Posted on Thursday, June 23rd 2016 by Jo Page
Have you caught the Outlander bug yet? The mystical TV series that is captivating the nation…… If not, read on and find out why the series is so special to us in the Scottish Highlands!
Outlander is a British - American TV series based on the spell-binding Outlander series of time travel novels written by Diana Gabaldon, it focuses on a 20th century nurse Claire Randall, who time travels to 18th century Scotland and finds adventure ...Continue Reading
Posted on Thursday, June 2nd 2016 by Jo Page
Munro Bagging has become an extremely popular tick box challenge for many an experienced hill walker, its ever increasing popularity is inspiring more people, from complete beginners to take on hill walking. The munro bagging bug is easily caught and more and more people are setting themselves the fantastic challenge of bagging each and every summit possible.
There are 282 mun...
Posted on Saturday, May 21st 2016 by Jo Page
The Highland Games is an extremely popular event for locals and tourists alike throughout May to September all over the Highlands in approximately 80 cities, towns, villages and islands.
Highland Games are a great mix of traditional events such as heavy athletics, including tug o war, caber toss, shot put and weight for height throw. You will also see pipe band and Highland dance competitions.
As well as the traditional activities to watch there is always a good spread of local small busin...Continue Reading