Panorama of the Week: Inside Edinburgh Castle, Scotland

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In a typical European medieval town, its castle lay at its heart. In Edinburgh, however, its castle is its head -- the head of a fish, to be more precise. The Royal Mile, the main thoroughfare of Edinburgh that spills from the castle forms a sort of spine of the fish to which many closes (alleys) are connected.And although Edinburgh has evolved over the … [Read more...]