Scotland's XXL Travel Planning Handbook
Planning your one and the only unforgettable trip to Scotland can prove hard if you're not sure where to look for information. It seems like there is an infinitude of websites and resources but having too much choice can sometimes be a bad thing! Luckily we found a perfect solution. If you not sure where to start planning your trip to Scotland read on. In this XXL Scottish Travel Handbook, we want to provide you with all the links, tools, secrets, and information you will need to research ideas and plan your amazing trip to Scotland.
10 Unmissable Things To Do On Outer Hebrides
The Scottish Western Isles of the Outer Hebrides are a diverse chain of inter-connected islands situated on Europe's Atlantic edge. Although hard to get to it is worth the struggle here’s why. Touch the Callanish Standing Stones Many people agree that walking inside a standing stone circle can be a magical and mysterious experience. That's something you definitely need to sample at the stones of Callanish!
Beginners Guide to Bothies
We can all agree that some of the most amazing and remote Scottish accommodation can often be the most expensive one. What would you say if I told you there a way to get one for free? Forget 5* hotels. Forget cosy B&B’s. Forget the hostels. Forget about Glamping and sleeping in the tents in wildness. Think BOTHIES. New trend and way of travelling is coming to Scotland with a premiere of “Scottish Bothy Bible: The complete guide to Scotland s bothies and how to reach them” written by Geoff Allan
The Essential Pictures from Scotland
When scrolling through an Instagram tag or looking through Visit Scotland’s Facebook albums, there’s always a short list of things which pop up very often, because they are so photogenic, symbolic and widespread in Scotland. What ‘little things’ do you often see in pictures from Scotland? Here’s our list.
Edinburgh Castle Survival Guide
Every single tourist that visits Edinburgh has the same idea on their minds. The Castle. You approach the beautiful Scottish capital and from afar you can see the proud castle towering above the rest of the city. It’s got amazing views, and is one of the world's most iconic places; It’s on the top of your to-do list so you hop off the bus or the train and run up the historic Royal Mile to enter the castle and then…
Top 5 Oldest Places In Scotland
Scotland is a country of pioneers and innovators, and so it’s no surprise that Scotland has its fair share of ‘firsts’ that still exist to this day - the oldest items of Scotland’s history. And with 2017 being the Visit Scotland Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, what better time to look at Scotland’s oldest places? The Oldest Pub in Scotland…