Scotland


3 Days in Edinburgh: Itinerary Ideas

It’s easy to spend an entire week — if not longer — visiting just the Old Town of Edinburgh , so squeezing in a lot of sights in 3 days can be a challenge. It would be a good idea to make a list of the must-see places to visit […]


10 Days in Scotland : Itinerary Ideas

Scotland offers so many things to do and it’s quite impossible to create a “standard” 10 days itinerary which everyone will love. This itinerary visits Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness and Aberdeen, offering some interesting stops in between, too. Itinerary assumptions: You’ll be flying in/out of Edinburgh You’ll be staying in a […]


Scotland in August

August in Scotland is equivalent to the famous events in Edinburgh: Festival Fringe and Military Tattoo. But , if you don’t plan to spend your entire vacation checking those events out, you can always visit the Scottish Highlands or head to other lovely cities. Oh, did I mention the weather […]


Scotland in July

Unfortunately, during summer the weather in Scotland is really unpredictable (didn’t I say this about spring as well?). Truth be told, you can be lucky and enjoy an entire vacation without a drop or rain…or one without a beam of sunlight. So, be prepared for either case. If you are […]


Scotland in May

While the weather in Scotland is always unpredictable, May is one of the months when you can bet there are at lest some sunny days to explore the outdoors. So make plans to visit the scenic Scottish Highlands, with their castles and lochs. Should a rainy day mess with your […]


Getting from Glasgow to Inverness

Glasgow , the biggest city in Scotland, is located on the banks of the River Clyde. It is an important economic center in the United Kingdom and one of the most visited cities in the British Isles. Visitors come here for the excellent shopping opportunities and to explore what the […]


Getting from Edinburgh to Dundee

The capital of Scotland, Edinburgh , is modern city which manages to keep its historical charm. Visitors have a lot to do and see here and those on a budget are happy to find excellent accommodation options which don’t burn a whole in the pocket. Dundee is located on North […]


Getting from Edinburgh to Inverness

The capital of Scotland, Edinburgh , is a unique city that combines the old with the modern and manages to offer its visitors plenty of places to visit and things to do. It is also a place located on the backpackers’ list, as it offers excellent options for budget accommodation. […]


Getting from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

Edinburgh , the capital of Scotland, is a unique city that combines the old with the modern to offer visitors a lot of places to visit and things to do. Aberdeen , Scotland’s third largest city, is known for its old buildings and lovely parks. It also boasts a busy […]