11 Reasons Why Autumn Is the Best in Lifestyle

Here's why Autumn really is the best season...

1. Crunchy leaves

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There's nothing quite like that crisp sound beneath your feet.

2. Hot drinks galore

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Bring on the hot chocolate and Pumpkin Spice Lattes.

3. Cosy jumpers and thick socks

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...that you can save money on with your Young Scot card.

4. All the best TV

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All of those shows that have been on hiatus are finally back!

5. Fresh air and rosy cheeks

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It might be a bit chilly but an autumn sunrise can be pretty beautiful.

6. All of the food

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Root veg is back in season and perfect for homemade soups, stews and Sunday roasts!

7. Halloween

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It's finally time to start thinking about fancy dress.

8. Crackling fires

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And if you don't have a fireplace, getting the blankets out on the sofa with the heating on is just as good.

9. Fireworks

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Everyone loves the sparkle of Bonfire Night.

10. The October break

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Yay! A whole week off. Check out what's happening in your local area during the October hols.

11. The festive season is coming

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As soon as Autumn has been and gone, you can look forward to snow and celebrations!

If we haven't convinced you that autumn is the best, and you're feeling the post-summer blues check out our 5 hacks for a happy mind, as well as some great advice from the NHS on coping with SAD.