Edinburgh Castle is one of the oldest sites in the whole of Europe.  This castle’s heritage is rich with tales of royalty, epic battles, pirates, prisoners, and more than one ghost!

Edinburgh Castle is FULL of history!


Did you know some of Scotland’s most historical sights lay atop extinct volcanoes? This includes Edinburgh Castle, of course,  but also... the Edinburgh hill known as Arthur’s Seat, which happens to be an extinct volcano!

A volcanic presence


They are also renowned gin lovers too! Edinburgh in particular is a haven for gin lovers, and has a rich background when it comes to this particular tipple.

The Scots aren’t just about their whisky

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