Category Archives: Scotland

Ridiculously useful Scotland travel guides, itineraries, packing lists, tours and day trips.

Where to Stay in Edinburgh – By A Local

New Town edinburgh

Wondering where to stay in Edinburgh? Each of Scotland’s capital areas has its charm, appeal, and options for accommodation with varying price points. So whether you are visiting to explore the museums, to attend the incredible Edinburgh Fringe Festival, for the Christmas and Hogmanay festivities, or just for a couple of days, this guide is […]

Outlander Tours Scotland Review For 2024

Outlander Tours Scotland Outlander Locations in Scotland

Get transported to your favourite Outlander locations! Outlander tours (Scotland) will whisk you away to walk in the footsteps of Jamie and Claire at the grand entrance of Castle Leoch, maybe pick herbs in Claire’s herb garden, and stroll the cobbled streets of Cranesmuir. Our guide to Outlander tours in Scotland includes day trips and […]

One Day in Glasgow | A Local’s Kick-Ass Itinerary

Statue of Wellington on horse with cone on head in Glasgow

Glasgow is a Scottish city with sass. Every visitor’s itinerary features the capital, Edinburgh, and rightfully so, as it is beautiful and steeped in history, but Glasgow is real, and Glasgow is raw. It’s a big city with contrasting neighborhoods, deadly music and art scene, and most importantly, people with banter. Edinburgh is Paris, Glasgow […]

50 Gifts From Scotland Recommended By a Scot For 2024

Scotland gifts idea, presents inspired by Scotland - Edinburgh landscape

Affectionately known for its tartan, Tunnock’s teacakes and tots of whisky, gifts from Scotland are an obvious choice for friends and family who pine for Pitlochry or go gaga over Glencoe. Here is a jam-packed guide to gifts from Scotland as well as Alba-themed gifts for homes, wardrobes, bellies and bodies. Featuring gifts for women, […]

Scotland Travel Guide: Destinations, Culture & Tips From a Local

Hills leading down to sandy beach at Sanna Bay Ardnamurchan in Scotland

Scotland is one of the most stunning countries in the world, with its rolling hills, majestic monuments, arty cities, intriguing past, hearty food, and tasty drinks! This Scotland travel guide will detail unmissable destinations, popular tourist attractions, and lesser-known local spots. Below you can also find travel information on accommodation, getting around the country, money, […]