It is a great time of year to do an art or craft workshop and then retreat back to your lodge to admire your handy work. Time to replenish the mind as well as the body. Hot tubs and crafting – perfect!
The days are slowly lengthening and on some days the beautiful clear blue skies are a job to behold. On other days though it can seem dark, dreich and lacking in optimism. On these days, we head to a local gallery to see wonderful art and crafts.
Edinburgh is now renowned for its Christmas Markets and Celebrations of all kinds. Crafts, Children’s Rides, Food, Mulled Wine, Festive Cocktails, Ice Skating.
Christmas in Edinburgh starts on the 17th November.
The Scottish Borders, with all it Market Towns, has lot of quirky shops and galleries which are ideal for shopping at any time but particularly for Christmas. We have listed just a few but there are lots of places in between which interesting shops.
5 Self Catering "5 Star" Luxury Lodges each with their own Hot Tub in Scotland, close to Edinburgh in the Scottish Borders offering you peace, tranquillity and a place to escape to in the heart of beautiful Scotland.