Great Scots in the Commonwealth

The Scots have traveled far and wide in search of fame and fortune, and this is reflected in the vast diaspora of people and communities that trace their roots back to Scotland even today. The Scottish influence is especially strong in the commonwealth, and in honour of Scotland hosting the commonwealth games here are a few… Continue reading Great Scots in the Commonwealth

Sustainable Tourism in Scotland!

Scotland is thinking green and trying to reduce it’s impact on the environment. The Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) is a partnership with VisitScotland that encourages businesses all over Scotland to be sustainable. This results into having more and more hotels, B&Bs and other attractions become eco-friendly. Cycling in Scotland Experience the true beauty of Scotland’s landscapes,… Continue reading Sustainable Tourism in Scotland!

Must-See Scotland!

If you are planning a trip to Scotland for the end of the summer or just for a future holiday expect many, many things to see and do. You can go on a historical boat ride, taste stunning food and drink, enjoy the charming castles, museums and wildlife parks. You can get lost in the hills… Continue reading Must-See Scotland!

Sustainable Wildlife Tourism in Scotland

Scotland is becoming a European lead in wildlife destinations. Numbers from VisitScotland state that wildlife tourism annual worth is around £153m. Due to its conservation projects and diverse range of habitats its home to protected ground and two national parks. Dolphin and Whale watching, Scottish Islands In the waters of Ardnamurchan peninsula and Inner Islands… Continue reading Sustainable Wildlife Tourism in Scotland

Fall in love with Scotland’s castles!

Castles in Scotland are magical and filled with history! If you go to Scotland then you’ll have to make sure you visit its impressive castles. The amazing architecture is a test to time and awaits the modern traveler. Which ones have you visited? Stirling Castle – This castle is one of the largest and most… Continue reading Fall in love with Scotland’s castles!

“The hills of the Highlands for ever I love.”

Scotland has some of the finest walking trails in the world. A stunning combination of rugged natural beauty, and awe inspiring  historical locales, these trails are an experience of a lifetime. A unique aspect of the Scottish experience is that the cultural and historical significance of the landscape matches its magnificent natural setting. Some of the more remote… Continue reading “The hills of the Highlands for ever I love.”