Inverness to John o’Groats

Sign and buildings at John o'Groats at tip of Scotland

If you find yourself in the North of Scotland it’s very tempting to make the trip from Inverness to John o’Groats. It’s not super far and it ticks off a place that many have on their bucket list – yes, the northern tip of Scotland! Actually, if you’re looking for the most northern point of … Read more

How to visit Clava Cairns, an ancient site and Outlander location

Clava Cairns ancient site

Scotland just knows how to wow with atmospheric sites, history that goes way back and incredible vistas. This next site in the Highlands will wow you as well! It has become so much more popular due to its connection with the Outlander books and TV series and as such it’s on many people’s Scotland bucket … Read more

Best time to visit Scotland to avoid midges: plus tips on where to go to miss them

cloud of midges in Scotland

If you’re planning a visit to Scotland you might have heard about some small irritating bugs that can make or break a trip here – yes, highland midges (also known as Scottish midges). Perhaps you’re wondering about the best time to visit Scotland to avoid midges and escape the biting? Read on to find out … Read more