Things to Do in Edinburgh Scotland's ancient capital city is a dramatic destination with winding medieval streets, an imposing Gothic castle and a stately Baroque palace. See our list for “must-dos” for Edinburgh.
The clans are irrevocably linked to Scotland's rich and turbulent past and have left a wonderful legacy of castles and stately homes, many of which are the seats of the clans today The Clans Tartans o Mehr
It might look like a CGI set from Game of Thrones, but this is actually Dunnottar Castle, a ruined medieval fortress on a well-defended headland near Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire. Its Scottish Gaelic name is Dùn Fhoithear, or "fort on the shelving slope".