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Where Are The Best Forest Walks in Scotland?

Discover the best forest and woodland walks in Scotland with this in-depth guide that covers their locations, facilities, paths and wildlife.

Plus, learn why walking is good for you, what you should wear, and which animals you need to keep an eye open for.

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Outdoors & Nature Sightseeing

Where Can I See Highland Cows in Scotland?

Highland Cows are a Scottish breed of rustic cattle known for their thick, shaggy coats that enable them to survive in the harshest of temperatures.

In this article you’ll learn all about the ‘Heilan Coo’ and discover the best places in Scotland to see them.

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Outdoors & Nature Sightseeing

Where Can I See Puffins in Scotland?

Everybody loves puffins. There’s something about their oversized heads and brightly-coloured stripy beaks and that makes them impossibly endearing.

In this article I’ll show you the best places to see these fascinating seabirds.

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Travel Tips and Advice

What Are the Best Souvenirs to Buy in Scotland?

So you’re nearing the end of your Scotland holiday and getting ready to pack… but then you suddenly realise you haven’t bought any souvenirs to take back home. Doh!

Well don’t worry, because in this comprehensive guide I’ll show you the best souvenirs to buy as well where to get them from.

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City & Heritage Sightseeing Edinburgh

12 Essential Things to Know Before You Visit Edinburgh

Edinburgh. City of cobbled streets, winding alleyways and gothic architecture. This is the second most popular city in Britain after London so you might need a bit of help to plan your visit – which is exactly where this article comes in.

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Travel Tips and Advice

How Much Does it Cost to Visit Scotland in 2020?

A holiday in Scotland can be expensive. There are flights, accommodation each night, meals every day, attraction tickets, and travel between destinations. See how much it all costs in this comprehensive guide.

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Travel Tips and Advice

Can I Travel Around Scotland Without a Car?

Travel in Scotland without a car is certainly do-able, but you need to make sure you know your public transport options, where you’ll be heading to each day and how long you can expect to take to get there.

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Travel Tips and Advice

How to Tour Scotland by Train – The Definitive Guide

There’s something special about travelling through Scotland on a train. I don’t know if it’s the sounds, the smells, or maybe just the fact that someone else is doing all the work, but taking the train always feels more enjoyable than using other forms of transport.

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Food, Culture and History Guided Tours Western Isles

Islay Whisky Distillery Tours – The Ultimate Guide

There are so many things I like about Scotland it’s an almost impossible task to say which is my favourite, but I think if I was pushed I’d put the dramatic mountains of the Cairngorms and the stunning forests of Perthshire at a joint number one, closely followed by the single malt whisky’s.

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Travel Tips and Advice

How to Avoid Midges in Scotland – The Complete Guide

Scotland isn’t alone in the world for having midges but we do seem to suffer from them more than most, mainly due to the fact that our climate offers them the perfect breeding conditions.

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Central Scotland Edinburgh Food, Culture and History Guided Tours Lothians Outdoors & Nature Sightseeing

Edinburgh’s Outlander Filming Locations – The Ultimate Guide

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past five you’ve probably heard of Outlander – the time-travelling TV series that begins in 20th-century Scotland before taking a detour 200 years into the past.

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Food, Culture and History

Scottish Beer & Festivals – The Ultimate Guide

Scottish Beer is almost as legendary as Scotch whisky, and you can’t step foot in any town in the country without finding yourself in the vicinity of at least one watering hole that serves a wide selection of local brews.