As soon as you enter the city, you'll see Edinburgh Castle standing proudly atop a volcanic mountain. The city has also been the birthplace of many characters of film and literature. Edinburgh's galleries and museums, and the priceless collections held within them promise a trip absolutely full of art and culture. Discover the history of the Scottish royalty at Holyrood Palace, or see the HMY Britannia, the former yacht of Queen Elizabeth II. After exploring the city's streets and indulging in some of the fantastic shopping the city has to offer, it’ll be time to try some of the delicious cuisine the local restaurants have in store.