Destination to Consider – Edinburgh, ScottlandMar 09, 2018
Are you in love with architecture and breathtaking scenery? I have the perfect place for you to check out. Edinburgh is one of the most picturesque places in the world. It is also the capital of Scotland and portrays a blend of new and old architecture and cultures. Climb to the top of Calton Hill where you have access to breathtaking views of the whole city overlooking the North Sea. Step back into time as you cross the drawbridge into the Edinburgh castle. The castle is perched high up in the mountains with unbelievable rock formations surrounding the whole structure. Be sure to catch the guard shoot off the original cannons and visit the crown jewels while you are exploring this landmark. Be sure to check out the National Museum of Scotland, the National Library of Scotland and the Scottish National Gallery while making your way through town.
Edinburgh is the perfect destination to host your next meeting. Whether it be a small advisory board or large Investigators’ meeting, Edinburgh should be at the top of your list. The airport is located just five miles from town center and is also the 3rd largest in the UK in terms of foot traffic. The central train station has trains every 15 minutes and offers free baggage storage should you want to explore without dragging your luggage around with you. If you’re feeling adventurous and want to take in the sights as you get to your meeting hotel; this is very possible as most hotels are within walking distance of the city center.
Edinburgh is home to over 140 hotels including some of the most elegant and historical hotels in the city. Visit the Sheraton Grand Hotel and Spa, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh, The Royal Yacht Britannia and the award-winning Edinburgh International Conference Centre. Edinburgh is also ranked as the 2nd most popular UK destination for tourists.
No matter what your meeting needs are, Edinburgh is the perfect place to show your attendees a magical experience at a great cost all while enjoying one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
Author: Rachael Thompson