Loony Dook – Hundreds wash the Hogmanay hangover Away!

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You must be Loony.. but you gotta LOVE the Loony Dook! One thing I learned, at the Hogmanay Festival in Edinburgh last year, is that the Scots seem oblivious to the cold. Coming from the tropics, I really had to bundle up when I was out and about for the new year’s celebrations on Princes […]

Ringing in Year 2013 with Hogmanay

Ringing in Year 2013 with Hogmanay! Malaysia and Scotland are 8 hours apart, and though Kuala Lumpur rang in the new year before Edinburgh, I was in Scotland this time for the fireworks! For many people, New Year’s Eve can be disappointing. It’s always about being surrounded by so much hype in the lead-up to […]

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay – #blogmanay

Edinburgh's Hogmanay - Midnight Fireworks Cityscape

Follow Me, @Agentcikay… on my #blogmanay Trip to Edinburgh! The Hogmanay Festival is essentially a New Year celebration with a dash of Scottish flair. This festival takes place on the 31st of December every year and is as colorful and boisterous as the street carnivals at Mardi Gras. While people celebrate the arrival of the […]

Bloggers Head to Scotland for Edinburgh’s #Blogmanay!

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BLOGGERS HEAD TO SCOTLAND FOR EDINBURGH’S BLOGMANAY! Organisers of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay today announced the launch of the innovative Edinburgh’s Blogmanay project. Together with partners Visit Scotland, ETAG, Edinburgh Festivals, Haggis Adventures and Skyscanner, Edinburgh’s Hogmanay are hosting 21 travel bloggers (and CCFoodTravel will represent MALAYSIA!) from around the world to experience Edinburgh and Scotland as […]