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Another Great Mountain Event Added to the Highlands Yearly Calendar

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Written by Helmut Watterott According to the BBC the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline has been added to 2016 Skyrunner World Series. This is more great news for Scotland, Scottish Tourism and branding Scotland as an action, adventure and outdoor destination. BBC Article HERE Skyrunning Website HERE Glen Coe Skyline Website “The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline(TM) follows in the…

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Blackness Friday

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Written by Slainte Scotland Tomorrow, Friday the 27th of November is Black Friday. We thought that we would get in on the act and add a special offer of our own…just naming ours after one of our favourite Outlander Filming locations. So for tomorrow and tomorrow only, we are offering a 25% discount on ALL…

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An Evening with Diana Gabaldon and Neil Oliver

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Written by Catriona Stevenson I was so lucky to have had the opportunity to attend the “Evening with Diana Galbadon and Neil Oliver” event at Stirling Castle on Monday night (23rd November 2015) and I managed to get a few snap shots and had my book signed by the lovely Diana herself.   I thought that…

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The Skye Boat Song

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Written by Catriona Stevenson Speed, bonnie boat, like a bird on the wing, Onward! the sailors cry; Carry the lad that’s born to be King Over the sea to Skye. Now on our tours, we often have our guests advise us how amazing the theme tune for Outlander is. Now this is true and Bear…

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Outlander Filming and the Mud

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We are now well and truly into the winter season, this obviously means that when you join us on our tours, you need to make sure you wrap up warm and bring waterproof clothing including wellies if you have them.  Don’t let this put you off visiting Scotland though as you are guaranteed to miss…

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Wee Jamie Photobombs Outlander Tour Guests

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Written by Helmut Watterott Outlander crew on a recce at Lallybroch. We had the luck of being at Lallybroch (Midhope Castle) at the same time as the crew from the popular ‘Outlander’ series. They were looking at the location for some future filming. They were very kind to have a photo taken with our tour…

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2015 Day Cruise Excursion to Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Tour

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Written by Catriona Stevenson Some pictures of our 2015 cruise excursions to Stirling Castle, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs. The tour takes you to Stirling Castle, Loch Lubnaig, Loch Lomond with a spot of lunch at the famous Drovers Inn, 1705. https://youtu.be/A6ndZxeJxS4 At the end of the day you also get to have a tasting…

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10 Reasons to Visit Scotland

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Written by Catriona Stevenson Why should you visit Scotland? Read the list below and if you would like to add to it let us know 🙂 1. Diversity: Despite Scotland’s size, the landscape differs greatly giving you the opportunity to visit beautiful sights without it being too samey. With its size, you can visit these…

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Ghostly Encounter on our Outlander Tour!

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Written by Catriona Stevenson Our Outlander Tours are proving a big hit, and as fans ourselves, we get a huge buzz from taking our guests to all the various Outlander filming locations. However it was one such visit last week which sent a chill up our spine at none other than Blackness Castle AKA Fort William and…

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Our New Favourite, Ledaig Peated Single Malt From Tobermory

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Written by Helmut Watterott Our new favouriste whisky, basically a peated (smokey) single malt from the Tobermory Distillery. This pic was taken at the Deanston Distillery where they graciously let me have a wee tasty. This whisky is weird in that the smokeyness only comes in to taste later on while drinking. It is as…

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