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  • Stirling and Trossachs

    Kippen

    The village of Kippen is located in the hills of Fintry and Gargunnock. It overlooks the River Forth Valley and is a destination in Scotland that is as fascinating as it is beautiful. Kippen put itself on the map during the 1700s when a military road was constructed to link Dumbarton with Stirling. Most of the area surrounding the River Forth Valley still consists of ...

  • Stirling and Trossachs

    Balquhidder

    If you’ve ever been inspired by the heroic tale of Rob Roy, then you will probably want to make a detour in Balquhidder during your next trip to Scotland. This scenic little village is situated near the head of Loch Voil on the edge of Balquhidder Glen. Not only is the village a great place to explore, but it is home to the grave in which the legendary Rob Roy McGregor was laid to rest ...

  • Perthshire

    Crieff

    The second largest town in Perthshire, Crieff is situated on the southern edge of the Scottish Highlands. This means that you can enjoy stunning views combined with warm hospitality and great Scottish charm. Crieff is situated near the River Earn and is overshadowed by a beautifully wooded hill. The town itself is quite pretty and filled with interesting tourist attractions such as the ...

  • Nature Reserves

    Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park

    Even though the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park is a mere hour outside of Glasgow, this Scottish National Park is far removed from the busy city streets and fast paced lifestyle. It covers an area of approximately 1 865 square kilometers, and within the National Park borders are the communities of Arrochar, Callander, Balloch, Tyndrum, Port of Menteith, Tyndrum and ...