Streets of Edinburgh, things to see
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh offers you peace and tranquillity amongst 72 acres of stunning scenery.
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery reopens in November 2011 to showcase portraits of monarchical Scots including Mary Queen of Scots and Bonnie Prince Charlie.
At the fantastic 5-star premier whisky visitor attraction, the Scotch Whisky Experience, you can taste the flavours enjoyed by kings and queens on a special regal whisky tour.
In one of the many galleries of the National Museum of Scotland, you can follow the story of the kings of Scotland from Robert the Bruce to James VI, the first monarch to become ruler of both Scotland and England.
Edinburgh and the Lothians sits on the eastern side of Scotland's central belt, in the heart of the country.