Scotland is located in the North of the United Kingdom bordering the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean. With a mountainous terrain formed from ancient glaciers, Scotland is a great holiday destination for hiking, skiing and exploring the many Lochs (lakes) that are presented across the country. It’s not all about the great outdoors however as with historic and vibrant cities like Glasgow and Edinburgh to explore Scotland is a great destination for a city break.

Map of Scotland

Explore the regions of Scotland

Scotland is made up of numerous regions and councils which presents everything from small fishing villages alongside the North Sea to large cities such as Glasgow and Edinburgh. Discover everything that Scotland has to offer by exploring the following regions of Scotland.

  • Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire
  • Argyll & The Isles
  • Ayrshire & Arran
  • Dumfries & Galloway
  • Dundee & Angus
  • Edinburgh & The Lothians
  • Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley
  • Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley
  • Orkney
  • Outer Hebrides
  • Perthshire
  • The Highlands
  • The Kingdom of Fife
  • Shetland
  • Scottish Borders

Places to visit in Scotland

With so much green space, mountainous regions, beautiful lochs and vibrant cities to explore, Scotland is the perfect destination for a holiday. There are centuries of history to discover too so be sure to plan your visit well and ensure you maximise your time in this beautiful country.

Scotland travel guides

From the Highlands of Scotland down to the Scottish border there is a lot to discover in Scotland. Steeped in centuries of history you will discover castles and historic sites of interest along with vibrant and modern cities such as Edinburgh and Glasgow. With so much to explore, be sure to buy yourself a good Scotland travel guide to maximise your time in the country. With the most up to date information on places to eat and drink, days out and sites of interest make sure your Scotland travel guide is considered an essential part of your holiday suitcase.

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