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Scotland

Scotland is the UK’s most northerly nation, traditionally famed for its mythical monsters, whisky, haggis, tartan, bagpipes and golf. Its landscapes are full of drama and variety, from the gentle rolling hills of Dumfries and Galloway to the breathtaking peaks of the Cairngorms.
Scotland is packed with history and culture, from the neolithic sites of the Orkneys to the vibrant cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Dining Room at Voyage of Buck

Best restaurants in Edinburgh

With four Michelin star restaurants and new foodie destinations springing up all the time, Edinburgh’s food and drink scene is thriving. Sally Coffey rounds up some of the best restaurants in Edinburgh, plus a few…

Dunstane Houses Ba' Bar and Lounge

Best hotels in Edinburgh, Scotland

The medieval city of Edinburgh is one of the most atmospheric and interesting in the UK. Here, Sally Coffey looks at the very best hotels the city has to offer Edinburgh is a beautiful historic city, almost as…

Haddon Hall

10 beautiful British picnic spots

As the glorious weather continues, we’re packing our hamper and heading to some of the loveliest places in Britain for lunch with a view Brancaster Beach, Norfolk Norfolk isn’t short of stunning beaches, but this…

Edinburgh Castle and Gardens. Credit: Visit Britain

How Edinburgh inspired great literature

Scotland’s capital is the world’s first UNESCO City of Literature. Read about the locations that inspired Britain’s literary greats Words: Lee Karen Stow Arriving by train into Waverley Station, the end of a journey from…

Britain’s Finest Whisky Distilleries

Join us in raising a glass and wishing ‘good health’ to whisky as we take a tour of some of the finest distilleries around Britain.

Balmoral Castle

Royal Deeside: Scotland’s Victorian Heritage Trail

Janice Hopper follows the Victorian Heritage Trail in Royal Deeside, Scotland, to discover the land that Queen Victoria fell hopelessly in love with

Early evening over Edinburgh Castle, Scotland. Edinburgh Castle history

Edinburgh Castle history: 900 years protecting Scotland’s capital

Scotland’s biggest attraction still stands proud above its capital city 900 years after its inception

Isle of Eriska, Oban, Argyll, Scotland. Best hotels in Scotland

Best hotels in Scotland: From castles to cottages

Yearning to escape it all? We’ve found some of the best hotels in Scotland to indulge in some serious down time

The Torridon Scotland. This Victorian hotel, is located on the shores of Loch Torridon in Wester Ross, the Highlands

Scottish Highlands hotels: The Torridon Scotland

The Torridon Hotel and Inn offers a warm welcome and luxury accommodation in one of the most majestic settings imaginable

Airds hotel autumn sunset, Port Appin, Argyll, Scotland. Airds hotel views

Airds Hotel, Port Appin, Argyll: Scotland’s Clan Stewart country

At the westernmost edge of the Great Glen stands the Airds Hotel – the perfect get-away-from-it-all Scottish hotel