The UNESCO World Heritage Site at the heart of Edinburgh combines the medieval Old Town, the Georgian New Town and award-winning modern architecture. People come to Edinburgh from all over the world to share their passion for arts, culture and ideas, and the city has an extensive menu of events and festivals. These include the world-famous Edinburgh International Festival, the Edinburgh Art Festival, the Edinburgh Film Festival, the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, the Edinburgh International Book Festival and the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. To name but a few! But with its picture postcard views, narrow winding streets, elegant terraces, plus fabulous shops, bars and restaurants, you can explore Edinburgh at any time of the year.