Scotland

Stag at Kingshouse in Glencoe, Scotland

It captures the imagination, enchants you with its history, and fills your head with magical tales and beautiful landscapes.

Welcome to my new page dedicated to my home country of Scotland! I write a lot about Scotland, and I wanted to showcase it separately to the worldwide destinations I write about. “An Orcadian At Home”, let’s say.

I’ve got loads more Scotland content to come – so keep checking back for new posts!

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Yesnaby, OrkneyEdinburgh Castle, Scotland
Read all my posts about where I grew up – the fascinating islands of Orkney, tucked away in the north east of Scotland.

Why You Should Visit Orkney
7 Coastal Walks You Should Take In Orkney
50 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Orkney
Read all about where I live now – the beautiful and enchanting capital city of Edinburgh.

My Highlights Of Edinburgh
50 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Edinburgh
15 Quirky Bars & Restaurants In Edinburgh

North Coast 500, Scotland

The North Coast 500 has risen in popularity over the past few years – check out my posts on the highlights of this incredible route!

A Camping Guide To The North Coast 500
40 Incredible Views Of The North Coast 500

Argyll & Bute only made it onto my radar recently, but it packs a punch with coastal villages & magical castles!

An Anniversary Trip – Staying In A Castle In Argyll & Bute

Glasgow, Scotland - People Make Glasgow

Glasgow is very underrated compared to the nearby capital, but is very much worth a visit in its own right! I am working on a complete guide to Glasgow, but for now, here are some gorgeous photos of the artsy side of the city!

Glasgow Street Art & The Mural Trail

Old Man Of Storr, Isle Of Skye, Scotland

Ah, the Isle Of Skye. One of the most popular areas of Scotland, and yet I only visited for the first time last year! I am far from an expert (yet) but I really enjoyed my time there and I’m sure more visits and posts will come!

A Day On The Isle Of Skye – Which Definitely Isn’t Enough

Hiking Glencoe, Scotland

I cannot even tell you how much I adore Glencoe. The gem of Scotland and one of the best road trips in the UK, not to mention an absolute paradise for hikers and photographers. More posts to come!

Glencoe Hikes, Glenfinnan Bridges & Scottish Castles
Scotland Road Trip: Loch Lomond To Glencoe

Tobermory, Isle Of Mull

Possibly my new favourite place in Scotland, the Isle Of Mull is a treasure trove of pretty villages, fascinating history and lots of mindblowing islands, like the volcanic rock of Staffa and the beautiful island of Iona.

Four Islands, One Epic Weekend On The Isle Of Mull

St. Monans, Fife, Scotland

Fife is incredibly overlooked, admittedly myself included! This needs to change because there is so much on offer, from the best seafood in Scotland to adorable villages!

Exploring The Cute Coastal Towns Of Fife

Craigievar Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

What Aberdeenshire lacks in mountainous scenery (and there is even some of that if you look for it!), it more than makes up with a plethora of epic castles and coastal towns.

Camping & Castles: An Aberdeenshire Adventure

Perthshire is fast becoming one of my favourite Scottish counties, with its beautiful lochs and sweeping glens. It’s also hands down the BEST place in Scotland to visit in autumn!

Fall Foliage & Failed Frolics In Picturesque Perthshire
Autumn Is So Beauti-fall in Perthshire