As the capital of Scotland, Edinburgh's got the lot! A sense of history, examples of the finest architecture, fascinating museums and a vibrant cultural life that rivals any of the worlds major cities, all add an extra dimension to this premier tourist attraction. If you have hours at your disposal, Edinburgh is ideal for wondering at leisure, but if your time is limited you need to know exactly where the main places of interest are to be found. "Whistle Stop Edinburgh" has been designed to give you a brief glimpse of the city's favourite treasures, ranging from the magnificent castle to the peace and tranquillity of Holyrood Park, Just a stone's throw from the hustle and bustle of Prince Street's shopping emporiums. Not only does this programme offer a comprehensive guide to where to go and what to look out for it also fills in the background history of the locations, including the stories of such great Scots as William Wallace Rob the Bruce and Mary Queen of Scots. The pace is undeniably hectic, but any visitor will benefit greatly from this Whistle Stop tour, getting the very best out of this wonderful city, no matter how short the stay or speedy the sightseeing.