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Top 5 Foodie Inverness

SEPTEMBER 7TH, 2017 BY ROBIN MCKELVIE

Top 5 Foodie Inverness

Long gone, mercifully, are the days when swathes of the Scottish Highlands were something of a culinary desert. Yes the Highlands have always produced world class meat, seafood and game (and of course whisky), but it was just that the best of it was exported and even what was left was not always put to […] Read More

Birdwatching in Scotland

JULY 20TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Birdwatching in Scotland

Birds and Wildfowl of the Highlands Birdwatchers and twitchers have been flocking to the Scottish Highlands for generations to feast their eyes on birds of prey, seabirds and wildfowl. The region contains an array of internationally important bird populations and is globally significant in reintroducing previously extinct species including ospreys at Boat of Garten, red […] Read More

Golfing in Scotland

JUNE 28TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Golfing in Scotland

Golfing in the Highlands Scotland has some of the finest golf courses in the world with the Scottish Highlands and Islands boasting some of the most remote and scenic courses to be found anywhere.  The 150,000 golfers that come to Scotland every year will relish every moment of their stay. The Highlands is blessed with […] Read More

Highland Games

JUNE 20TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Highland Games

What could be more Scottish than the iconic Highland Games? From the era of Queen Victoria onwards Highland Games have been a permanent fixture in the summer holiday calendar of events, with Games taking place from Oban in the south to Caithness in the far north of the Scottish Highlands.   But Highland Games heritage […] Read More

Scottish Wildlife

JUNE 15TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Scottish Wildlife

Wildlife in the Highlands The Highlands of Scotland has a richly deserved reputation for wildlife.  The area is abundant with animals in the wild, including deer, pine martens, otters and even wildcats.  From red squirrel to puffins and bottlenose dolphins, there is a fascinating diversity of creatures to enjoy in their natural habitat. This highly […] Read More

Hill Walking and Munro Bagging

MAY 20TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Hill Walking and Munro Bagging

Bagging a Munro or a Corbett in Wester Ross, the Cairngorm National Park and Sutherland does not have to involve roughing it in a tent – you can have the best of both worlds, a first class hill walk and all the comforts of home. Holiday Cottages for Hill Walking Book a holiday cottages in […] Read More

Fishing in the Highlands of Scotland

MAY 1ST, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Fishing in the Highlands of Scotland

The Highlands is a world-famous fishing destination – what could be more Scottish than a rod and line, a remote loch or river and no one else in sight? With its abundance of waters in which to cast a line, from lochs and rivers to miles of pristine coastline, the Scottish Highlands is nirvana for the keen […] Read More

Lochs, Rivers and Firths

APRIL 20TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Lochs, Rivers and Firths

Highland Lochs Travel around the Highlands and you will quickly come to the conclusion that this is a land of a thousand lochs.  No one knows for sure quite how many freshwater lochs and lochans there are, but best estimates run well into the tens of thousands.  Caused by glacier movement at the end of […] Read More

Highland Weddings

APRIL 10TH, 2017 BY LES ROBINSON

Highland Weddings

Getting Married in the Scottish Highlands Weddings and Honeymoons in the Highlands With its achingly beautiful scenery and atmospheric scenery, Scotland is one of the most romantic countries in the world – where better to tie the knot? In Scotland a wedding ceremony, be it religious or civil, can take place virtually anywhere, from historic […] Read More

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