The Blog

  The Highlands

The Wilderness Episodes

by June 12, 2013

One of Scotland’s leading adventure travel companies – Wilderness Scotland – has visited many of our country’s wildest and most...

Steve Peat meets Torridon

by June 12, 2013

We see a lot of great mountain bike videos on the web these days, but there are rare occasions when...

Hannah Barnes @ Laggan Wolftrax

by May 16, 2013

Another great video coming from the Dudes of Hazzard camp! Shot by Liam Murphy, this one takes a different pace...

Fort William Mountain Bike World Cup: 1 month to go!

by May 14, 2013

You read it correctly people: just one month to go until the biggest show in mountain biking hits Fort William...

Highland Fling – Touring the Speyside Whisky Region

by March 25, 2013

Fancy a break from the busy city lifestyle? Then why not head to Scotland’s Speyside region for some dram sampling,...

Knoydart Peninsula – one of the last great wilderness areas

by March 7, 2013

We must be in CNN’s good books! Just a few months after Scotland was named as CNN’s top travel destination...

Fort William Mountain Festival

by February 6, 2013

Another day, another awesome outdoors festival! Running from the 21st – the 24th of Feb is the Fort William Mountain...

#Blogmanay Roundup: My Scotland – Exploring my own Country by Emma Gray (ScottishEmma123)

by January 15, 2013

It’s time for our third edition of our #Blogmanay roundup, a unique chance for people to instantly share their Hogmanay experiences...

Skyfall stars rave about shooting in Glencoe

by October 26, 2012

The day has finally arrived! Skyfall, one of the most anticipated movie releases for 2012, is officially released in cinemas UK...

Stunning Scottish wildlife featured on Autumnwatch

by October 25, 2012

If you’re living in the UK, we highly recommend tuning in to BBC’s Autumnwatch next week (October 30th – November 2nd) as there...

Hiking through Scotland’s Great Glen Way

by October 11, 2012

In recent weeks we’ve featured a post here on the blog about a pair of Belgian tourists who walked one...

Camping in the heart of wild Scotland

by October 9, 2012

  If this doesn’t make you want to go camping in the Highlands, we don’t know what will. Terry Abraham...

The Fairy Pools of the Isle of Skye (Travel Patch)

by October 5, 2012

  The Isle of Skye, what a stunning place! It’s been the host shooting location for many popular movies in...

Walking the West Highland Way

by September 21, 2012

Ever wondered what it would be like to walk the West Highland Way? We’ve found a great blog post written...

Nosing around Scotland’s Speyside (London Free Press)

by September 19, 2012

  Here is a great article by Pam Davies, who recently wrote about her experience on the Balvenie Distillery Tour...

Licence to kilt: James Bond’s 50th anniversary hits Scotland

by September 17, 2012

If you’re a huge James Bond fan like myself, you’ll be super excited with the news of the 50th anniversary celebrations...

Page 3 of 41234

Cookie Policy

VisitScotland uses cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies. Please read our new privacy and cookies statement for more information.