Discover and Explore Scotland

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  • Orkney

    Deerness

    Deerness is not so much a town as it is a destination. This fascinating peninsula was once home to a cliff top settlement that defied the laws of nature. Today it is a very popular tourist destination and though you may have to travel here from one of the nearby cities or towns it is certainly worth taking the time to see. Deerness, Scotland, can be found on the eastern end of the East ...

  • Distilleries

    Dalmore Distillery

    Dalmore Distillery is unusual in many ways. Not many whisky lovers seem to be aware of this distinctive single malt that has been created in the prime barley-growing district of Scotland. The still-men who work in the distillery are basically from a few local families. There are even three generations of a family working together. They believe that their pedigreed whisky is shaped by time, ...

  • Museums

    National War Museum

    Edinburgh, in Scotland, is home to one of the most visited attractions in Scotland, namely the National War Museum. Some visit to relive old memories and some visit out of curiosity and because of its historical importance. It is a museum that is the heart of Scottish history and the monument representing four-hundred years of fighting and combat. As with most museums of this ...

  • Museums

    National Museum of Flight

    The National Museum of Flight is located on an old RAF airfield in East Fortune and was founded as a national museum in the year 1975. It is a museum that highlights the triumphs and the heartache, experienced by the brave men that protected and fought for their countries from the air, and it pays tribute to the designers and the curious, that made flight possible through ...