Scotland’s capital, located on the Firth of Forth, is a great place to visit and to start your touring adventures in Scotland. As well as some lovely architecture and good shopping, you can head up the Royal Mile to Edinburgh Castle, see the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Edinburgh Art Festival, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Zoo. There is an excellent choice of places to eat, including Pomegranate on Antigua Street, Steak on Picardy Place, Café St Honore on North West Thistle Street Lane and The Devil’s Advocate on Advocates Close.