There’s so much to love about Edinburgh, for this city has a personality that burns bright all year round. From the portside suburb of Leith with its new craft ales, to the historic Royal Mile, the views of the city from Calton Hill (best at sunset), the galleries, the museums, the festivals, the whisky-tasting tours and on and on… it’s no wonder that Edinburgh has inspired writers for generations. Sit in the cafe where JK Rowling wrote much of the Harry Potter stories, wander the streets and immerse yourself in that Edinburgh charm. If you’re planning a visit, explore our Edinburgh travel guide and find out how to make the most of your time in the Scottish capital. We’ve collected the best tips from our travel experts, and have all sorts of suggestions for things to do, the best time to travel, where to stay in Edinburgh, getting around and more.