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Six summer walks with spectacular picnic spots

I was brought up in a family where any picnic, be it on a car journey, amongst the countryside or...

Kate Thornton and Craig Revel Horwood’s #Brilliantmoments

Scotland might not be the largest country in the world, but the sheer magnitude of things to see and do here...

14 things to do on the beach in Scotland

Golden sands, turquoise waters, peaceful bays and tumbling waves … there are few finer places than a beautiful Scottish beach...

Scotland’s best islands and beaches, as voted in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2015

The results are in for the 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, and once again Scotland has graced the winners’ lists!...

Nessie: Scotland’s favourite monster

This is Nessie. She is long, thin and usually green. When she’s seen in the water, you can see her...

Fantastic ferry journeys

For many, the ideal holiday involves great scenery, tasty local food and drink, enjoying fresh air in the outdoors, and...

Fifty Shades of Scotland: 6 images to leave you breathless

This week on social media, we’ve been causing a little mischief with our own take on the steamy phenomenon, Fifty...

Tips for a mid-term snowsports break

Scotland’s ski resorts offer the best outdoor skiing and snowboarding in the UK and what better time to visit than...

Add some colour to your romance at a Scottish castle

Whether you want to book a room in a B&B castle, stay in a self-catering lodge in the grounds of...

Behind the doors of Scotland's newest whisky distilleries

With their hallmark pagoda roofs dotting the Scottish landscapes, whisky distilleries are a familiar part of the fabric of Scotland...

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