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Free Places to Visit Lothians Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting Dalkeith Country Park in Midlothian

The historic county of Midlothian seems to be permanently out of favour with visiting tourists – mainly due to the fact that it borders Edinburgh and most sightseers have already got their hands full trying to fit in as many city attractions as possible before hopping on the coach to their next destination.

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Lothians Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting Jupiter Artland near Edinburgh

It was with great pleasure that I happened to stumble upon Jupiter Artland recently, a contemporary sculpture park near Edinburgh that gave me one of the biggest surprises I’ve had in a long time.

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City & Heritage Sightseeing Guided Tours Outdoors & Nature Sightseeing

Visiting Scotland in Summer – The Ultimate Guide

Ah, Scotland in summer. Swathes of purple heather on serene grassy hills. Sun glinting off mirror-faced lochs. Golden beaches on secluded islands, and Highland glens bathed in the gentle hues of the evening sun.

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City & Heritage Sightseeing Glasgow Guided Tours

A Guide to the Absolute BEST Places to Visit in Glasgow

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Glasgow? The River Clyde perhaps, or maybe shipbuilding, Billy Connolly and summer festivals.

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City Places to Visit Free Places to Visit Glasgow Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting Glasgow Green and The People’s Palace

Glasgow is well known for the number of inner-city green spaces it has compared to other British cities and in fact it’s second only to Edinburgh for its parks, gardens and other outdoor areas that allow its residents to enjoy the great outdoors.

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Free Places to Visit Glasgow Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting Kelvingrove Park in Glasgow

I’m going to start this guide with a confession. The first time I visited Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum I left without visiting the park. Not because I didn’t have time but because I didn’t even know it was there.

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City Places to Visit Free Places to Visit Glasgow Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting the Glasgow Botanic Gardens

The gardens showcase a huge variety of plant species from across the globe and amongst the immaculately manicured lawns you’ll find great swathes of flower beds, herbs, tropical fauna, and ornamental plants, all surrounded by hundreds of trees and ferns in a setting that begs to be explored.

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City & Heritage Sightseeing Edinburgh Guided Tours

Top 25 Things to do in Edinburgh: Location, Details + Videos!

There’s a huge number of things to do in Edinburgh which offer locals and visitors alike a great time, whether it’s climbing to the top of an extinct volcano, wandering down the atmospheric medieval streets that join the Royal Mile or exploring the grandest castle in Europe, all in a compact city that’s easy to navigate and oozes culture and history from every nook and cranny.

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City & Heritage Sightseeing Free Places to Visit Outdoors & Nature Sightseeing

The Top FREE Things to do in Scotland – The Complete Guide

I don’t know about you, but when I’ve got a day off work I just love getting outside and exploring Scotland, especially if it’s a sunny day and there’s a visitor attraction I’ve been itching to check out for a while.

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Highlands and Islands Historic Places to visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting Dunrobin Castle in the Highlands

Dunrobin Castle is one of the grandest stately homes in Scotland, and a venue that should be at the top of the list of destinations for any visitor to the Highlands.

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City Places to Visit Edinburgh Free Places to Visit Outdoor Places to Visit

The Complete Guide to Visiting the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

One of the best botanic gardens in the UK is located in Edinburgh, and a short bus ride from the city centre will allow you to explore over 13,000 different plant species in the most beautifully landscaped and manicured grounds you’re ever likely to see.

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Historic Places to visit Lothians

The Complete Guide to Visiting Dirleton Castle in East Lothian

Dirleton Castle is a medieval fortress in East Lothian that you’ve probably never heard of, and yet it offers a fascinating glimpse into Scotland’s past that’s certainly worthy of a visit if you’ve got any interest in historic sites.