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The Best of Scotland in 10 Days: A Road Trip Itinerary

The Best of Scotland in 10 Days: A Road Trip Itinerary

Owing to all sorts of factors, not least of which was travelling on a bigger-than-backpackers budget for the first time, driving Scotland for 10 days was one of the best trips I’ve taken to date. I can’t imagine anyone being disappointed with this incredible country! From gorgeous scenery, unique roadside animals (hello, coos!), castles, ocean, burly…

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By Cynthia, September 20, 2018
Chasing Outlander: 5 Must See Scotland Highlights for Fans of the Series

Chasing Outlander: 5 Must See Scotland Highlights for Fans of the Series

Based on the amazing novels, the sweeping saga of Outlander is largely set in Scotland; and fortunately for all of us die-hard fans, the tv series has actually been shot there too, thereby giving us all exactly the swoon-worthy backdrop we craved when reading the novels and bringing it all to life. And also, giving…

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By Cynthia, June 11, 2018
A Practical Guide to Driving the Scottish Highlands

A Practical Guide to Driving the Scottish Highlands

A guide for driving the Scottish Highlands and ensuring you have the best time, and enough time, seeing everything this beautiful country has to offer!

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By Cynthia, January 29, 2018
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Is Glasgow’s Necropolis the Prettiest Cemetery in the World?

Is Glasgow’s Necropolis the Prettiest Cemetery in the World?

Far be it for me to opine sincerely on the prettiest anything in the world, quite frankly, but the Glasgow Necropolis really blew me away.

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By Cynthia, January 15, 2018
Visiting Portree and the Isle of Skye: what to do, where to eat, what to look for

Visiting Portree and the Isle of Skye: what to do, where to eat, what to look for

Prepare yourself for a truly dreamy post, full of photos from the stunning Isle of Skye and her main city, Portree.

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By Cynthia, June 28, 2017
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Living the Fairytale – A Night in Melville Castle

Living the Fairytale – A Night in Melville Castle

Living the fairytale and spending a night in Melville Castle in Scotland!

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By Cynthia, June 12, 2017
Riding the Scenic Jacobite Train (Yes, it’s the Harry Potter Train!)

Riding the Scenic Jacobite Train (Yes, it’s the Harry Potter Train!)

One of the best things I did over 10 days in Scotland was ride the Jacobite (Harry Potter) Train and I highly recommend you do too, Potterhead or not (I am not!). Here’s what you need to know: What’s in a steam train Steam trains are very quickly becoming a thing of the past, as…

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By Cynthia, May 29, 2017
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