SCOTLAND

SCOTLAND, EUROPE

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Europe (Scotland)

TOP SIGHTS

  • Edinburgh (capital)
  • Isle of Skye (402 km from Edinburgh)
  • Glencoe (188 km from Edinburgh)
  • Loch Ness (250 km from Edinburgh)
  • Glasgow (75 km from Edinburgh)
  • Stirling (59 km from Edinburgh)
  • Fort William (213 km from Edinburgh)

 

MAP OF SCOTLAND
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Scotland

THINGS TO DO

  • Hiking in the Highlands
  • Festivals in Edinburgh
  • Photography on Isle of Skye
  • Puffin watching
  • Whale watching
  • Monster hunting at Loch Ness
  • The Harry Potter Train (the Jacobite steam train)

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

  • Language: English and Scottish Gaelich
  • Currency: Pound
  • Population: 5,2 million
  • Best time to visit: May – September
  • Average temperatures: July 15°C, January 5°C
  • Important telephone numbers: 101 (police), 999 (emergency)

POSTS FROM SCOTLAND

  • Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh – the real Jekyll and Hyde city

October 2nd, 2016|12 Comments

Edinburgh might just be the most haunted and atmospheric city I've been to. And you know, it has [...]

  • Scottish Highlands and Glencoe

A road trip in Glencoe and the Scottish Highlands

September 27th, 2016|8 Comments

Scotland is the perfect place for a road trip. The scenic Braveheart country has thousands of [...]

  • Loch Ness, Scotland

Loch Ness and a sea monster named Nessie

September 10th, 2016|12 Comments

I've done some pretty adventurous things in my life-time. Like, swimming with whale sharks or boarding [...]

Go to Isle of Skye. Right now.

September 6th, 2016|14 Comments

I giggled, when the guide mentioned the fairies on Isle of Skye: "You can't whistle. And you [...]

  • Edinburgh Festivals, Scotland-24

Edinburgh Festivals on a weekend trip

September 1st, 2016|8 Comments

August might just be the best time to visit Scotland. Why, you ask? First of all, you [...]