About Edinburgh in United Kingdom
Edinburgh is one of the liveliest and most beautiful cities in the UK. Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland. Edinburgh is also the centre of the Scottish legal system, financial system and administration. Edinburgh has been listed as a World Heritage Site for its stunning Georgian and Victorian architecture, and winding medieval streets. Edinburgh city boasts its arts, culture, sports and attractions.
Edinburgh Castle is must-see tourist attraction. Royal Mile, Edinburgh's mile-long street connects the Castle with Holywood Palace, the Queen's residence in the city. The Royal Mile is taken for the backbone of the Old Town and some of the most popular attractions in Edinburgh can be found there. The Royal Scottish Academy and the National Gallery of
Scotland are located halfway along Princes Street. Edinburgh has two extinct volcanoes. One is the Castle Rock, the other one is Arthur's seat in Holyrood Park.