Edinburgh is a cultural city and the capital of Scotland. It is home to many distinguished and must-see events that are held throughout the year such as the Edinburgh International Film Festival, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and the Edinburgh International Book Festival. Edinburgh is also home to the world-famous New Year Eve celebrations, Hogmanay Edinburgh which must be experienced to be believed. Edinburgh not only has an abundance of events but it also has a variety of accommodation options. Places to stay in Edinburgh range from city centre apartments to holiday accommodation on the outskirts of the city.