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  • Walk the Southern Upland Way

    Walking is a popular pastime in Scotland and a great way to enjoy the endless natural beauty of this picturesque part of the British Isles. Incorporating the Scottish Borders Sir Walter ...

  • Giant Angus MacAskill Museum

    The charming white-washed, thatched roof cottage located on the main street of the village of Dunvegan is home to a most unusual museum, dedicated to the tallest Scotsman in history – Angus ...

  • Holy Isle: A Tranquil Getaway

    Even though the Holy Isle Project was established in the 1990s by Lama Yeshe Rinpoche, a Buddhist meditation master from Tibet, the Holy Isle has a rich history of spirituality that dates ...

  • Visiting the Town of Wishaw

    There are a few theories as to how the town of Wishaw got its name, and each theory is rather plausible. It could have come from the name of a house constructed by Hamilton of Uddsten in the ...

  • 2011 Scottish New Music Awards Nominations

    The Scottish New Music Awards has been created to pay tribute to the artists and musicians who have contributed positively to the local music industry. The debut Scottish New Music Awards will ...

  • Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

    The legendary Robert Burns is known by many titles, such as the Bard of Ayshire, the Ploughman Poet and The Bard. He was born on 25 January 1759 in Alloway, and was followed by seven ...

  • Explore Historic Threave Castle

    As soon as the brass bell is rung, the boatmen on the small island located in the River Dee know that there are passengers on shore waiting to be collected. The visitors have walked through ...

  • Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway Excursion

    Construction of the Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway began in 1979, with Bo'ness Station opening in 1981. It falls under the operational supervision of the Scottish Railway Preservation Society. ...

  • Isle of Eigg – Jewel of the Hebrides

    The journey is part of the pleasure when visiting the Isle of Eigg, one of the Small Isles of the Scottish Inner Hebrides, whether you travel by ferry from Mallaig which operates all year ...

  • Exhilarating Highland Wildcat Trails

    The Highland Wildcat Trails operation runs from northern Scotland. They have adopted the emblem of the Sutherland clan, as it encompasses their motto and all they stand for. The design that ...