Category: Scotland

Scottish Border Region

Scotland – Scottish Border Region and Hadrian’s Wall

The grey skies and rain continued as we gradually made our way back to London from Edinburgh. Lonely Planet listed a few ruins in the eastern border region…

Edinburgh

Scotland – Edinburgh

One of our main motivators for visiting Scotland was to spend New Years in Edinburgh, and join in the Hogmanay Festival. Of course, I’d wanted to visit for…

Scottish Highlands

Scotland – Highlands

We had grand plans leaving Stonehaven Castle of travelling through the beautiful scenery of the Scottish Highlands in the Cairngorms National Park, however light had left us long before…

Stonehaven Castle

Scotland – St. Andrews and Stonehaven Castle

As we continued our counter-clockwise quick drive around central Scotland, after visiting Glasgow and Stirling Castle, we made it to the town of St. Andrews, which I have always…

Glasgow

Scotland – Glasgow

Admittedly, we only spent a few hours here (and most of them were in the cold, cold rain). It was amazing the number of pubs and kebab shops…

Stirling Castle

Scotland – Stirling Castle

We visited Stirling Castle on a quick day trip from our friend’s place in Glasgow. It was only a short drive, however with the sunlight hours being so…