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Exploring Scotland: A Land of Rich Heritage and Natural Beauty

Scotland, with its breathtaking landscapes, historic castles, and vibrant culture, is a top destination for travelers worldwide. From the bustling streets of Edinburgh to the serene beauty of the Highlands,...
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Discover the North Coast 500: Scotland’s Ultimate Road Trip

Starting and ending in Inverness, this iconic road trip showcases some of Scotland's most breathtaking landscapes, historic sites, and charming accommodations.
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Discover the Magic: 10 Unforgettable Experiences in the Scottish Highlands

Nestled amidst stunning landscapes & steeped in history, the Scottish Highlands beckon adventurers with an array of captivating experiences.
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How To Become a Laird, Lord, or Lady of the Glen with Highland Titles

Did you know that you can become a Laird, Lord, or Lady of the Glen? And no, it’s not because you have discovered some lost Scottish ancestry that you didn’t...
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Renting a Car After an Overnight Flight to Scotland

Fear not, fellow adventurers, for with a bit of preparation and a good night's sleep, you can navigate the roads of Scotland with confidence. Read on to find out how!
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Scotland: A Golfer’s Paradise

Golf in Scotland is not just a sport; it’s an integral part of the nation’s heritage and cultural identity, woven deeply into the fabric of Scottish life and landscape. Often...
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A stone monument on a hill, and city skyline.

What Are the Must-Visit Places in Edinburgh, Scotland?

Whenever we get asked where’s best to visit in Edinburgh, our answer is always the same: how long have you got? And that’s not us being cheeky; with so many...
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A ScotRail Train

Can You Visit Scotland Without a Car?

Scotland, a picturesque country steeped in history, culture, and natural beauty, is a dream destination for many travellers. A common question we are asked by potential visitors is whether it’s...
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Glasgow Cathedral Overview

Should You Visit Glasgow, Scotland?

If we were feeling lazy, we would simply write one sentence in response to the title of this blog: Yes, you absolutely should visit Glasgow.  But, because we know this...
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A sunrise above grassy flats, green mountains and a blue loch in the Scottish Highlands. Photo: Katia De Juan

What is the Best Way to See Scotland?

With dramatic landscapes and seemingly endless natural beauty, it’s no wonder Scotland is considered one of the most captivating countries in the world.  Combined with its unique wildlife, delicious local...
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Looking Forward to 2023

I hope to be bringing you a little bit of exciting news, that will be happening this year at Purple Heather Scottish Tours.
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Great News Delta Airlines Adding Route to Scotland in 2023

I have just heard some great news today, that should make travel easier for some of my American clients and potential clients.
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