10 Things to Know Before You Travel to Scotland

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There are a few things you need to know before you travel to Scotland. With two amazing and historic cities in Glasgow and Edinburgh, and more opportunities for outdoor activities there is something for everyone in Scotland. As long as you don’t mind some unpredictable cloud coverage with a chance … Read More

Renting a Car in Scotland? Here are 13 MUST READ Tips

Drive well on the NC500

If you’re planning to spend some time in Scotland, renting a car is a great option. Not only does it give you the freedom and flexibility to travel how and when you want, but also allows you to visit parts of this fantastic country that are difficult to reach any … Read More

Driving in Scotland? Here are 13 Helpful Tips

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No trip to the UK is complete without a stop off in Scotland, home to Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, Scotch Whiskey, Loch Ness (and its monster), and endless, glorious landscapes. While the UK has one of the densest rail networks anywhere in the world, we think there’s no better way to … Read More

The 21 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

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We don’t claim to have been to every beautiful city in the world but have done our fair share of traveling across 75 countries and six continents. Out of all the cities we have traveled, here are the absolute most amazing we have seen. We haven’t been to all of … Read More

10 of the Best Road Trips in the World!

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It’s tough to beat an iconic road trip. With so much to see it’s hard to narrow down the best road trips in the world, but we gave it a try. There’s no formal ranking system here, it’s just from our personal experience and opinions. After all our travels, it’s … Read More

20 Fun Things to do in Edinburgh on Your First Trip

Cost To Backpack Europe: Edinburgh

It’s tough to argue with the appeal of Edinburgh as it’s one of the most stunning cities in all of Europe. The Scottish capital is packed with a long and dark history. The city center is split in two between the jumble of medieval buildings in old town and the … Read More

Where To Stay In Edinburgh: Our Favorites!

Old Town Chambers

Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh is no doubt a popular tourist destination. However, with all of those tourist means it may be difficult to figure out where to stay in Edinburgh. The city is packed with history, parks, cafes, shops, and restaurants. We found ourselves constantly wandering around the city finding new … Read More