Find out why Edinburgh is regularly voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world.
What to see and do
We have excellent road, rail and air transport links, and you can even get here by sea.
Essential facts - from electrical voltage and timezones to what you can expect from the weather.
Interesting facts about the city.
Did you know?
Edinburgh's festivals are world-famous.
Discover some spectacular scenery.
Out of the city
This article was published on Sep 14, 2009
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