Edinburgh and Loch Ness (Semester Only)
Visit Edinburgh, Scotland's capital and second largest city. This city, led by the University of Edinburgh, was one of the major centers of the Enlightenment and earned the nickname 'Athens of the North'. Picture perfect postcard views, mysterious winding streets, elegant terraces, shops and restaurants abound. Later visit Edinburgh's Castle and tour the snaking streets and subterranean vaults of Old Town, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.
Additionally, spend a full day exploring the Scottish highlands and visit by boat the mysterious Loch Ness where the lucky may catch a glimpse of the elusive monster affectionately known as Nessie.
Optional in the following sessions