Edinburgh's magnificent architecture ranges from the old lofty tenements and narrow alleys of its medieval Old Town to the grace and form of the Georgian New Town. Above the whole city stands the majestic Castle which overlooks the entire capital city, it can also be seen from most parts of the city. Edinburgh is said to be one of the most haunted cities in Europe, and if you have the stomach for it you can join one of the popular ghost tours. Princes Street is the most famous thoroughfare in Scotland, where all the smart shops - and shoppers - can be found.
Every step through this city is a revelation, from an alleyway which reveals an ancient courtyard, to a square which opens up a new panorama. Yet within this sweeping charm and beauty is a compact and bustling city, which will reward every visitor with an original experience because Edinburgh is so unique.
Beyond the city, the Lothian countryside provides a beautiful setting for the rich diversity this area has to offer. This is an area steeped in history, filled with castles, great houses and battle sites. An historians delight.
It's also the ancient home of the game of golf and you can find some of the great links and parkland courses of the world here. In fact, the trails and parkland and miles of glorious coastline in the Lothians open up the countryside for everyone - from picnickers on the fine golden beaches, to walkers high in the Pentland Hills.
If you are searching for holiday rental accommodation in Edinburgh and Lothians you have plenty of choice. Edinburgh and Lothians is well developed for tourism and there is an extensive choice of holiday rentals including studios, apartments, cottages, duplexes, townhouses, farmhouses and even mansions, to provide you with perfect holiday accommodation facilities. Find suitable holiday homes in Edinburgh and Lothians and book your choice direct with the owner. If you prefer self catering accommodation there are plenty of choices, otherwise you can choose from bed and breakfast or hotel accommodation.