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Thursday 28th May 2009

Image by reinholdbehringer via Flickr Scotland is fast becoming one of the top places to have a wedding. Following in the famous footsteps of many celebrities, more and more people are choosing Scotland as their wedding location. Madonna...

Thursday 28th May 2009

Image by ToniaYu via Flickr The very mention of Scottish cuisine brings water in the mouths of many people. Scottish cuisine is adored by food lovers all over the world because of its’ excellent flavor and delicious ingredients. Although...

Thursday 28th May 2009

Image via Wikipedia A ghillie suit is known as a camouflaged outfit, one worn by snipers, hunters and soldiers so that they can’t be easily detected. The word ghillie actually comes from a Scots Gaelic term meaning “boy”. This was in...

Tuesday 5th May 2009

Image by MacAllenBrothers via Flickr Whether you are getting married in Scotland, or being married abroad, here are some great Scottish Wedding Traditions that can add a flavour of Scotland to your wedding! Luckenbooth Brooch Give your...

Tuesday 5th May 2009

Image via Wikipedia Can there be anything more evocative than staying in a luxury hotel set amid the annals of history? Combine your stay in Scotland with accommodation in one of the many luxury castles or manors. Dalhousie Castle, just...

Tuesday 5th May 2009

Unless you’re one of the few nice people around who hasn’t even savored a drop of liquor in their whole lives, chances are that you’re at least marginally familiar of the drink whiskey. Whiskey – which is also spelled by other without the letter E – is...

Wednesday 1st April 2009

Image via Wikipedia Nestled beneath the Campsie Fells, amongst picturesque hills and villageshotels in Scotland are a tranquil getaway from the bustle of Glasgow. Set in the picturesque parish of Strathblane, these elegant country house...

Wednesday 1st April 2009

Image via Wikipedia The capital of Scotland since the mid 1400’s, Edinburgh is situated in the south-east of Scotland, close to the North Sea. Steeped in history, full of grandeur and with a vast array of culture, Edinburgh is the perfect...

Wednesday 1st April 2009

Image via Wikipedia Scotland is one of the most scenic and historic places in Europe and has always been a popular tourist destination. The country is small in size but had a wide variety of attractions and places that are well worth a...

Wednesday 1st April 2009

Image via Wikipedia “You tak’ the high Road an’ I’ll tak’ the low road” and we will enjoy a Scottish vacation together, in the Scottish highlands and in the lowlands of Bonnie Scotland. Most people visit Edinburgh and then claim they have...

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