Dunnottar Castle, Aberdeenshire

Steeped in history, this romantic and haunting ruin is a photographer’s paradise, a history lover’s dream and an iconic tourist destination for visitors the world over. Dunnottar Castle is a ruined medieval fortress located…

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Loch Morlich, Highland

Amazing sandy beach with crystal clear water and with a scenic view that is outstanding, Loch Morlich is a very unique natural phenomenon. The circuit of the loch is a very popular walk. Scotland’s only fresh water award…

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Loch of the Lowes Wildlife Reserve, Dunkeld

A peaceful haven for watching wildlife. If you love bird-watching, then visit this site run by the Scottish Wildlife Trust. From late March until August, Ospreys which nest just 150 metres from the…

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The cliffs of the Isle of Skye

Imagine you driving, with no timing, you have all the time in the world as you enjoy your road trip and wander in the marvellous landscapes of the Isle of Skye. And there it is, not really far, like if you could touch it, in the immensity…

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The Fairy Pools, Isle of Skye

The Fairy Pools are beautiful rock pools of crystal clear spring water fed by a series of waterfalls from the Cuillin Mountains. These famous pools entice visitors from all over the world, as they make some great ‘Wild Swimming’ for those…

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Culloden Battlefield, Highland

On 16 April 1746, the final Jacobite Rising came to a brutal head. Jacobite supporters, seeking to restore the Stuart monarchy to the British throne, gathered to fight the Duke of Cumberland’s government…

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Stockbridge Colonies, Edinburgh

When you mention The Colonies to someone from Edinburgh, most people will think of the charming rows of houses in Stockbridge next to the water of Leith. The Stockbridge Colonies were built between 1861…

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Glen Coe Valley, Highland

Glen Coe is the remains of an ancient super volcano. The eruption happened about 420 million years ago during the Silurian period, and the volcano has long since become extinct. The landscape was further shaped by the processes of…

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Landscape of the Isle of Skye

The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly major island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The landscape is dramatic, even a bit moody, but outdoorsy lovers will have a blast as the scenery of Skye is a fairground of beauty…

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