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Edinburgh is one of the United Kingdom's most vibrant cities and one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations.

Please view this tourism video to help appreciate your 2017 host city. 

It is known as the Festival City for good reason and you will be joining us in August, without doubt the time of year when the city is at its busiest, most colourful, most international and entertaining as the world's largest Arts festival comes to an end with 5 of the largest annual festivals Edinburgh has to offer all culminating on the first day of our conference, giving you a chance to experience before the first conference day of EPICOH.

With a population of around 500,000 Edinburgh has some of the most striking Georgian architecture (18th century period) and is overlooked by the magnificent Edinburgh Castle and is steeped in a rich history of science, culture, literature, innovation and entertainment.

Enjoy a cosmopolitan feel during your August visit and look forward to a truly hospitable Scottish experience in Scotland's capital city.



For the last seven years, Edinburgh has retained its position as the most popular UK city after London for hosting international association meetings.