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Edinburgh is the capital city of Scotland, situated in Lothian on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth. It is the second most populous city in Scotland and the seventh most populous in the United Kingdom. Edinburgh has been recognised as the capital of Scotland since at least the 15th century (after Scone, Perth, Roxburgh, and Stirling, respectively).

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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh, Scotland from its position on the Castle Rock. There is so much to see:- The Great Hall,The Royal Palace,The Stone of Destiny,Crown Jewels,St Margaret's Chapel, Mons Meg, One o'clock Gun, Half Moon Battery, National War Museum, Regimental Museums, Prisons of War, Scottish National War Memorial.

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Royal Yaught Britania

Royal Yaught Britannia Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia is the former Royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in service from 1954 to 1997. She is the second royal yacht to bear the name, the first being the famous racing cutter built for The Prince of Wales in 1893. She is now permanently moored as an exhibition ship at Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh Escape

Edinburgh Escape! Forget the tasks of your everyday life. Take on a new task solving the witty puzzles and riddles. We guarantee we will have you filled with joy once you're done.
Thanks to the flow effect you'll enter a state of mind where you'll both lose your sense of time and your sense of self. The 1 hour will be up so fast that you won't believe it. But trust us, it's a great feeling.

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Camera Obscura

Camera Obscura  and World of Illusions.  unrivalled views Edinburgh's skyline & fun attractions-a good day out for all the family right next to the castle. Enjoy the fascinating Camera Obscura Show, fantastic views of Edinburgh, and five floors packed full of an amazing range of optical experiences which have been amusing visitors of all ages and nationalities since 1853!

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National Museum of Scotland

National Museum of Scotland 
Explore the diversity of the natural world, world cultures, art and design, science and technology and Scottish history, all in one amazing building. From the age of dinosaurs to the technology of the future, the galleries contain treasures from around the world.