Towns, Villages & Cities

Scotland is home to many great cities and picturesque towns and villages.  Articles tagged in this category are all to do with towns, villages and cities in Scotland.
Free guide: 5 Days in Inverness Travel Itinerary

From Loch Ness to Urquhart Castle, experience the magic of the Scottish Highlands. Plan your trip now!

A guide to Girvan in South Ayrshire in West Scotland.

Explore Girvan, a charming coastal town in South Ayrshire. Discover its golden beach, modern harbor, and historic Stumpy Tower.

The best things to do in the Fort William area in West Scotland

Fort William, known as the outdoors capital of Scotland is a fantastic place for an adventure on the west coast.

Free things to do in Inverness, the largest city in the Highlands

A list of things to do in Inverness and the surrounding area on a tight budget. Castles, waterfalls and museums.

What county is Edinburgh in? From County to Council Area

Edinburgh's evolution from part of Midlothian county to becoming an independent council area.

Is Aberdeen a good place to live? A short guide to Aberdeen

Considering a move to Scotland? Aberdeen is a modern and vibrant city with a lot to offer. Lets investigate!

A guide to Broughton Street Edinburgh

Broughton Street, not far from Princes Street, is home to many fantastic independent shops and restaurants.

What is Scotland famous for? More than bagpipes!

Learn what makes Scotland famous – from its landscapes and cultural heritage to whisky and cuisine.

A guide to Lossiemouth on the Moray Coast

A short guide to the best things to see and do in the beautiful seaside town of Lossiemouth. Best restaurants and accommodation.

A short guide to Stirling in <br>central Scotland

Stirling is a wonderful city in central Scotland, steeped in history there is so much you can see and do. Let's find out more!

The new Lossiemouth Bridge to access the East Beach

Lossiemouth received a new bridge in 2022 to access the East Beach after the old footbridge became unsuitable.

Where is New Asgard?  A unique filming location.

The blockbuster Avengers: Endgame was filmed at the small Scottish town of St Abbs! Find out more!

Which is the best Scottish island to live on?

Lets take a look at some of the loveliest Scottish Islands, what would be the best one to live on?

Arthur's Seat & Holyrood Park, in Edinburgh, central Scotland

Climb an extinct volcano in Edinburgh?! Fantastic walks, lochs and geology - a stones throw from the city centre.

The best things to do in Aviemore and the surrounding area

A list of things to do in the Aviemore area, from skiiing, quad bikings, forest walks and zoo's, there is something for everyone.

Dalwhinnie Distillery & Village in the Scottish Highlands

A short article about the village of Dalwhinnie, and its famous distillery based in the Scottish Highlands of Scotland.

The Royal Burgh of Dornoch in the north Scottish Highlands

The town of Dornoch in north Scottish Highlands on the east coast. A lovely place with a cathedral and many nice restaurants.

A list of the best things to <br>see and do in Moray

Often overlooked by holiday makers, Moray is a fantastic county packed with interesting things to see and do.

Outlander Filming Locations around Scotland

Just a few of the fantastic filming locations I have visited in Scotland from the hit TV show Outlander.

A budget conscious collection of free things to do in Edinburgh

A visit to Edinburgh need not be expensive, here are some free activities you can do on your visit.