Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Mixtures of Scotland felsübersähten beautiful landscapes with their unique architecture, which in a wonderful mix of authentic and present. This is evident in some of the city to see some familiar names. Due to the outbreak of neo-classical structures, Edinburgh was known as the "Athens of the North, representing the fall of roads in history and a thriving cultural sector. On the other hand,a house of noisy, crowded pubs and restaurants, parties until late at night and football - Edinburgh is also known as "Auld Reekie (Scots for Old Smoky) recognized.
The years before the 18th Century, especially in Edinburgh, because we know now integrated as the Old Town. Today the population of the University of Edinburgh, was found in 1583, and the Bank of Scotland in 1695, promoting the development of education and the economy of the region. 1707 is well known for the Act of Union between Scotland and commitmentEngland in a political alliance. In the period 1762-1810 there will be a monumental project at the time of renewal of the city .. Coming through the year 1822, Edinburgh had developed as the seat of the Scottish Parliament, the most important financial center outside of London.
Once in town, it is obvious that the transport is easy. Edinburgh is fine and compact, which tends to easily cover the distance. You can go from one place in the city centerenough for the other away. While local buses cover most of the area that people could easily reach the region of Lothian bus or train. The UNESCO World Heritage site in the city center, combines the medieval Old Town and Georgian New Town. Exploring Edinburgh, we shall see, the sights, bars ensure a perfect picture postcards, mysterious streets and elegant balconies and plenty of shops, restaurants and shops. The places you MUST seeDuring his visit, the Edinburgh Castle, St. Giles Cathedral, the little 'unusual Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre, Huntley House Museum, and much more.
The capital of Scotland is also an important festival, with a host annual events like the Edinburgh Festival, a group of parts - is recognized and independent for more than four weeks from early August and the Edinburgh International Festival, the Fringe Edinburgh (the biggest festival of performing artsin the world), the Edinburgh International Book Festival and the Edinburgh Military Tattoo.