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Complete Guide To The Harry Potter Train in Scotland

The Jacobite Steam Train, aka the Harry Potter train in Scotland, is one of the great railway journeys of the world. Even before it rose to fame thanks to the Harry Potter films, the railway journey itself was famous due to its stunning scenery, taking passengers on a journey through one of the remotest areas …

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The Perfect 2-Day Glencoe Road Trip

The ultimate Glencoe road trip! Glen Coe is arguably one of the most beautiful and dramatic glens in Scotland, It’s little wonder that it’s such a popular tourist location; driving through the glen is a breathtakingly bizarre feeling as if you’ve descended into another world. Our 2-day Glencoe road trip has got to be one …

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This Is How You Spend 2 Days In Inverness

Is 2 days in Inverness enough to make the most of the highland capital? Of course! With just two days in Inverness it is possible to see: two castles standing stones and ancient burial cairns a battlefield where one of Scotland’s most iconic battles was fought an enchanting bookshop a haunted loch I’ve visited Inverness …

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Into The Wild: A Girls Hiking Weekend at Loch Ossian Youth Hostel

When my friend Kathi from Watch Me See suggested we head away for a girls hiking weekend, I jumped at the opportunity. We both needed a break from our busy lives in Edinburgh and Glasgow, and so we headed north to the Scottish Highlands. Our chosen destination was the remote Loch Ossian on the northeastern edge …

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The 10 Best Bothies in Scotland

Once a local secret, mountain bothies have made a comeback with hikers and outdoor enthusiasts after the release of The Bothy Bible, a detailed book that lists over 100 bothies found throughout Scotland. It wasn’t until I was halfway through my hike of the Scottish National Trail that I stayed in my first bothy. And oh …

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