Start here for planning your Scotland trip

Hi there and welcome to this page where I hope to make finding articles about visiting Scotland a little bit easier. As the years have gone by and I’ve added more and more posts it can become a bit unwieldy – this should hopefully help that!

Kelpies in Scotland on a sunny day

If you’d like to sign up to my Scotland newsletter you can also do that below – I share lots of tips and tricks for planning, booking, and visiting. It’s a great place to start when planning your trip.

This is my home country that I grew up in and visit annually now as a tourist, just like you. I love helping people get the most out of this country!

Researching & Planning a trip:

General posts about the whole country and information posts

When to go

Getting there and around


What to take


Sample guides to how you can spend your time in Scotland

Area specific

Posts about specific areas in Scotland such as Edinburgh or the Highlands. Click to be taken to lists of post about these places.

Book your Scotland Vacation:

Check flights: Skyscanner
Book Car Rental: DiscoverCars
Book hotels:
Book Vacation Rentals:

And don’t forget to pick up a guide book!