The most prominent features in
the picture above are:
Queen's Park and
the lower slopes of Arthur's Seat (lower right).
Palace (upper right)
- Dynamic Earth - a
Millenneum project. This has remained open. It provides an exhibition of the history of
the earth (light building with circular area above - centre of picture).
- Construction of the
new Scottish Parliament building (upper
centre). This area around the lower end of the Canongate at Holyrood once housed most of Edinburgh's breweries.