Welcome to Edinburgh

Welcome to this site which tells you everything you need to know, should you wish to live in Edinburgh or would just like to visit Scotland’s capital city. Edinburgh is the second most visited city in the United Kingdom after London.

It attracts thousands of overseas visitors each year, in addition to a multitude of UK tourists. Here will find articles about the many historical attractions which Edinburgh has to offer. Also, where to shop, eat and drink in this famous city. It also talks about some of the places to live in and around Edinburgh.

Visiting Edinburgh

Many attractions such as Edinburgh Castle and Zoo are discussed on this site, as well as some of the lesser-known attractions, such as the Ghost Tour, which is a theatrical guided tour of the city on a bus. How to get there is covered, and the city has its own airport and railway stations which provide easy access if you wish to visit the city. There are tips about what to bring with you if you are visiting Edinburgh for the first time, and where the best shopping and nightlife are situated. Some of the oldest and most historic public houses are also featured.

Edinburgh is famous for the many festivals it holds, such as the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, the Edinburgh Fringe, the Edinburgh Art Festival and the Edinburgh International Festival. All this and much more are covered on this site. As you will find out, Edinburgh offers something for everyone and is the perfect place for a holiday or short visit.