Scotland

St Nicholas Kirk cementary, Aberdeen by Flickr CC _aik

The third most populated city in Scotland, Aberdeen, located in the northeastern part of the country, is filled with history. Sometimes called the Silver City because of its mica-flecked granite buildings, it’s a bustling city with plenty of cultural opportunities and natural beauties. There isn’t a bad seat in the house in His Majesty’s Theater, […]

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Glasgow by flickr CC Mark Hillary

Glasgow is a beautiful and vibrant old world town with lots of Scottish charm. The ancient streets of Glasgow are home to many attractions for both young and old. Below is a list of five places that are must do’s when you are in the heart of this historic city. The Kelvingrove Art Gallery – […]

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Glasgow Cathedral by Flickr CC zoetnet

It is hard to point out the top 5 bars in any big city, especially in Glasgow. The selection of a bar also depends on the part of the city that you are visiting such as Financial District or City Center. If you are in a hurry to pick a bar, you might want to […]

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Edinburgh by Flickr CC Joe

Edinburgh, the social hotspot of Scotland. Over one million tourist visit Edinburg every year. They are pulled to this historical place by a plethora of activities, sites, and events. There is everything from cultural centers to museums; from sporting events to performance theaters. With so many options to choose from, where does a new visitor […]

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St.Andrews

St. Andrews is a charming town located on the east coast of Scotland. This town was named after the apostle Saint Andrew. The oldest university in Scotland is located here. The town is known as the home of golf due to the Royal And Ancient Golf Club that opened in the 1750s. With so much […]

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Craigievar Castle - Flickr CC spottiewattie17

There are so many attractive places to explore when you visit Scotland. However many people who tour Scotland always have Scottish castles on top of their list of places to visit. These castles give the tourists something creative to think about in terms of physical features that have stood the test of time. Of course […]

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Isle of Skye in Scotland - Flickr CC nagillum

The Isle of Skye is an island located in northwestern Scotland and is the largest of the inner Hebrides, also known as Western Isle, archipelago. Skye is mostly mountainous with the major occupations on the isle being sheep and cattle rearing, and fishing. The capital of Skye is Portree and it is the site of […]

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Best hiking trails in Scotland - Flickr CC barneymoss

As a beautiful country, Scotland is one of the favourite places to visit by many holiday-makers from around the world. Any hiker will love the stunning steep mountains, lush greeneries and jagged coastline that the place has to offer. Here are the 5 hiking trails in Scotland that many travellers seek to explore these days. […]

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