start of Edinburgh's New Year Celebrations is celebrated by a Torchlight
Procession from The Royal Mile via The Mound, Princes Street and Waterloo
Place to the top of Calton Hill where there are floodlit monuments,
fireworks and a bonfire.
Here is a photo of the Nelson Monument, with torches beneath it,
following the Torchlight Procession from The Royal Mile to Calton Hill on
December 30, 2011.