Edinburgh, Scotland’s inspiring capital city was voted Favourite UK City in the Guardian/Observer Travel Awards for the 13th consecutive year in 2012. This is not surprising given the beautiful historic buildings and breath-taking scenery on the outskirts and beyond; visiting Edinburgh offers a fantastic experience.
Home to the Scottish Parliament and Edinburgh Castle, delegates can spend their free time visiting famous landmarks and soaking up the history and fabulous architecture that the city has to offer. Edinburgh, being relatively compact allows easy access to a wide playground that is steeped in history and boasts mysteries aplenty; a world of adventure awaits those keen to explore.
For delegates wishing to dine out in the city, it is worth noting that Edinburgh has more restaurants per head of population than any other city in Britain. Whether you are looking for traditional Scottish cuisine or dishes from around the world, Edinburgh has something to cater for every taste.
For further information on things to see and do while in Edinburgh please visit http://www.edinburgh.org/see-do/
Scotland is an awe inspiring country and once here our road, rail and ferry network provides good access to all regions and to our main visitor destinations.
For further information on the many points of interest from historic castles to traditional Highland games and beautiful lochs and how to reach these, please visit http://www.visitscotland.com/