Category Archive: Europe

Scottish Highlands to Glasgow

En route to Glasgow we stopped off at the battlefield at Culloden, the site of a battle between Jacobite and government forces. Most of us were more excited to see the Highland Coos… Continue reading

The Scottish Highlands and Isle of Mull

Our journey from Inverness continued westward along the Great Glen, making several stops before we arrived in the Western Highlands region. Our first stop was at the Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition where we… Continue reading

Excursion to Eilean Donan Castle & Isle of Skye

After a scenic drive to the coast we hopped on a ferry and traveled to the Isle of Skye, famous for its association with Bonnie Prince Charlie. We visited the Clan Donald Centre… Continue reading

The Road to Inverness

After spending a few days in Edinburgh and St. Andrews it was time to head to Inverness. En route to Inverness we stopped off in Perthshire, the gateway to the Scottish Highlands. We… Continue reading

An Afternoon in St. Andrews

When we first decided to travel to Scotland I knew that St. Andrews definitely had to be a mandatory stop. For those of you that haven’t heard about St. Andrews, it is said… Continue reading

Free Day in Edinburgh: Where to Go & What to Do

When we originally planned our trip to Scotland, we had two free days to explore Edinburgh. Unfortunately bad weather delayed our flights and put us in a day later than we originally planned.… Continue reading

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