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A Day Trip to Fife

Fife is often recommended as a place to visit in Scotland, so for my second trip, I thought it much appropriate to check out what is said to be one of Scotland’s most beautiful gems. Though the peninsula is known historically for its coal and industry, the tourist perspective is its picturesque fishing villages with scattered ruins. After a visit to Stirling, we got a long evening to drive around the fantastic Kingdom of Fife.

St. Andrews Cathedral, Fife

Fife has been a part of Scotland for over a millennium. Fife had thanes, which were like earl equivalents, and obviously a strong regional … Continue reading

Posted on Friday, May 28, 2021 in Destinations
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The Scottish Highlands – Things to Do & Travel Guide

I’ve been to the Scottish highlands twice. The first time was that, a first-time visit. The second time, I brought my family so they could experience once of my favourite places in the world. The highlands are so big and I have much to explore still, but this is my experience with this magical place.

Scottish Highlands

Scottish Highlands

One of my favourite areas is the Trossachs National Park. This is where Loch Lomond, Scotland’s largest loch by surface area, is located. The park is filled with high hills reflecting in the low lakes. It’s extremely picturesque and the nature is so … Continue reading

Posted on Sunday, November 8, 2020 in Destinations
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33+ Things to Do in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is an absolutely beautiful city and one of my favourites. It’s steeped in history and has amazing architecture, history, and culture. There are lots of things to do in Scotland’s capital, and here is a list of 33+ of them.

Quick View:

  1. Calton Hill
  2. Palace of Holyroodhouse
  3. St. Giles’ Cathedral
  4. Princes Street Gardens
  5. Greyfriars Kirkyard
  6. Greyfriars Bobby’s
  7. Scott Monument
  8. Balmoral Hotel
  9. Charlotte Square
  10. Dean’s Village
  11. John Knox House
  12. Edinburgh Castle
  13. National Museum of Scotland
  14. Camera Obscura
  15. Real Mary King’s Close
  16. Scottish National Gallery
  17. Scottish National Portrait Gallery
  18. Museum of Edinburgh
  19. People’s Story Museum
  20. Museum of Childhood
  21. Writers’ Museum
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Posted on Thursday, October 3, 2019 in Destinations
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