

An expatriate or ex-pat is a person that goes to live abroad for an extended period or permanently. If you’ve suddenly decided to become an American ex-pat in the UK, there are some things you need to get in order before you leave.

Regardless of why you’re moving across the Atlantic Ocean, there’s a question you need to answer: will you sell your car or take it with you? If you’re unwilling to part ways with your vehicle, it might be time to look at car shipping companies.

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Top 6 Hot Tub Holiday Destinations in the UK

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Top 6 Hot Tub Holiday Destinations in the UK

Hot tub vacations; perfect for when you want a break from hustle and bustle of everyday life, to enjoy a romantic getaway with your partner, or perhaps pop the champagne having left your partner with the kids for a well deserved mom break!

While hot tubs have often been seen as a bonus inclusion of accommodations, or that extra luxury touch, now the’ve become a holiday style in their own right.

Looking for a romantic place that comes with a hot tub in the UK? Whether you’re considering a free standing indoor tub, or an outdoor tub with a view, these properties have you covered.

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Real Life Outlander Locations You can Visit Near Edinburgh, Scotland

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Real Life Outlander Locations You can Visit Near Edinburgh, Scotland

The pandemic has forced many of us to swap real life travel for binge watching shows like Outlander to feed our wanderlust.

Now, it finally looks like international travel is set to return, with Scotland confirming that fully vaccinated travellers visiting from non-red list countries will not even have to provide evidence of a negative test result before travelling to Scotland.

Millions of people around the world have fallen in love with the WWII nurse who gets transported back to 18th century Scotland and finds herself falling in love with a handsome Highlander and in the middle of the Jacobite uprising.

Adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s famous novels, the TV series’ 5 seasons to date have been filmed at many locations in and around Edinburgh. And, now that travel is back, fans can finally transport themselves to Scotland and the many famous places seen in the series.

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