To dispel evil spirits, tie the cross with sheep’s wool. And whatever you do, make sure to bid the fairies good day.
Travel in Scotland
From its majestic scenery to historic sites, Scotland has no shortage of things to see and do. Here are our top 10 favorites.
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In the remote seas of Scotland’s northernmost horizon, the Shetlands Islands are a world of their own.
In the Outer Hebrides Islands of Scotland, the airport landing strip is a beach, sheep outnumber people and life takes on a slower pace.
Just 20 miles off the northeastern coast of Scotland, Orkney is an archipelago of 70 islands best-known for their Neolithic sites, tall sandstone cliffs and seal colonies. In Visiting the Orkney Islands, part one in our series on these unique Scottish islands, learn more on what to see and do in Orkney.
Traveling in the Highlands reveals a different side of Scotland, with craggy rock-strewn mountains and towering cliffs that plunge to the sea below.
A local shares what she loves about the unspoiled Kingdom of the Cats in Scotland – and why you might want to visit Caithness too.
The Elie Chain Walk in Scotland is not for wimps.
A romantic five-star castle hotel is the perfect base to explore Scotland’s Loch Lomond.
In Scotland’s Whisky Capital, you can learn the art of creating this prized beverage.
A visit to the Scottish capital can be expensive, but here are 10 experiences that won’t cost you a penny.