The City Observatory is on Calton Hill in Edinburgh, Scotland. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1571x1152, 354 KB) Image taking from standing on the gate in front of the observatory. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1571x1152, 354 KB) Image taking from standing on the gate in front of the observatory. ... Calton Hill is a hill in Edinburgh, Scotland, just to the east of the city centre. ... Edinburghs location in Scotland Edinburgh viewed from Arthurs Seat. ... Timeline of Scottish history Caledonia List of not fully sovereign nations Subdivisions of Scotland National parks (Scotland) Traditional music of Scotland Flower of Scotland Wars of Scottish Independence National Trust for Scotland Historic houses in Scotland Castles in Scotland Museums in Scotland Abbeys and priories in Scotland Gardens in Scotland...
Edinburgh (pronounced ['ɛdɪnˌbərə]), Dùn Èideann ([tuːn ˈeːtʃən]) in Scottish Gaelic, is a major and historic city on the east coast of Scotland on the south shore of the Firth of Forth, and in the unitary local authority of City of Edinburgh.
The city was one of the major centres of the enlightenment led by the University of Edinburgh.
Edinburgh is well known for the annual Edinburgh Festival, the largest performing arts festival in the world, and for the Hogmanay street party.
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