Guide to visiting the Falkirk Wheel – an engineering marvel in Central Scotland

view of Falkirk Wheel and visitor centre in Scotland

It’s got to be one of Scotland’s most interesting attractions and also one of the quirkiest Scottish landmarks – the Falkirk Wheel. If you’re looking for a guide to visiting the Falkirk Wheel when in Scotland then this post is for you. Falkirk and the central belt of Scotland was my home for many years … Read more

Best Scottish islands to visit: 12 beautiful places to see

Ferry going to Scottish islands

For many people, Scotland’s Highlands and Islands is what they have in mind when planning a visit. Remote landscapes, gorgeous wee villages surrounded by Highland Coos and beautiful beaches that are unspoilt by tourists. The real thing isn’t that far from that idyllic notion so if you’re planning to explore you’re in for a treat. … Read more

12 simply fabulous things to do in Scotland in summer

view over water in Scotland in summer

A Scottish summer is a spectacular thing. Imagine walking along a quiet beach that wouldn’t be far out of place in the Caribbean or walking through forests with the summer sun creating dappled pools of light on the floor. If you’re visiting Scotland in summer that’s the dream right? Of course, Scotland doesn’t have guaranteed … Read more