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10 Places From Outlander You Can Actually Visit In Scotland

If you have joined the millions of people who are fascinated and in love with the television series Outlander , based on the best-selling books by Diana Gabaldon, then you have probably already been fantasizing about travelling to Scotland to explore some of the beautiful scenery featured in the show (and perhaps find your very own Jamie Fraser!). Many of the places in Scotland where the show was filmed are accessible to the public, so you can go and view the breathtaking castles, haunting moors, and quaint villages that make up the backdrop of Claire and Jamie’s romance. Continue at Source: 10 Places From Outlander You Can Actually Visit In Scotland

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9 of the best Scottish ‘staycation’ destinations to explore this summer

People travel the world to visit Scotland’s mountains and lochs, but many who live here will often escape to warmer climes for a holiday.

Brexit and hopes of another heatwave are believed to be among the reasons why more people are looking closer to home for their holidays. Just under 50 per cent of Scots are considering a ‘staycation’ this year, where they go on holiday in their own country, according to research by eSky, while research earlier this month put the number at a higher 68 per cent. These are nine of the best options for a staycation in Scotland. Continue at Source: These are 9 of the best Scottish ‘staycation’ destinations to explore this summer

10 Scottish & Irish Castles You Can Actually Stay At

It may not be the most conventional place to stay, but why not make your trip all the more memorable?

When we think of Scotland and Ireland, many of us immediately conjure up the beautiful, medieval castles that pepper the landscapes throughout both countries. Often, the majestic castles loom over the modern day cities, their commanding presence still a key feature, even after hundreds of years. Continue at Source: 10 Scottish & Irish Castles You Can Actually Stay At

10 of the best homes with private beaches to rent this summer in Scotland

Enjoy summer in Scotland at one of these holiday rentals – all of which have access to private beaches.

With a heatwave due, now is a great time to book a summer holiday at home. But if you’re looking for something a bit special, then take a look at these rental proprieties which have access to stunning beaches. Continue at Source: 10 of the best homes with private beaches to rent this summer in Scotland

12 paradise islands in Scotland you must visit

Scotland has more than 790 offshore islands, many of which have pristine white sand and sparkling turquoise waters to compete with the tropical beaches of the Caribbean or South-East Asia.

As well as their world-class scenery, the islands of Shetland, Orkney, and the Inner and Outer Hebrides boast fascinating historic sites, a wealth of flora and fauna and some exhilirating outdoor activities. Here are Scotland’s most stunning paradise islands to put on your bucket list. Continue at Source: 12 paradise islands in Scotland you must visit

18 best cheap places to eat in Edinburgh, Scotland

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We’ve picked out a selection of the best cheap places to eat in Edinburgh that don’t skimp on quality. Here are our ten choices.

With no shortage of Michelin stars (and with a few more accolades potentially on the way), Edinburgh is well known for high end places to eat.

While the city may have blossomed into a destination for foodies as much as for history buffs, culture vultures and tartan tat aficionados, there are still plenty of places to fill your plate without emptying your wallet. See more at Source: 18 of the best cheap places to eat in Edinburgh – Scotsman Food and Drink