The winter is almost certainly behind us now – so it’s the best time to get out and enjoy nature.
With the worst of the snow and frost now behind us (fingers crossed) we can all start breathing in the balmy spring air.
Here are seven perfect spots in Edinburgh to take a wonder and enjoy all nature has to offer at this magical time of year.
1. Arthur's Seat
It's not possible to do any list of beauty spots, or stunning walks in Edinburgh without mentioning Arthur's Seat. Photo: Andrew Merry
2. A view of a waterfall on the Water of Leith
One of the best places to see the seasons change, and nature in all its glory - from plants to insects, otters and herons. The Water of Leith is teeming with life. Photo: alanfin
3. Craigmillar Castle
Surrounded by large fields and woodland, there's something for everyone to enjoy in this peaceful pocket of Edinburgh. Photo: David Boutin Photography
4. Figgate Park
Figgate Park is another area filled to the brim with stunning wildlife. Photo: PHIL WILKINSON