Major Monuments & Sights

DSC06908Scotland is a country with a rich, sometimes tumultuous history, and the story of how it came to be the way it is is one best told through Edinburgh’s many monuments. A casual stroll through the city can reveal much about the capital, from its cultural heroes to its most pivotal battles, even the fictional characters that have shaped the culture more than any flesh and blood individual could hope for. From the Bronze statue of Hume on the ground to The National Monument high on Calton Hill, there is so much to discover; so let’s get started!