Edinburgh as described by a former Lord Provost
Edinburgh is a beautiful, dynamic, prosperous European City with a unique architectural heritage and a magnificent natural setting. It is host to many thousands of visitors who come here throughout the year to enjoy numerous cultural events such as Edinburgh's Hogmany and the world renowned Edinburgh International Festival and to visit attractions such as Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Yacht Britannia.
Edinburgh is the UK's second
financial centre. It is the home of government, the law, the churches and banking in Scotland and enjoys an international reputation for academic excellence and for
offering a superb quality of life to those who live and work here. As the home of Scotland's first parliament in three hundred years Edinburgh is now a more complete capital city than ever
Whatever your business in Edinburgh, I hope you have a successful and Enjoyable visit.