Fun facts you didn’t know about Scotland

Fun facts you didn’t know about Scotland

Scotland is with no doubt one of the most fascinating European countries. The fantastic country is world renowned for its breathtaking scenery, unique culture and incomparable heritage. Scotland is a land packed with beautiful lochs, astonishing moments and historic cities. These sights will surely give you experiences that make your holiday memorable. In some of my previous guides I have already presented you several cities, cultural and natural sights of Scotland. Below I will give you som... [ read more ]

Best summer destinations in Scotland

Best summer destinations in Scotland

Scotland is well-known for its breathtaking lochs, wonderful national parks, traditional Highland games, historic castles and fantastic events. This country is a perfect holiday destination for every tourist. Edinburgh, its capital city is a premier tourist destination, attracting its visitors due to the abundance of unique landmarks and attractions. The natural heritage of Scotland also drags innumerable visitors every year. The 11.000 km of coastline, its hundreds of islands and lochs are e... [ read more ]

Discover the countries of the United Kingdom

Discover the countries of the United Kingdom

As you all know it, the United Kingdom includes four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. These astonishing countries are all abundant in excellent and unique visitor attractions. The UK is one of the world’s top tourist destinations. Millions of tourists visit this amazing country yearly. Choose any of the four countries of the UK and you will surely have part of an unforgettable travel experience. But if you have enough time and money, discover all the four countries ... [ read more ]

A visit to the wonderful Drumlanrig Castle

A visit to the wonderful Drumlanrig Castle

Considered one of the most beautiful castles of Scotland, the wonderful Drumlanrig Castle can be found in Dumfries and Galloway, on the grounds of the Queensberry Estate. The magnificent castle was built in the 17th century, using beautiful pink sandstone. It is known as one of the first and most representative Renaissance jewels of Scotland. Today it is a major tourist attraction, offering plenty of great events, outdoor and educational activities, the possibility to rent it for different pri... [ read more ]

The best World Heritage Sites in Scotland

The best World Heritage Sites in Scotland

One of the most beautiful historic regions of the United Kingdom, Scotland is a very attractive tourist destination. With several natural and cultural wonders, Scotland is worldwide famous among travelers, especially for those who are looking for unique culture. In some of the previous guides I have already presented you some magnificent visitor attractions and cities in Scotland. Below I will present you the best World Heritage Sites in Scotland. There are five fantastic such sites of both c... [ read more ]

Top 5 things to do in Scotland

Top 5 things to do in Scotland

The outstanding country of Scotland is very popular among visitors. Its capital city, Edinburgh is also a very attractive place. There are fantastic natural and cultural attractions all around Scotland therefore the country is a popular tourist destination. With such spectacular cities like Edinburgh or Glasgow, with natural attractions like the Cairngorms and numerous beautiful islands and cultural attractions such as historic buildings, medieval castles or churches, Scotland is an important ... [ read more ]

Scottish souvenir ideas

Scottish souvenir ideas

Returning from your holiday is always a sad moment, especially if you had some wonderful days at the respective destination. Buying some souvenirs will make it easier, and then these will also make great gifts for the family members and friends. If you plan a visit to Scotland, this is the perfect source of information for you. Below, there will be presented the best Scottish souvenir ideas. Read on to find out which objects are the best symbols and souvenirs in Scotland. Whether you choose a ... [ read more ]

Top events and festivals of Edinburgh

Top events and festivals of Edinburgh

The capital city of Scotland is the second largest city of the country and one of the most attractive. It is visited annually by dozens of tourists, being the second most visited cities of the United Kingdom. One of the major attractions of the city are the several fantastic festivals. They say that festivals are what Edinburgh does best. The great variety of events and festivals in the town take place throughout the year. The famous Edinburgh Festivals which is actually a group of official an... [ read more ]

Travel guide to the best museums in Scotland

Travel guide to the best museums in Scotland

Scotland is a spectacular country! If you have ever thought of visiting it, don’t waste your time! This is the right moment to do it, as the season of vacations has arrived. I guarantee you will fall in love with Scotland and surely will want to turn back to this beautiful country! Whatever your preferences are, you won’t be disappointed. There is a huge amount of attractions worth visiting in Scotland. Whether you love nature or culture, you will surely find the perfect attractions for yo... [ read more ]

Your best guide to the wonders of the Outer Hebrides

Your best guide to the wonders of the Outer Hebrides

I am absolutely sure that everyone heard about the Hebrides. But do you know which are the attractions of these islands? The Hebrides are a widespread archipelago off the west coast of Scotland, Great Britain. There are more than 500 islands, of which about 100 are inhabited. The total land area is 7,283 km². The islands are divided into two main groups of islands: the Outer Hebrides, to the west, and the Inner Hebrides, closer to the mainland. The Hebrides were originally inhabited by Celts ... [ read more ]