The History of Edinburgh. A Thousand-Year Story

Although the earliest known settlement in the city of Edinburgh is located at the famous Castle Rock – home of Edinburgh Castle – the remains of the very earliest human inhabitants were discovered in Cramond, dating back to around 8,500 BC.

Why is Edinburgh One of the Best Cities in the World?

The Scottish capital has been voted the public’s favourite city in several polls in the last couple of years, with readers of a wide range of media outlets putting it at the top of their lists.

Discover why The Telegraph newspaper recently voted Edinburgh the number 1 city in the UK.

The Speyside Malt Whisky Trail

Speyside is famous within whisky-drinking circles for having the largest number of operational distilleries out of all six whisky-producing regions, with two of the most-consumed brands in the world originating from the area.