7 Romantic Things to Do in the Scottish Highlands

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What comes to mind when you think about Fort William? It’s a superb base for a holiday or short break on the western side of the Scottish Highlands. It’s also within easy distance of Ben Nevis and various lochs, including Loch Linnhe, Loch Eil, and Loch Lochy. Of all the words you could use to …

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8 Fantastic Things to Do in Stirling Scotland

things to do in stirling scotland - image of stirling bridge on a sunny day, with green banks of grass

While the bigger, more famous cities of Scotland get considerably more tourism, Stirling is a somewhat lesser-known, but equally wonderful stop on any trip to this enchanting country. And there are plenty of sites to see and things to do in Stirling, Scotland to make it worth your while….even if you only have one day! …

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Romantic Things to Do in Glasgow

Night view of the Clyde Arc or Squinty Bridge from the East and river Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland - perfect view for romantic glasgow getaway

This post on romantic things to do in Glasgow is a guest piece by Campbell and Gemma of Highlands2Hammocks. Glasgow is one of the best cities to visit in Scotland due to its vibrant nightlife, beautiful buildings and awesome activities. Named the UK’s top city for culture and creativity, Glasgow is a must-visit place during …

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20 Best Castles in Scotland to Add to Your Bucket List

Where are the best castles in Scotland? The most magical, historic, ancient, fairytale, mythical, beautiful, inspiring castles? We’ve got them collected for you here. Ah, Scotland. If you’ve been a reader of Two Drifters for a while, you might know how much we ADORE Scotland. We met there. Amy went to grad school there. And …

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10 Totally Free Things to do in Edinburgh

From the very first time we visited Edinburgh, we were both in love with it. From the medieval Old Town to the chic New Town that looks toward the castle, it’s a beautiful and exciting city for sure. (And coincidentally, it’s the place we Two Drifters first met). But our first visits here were as backpackers, …

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10+ Super Romantic Things to Do in Edinburgh, Scotland

This guest post on the most romantic things to do in Edinburgh is by Kay of The Chaotic Scot. Edinburgh is a total catch. There’s eye candy everywhere, from the cobbled streets and narrow closes, to the fairy-tale architecture and glorious green spaces. Edinburgh is one seriously pretty city, with an undeniable charm to match. …

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The Best Coffee Shops in Edinburgh (With WiFi)

On the hunt for Edinburgh free WiFi? As much as you will want to put down your gadgets and explore this city, you may need to consult that World Wide Web every now and then. Well, we suggest finding free WiFi in a place where you can also enjoy a tasty cup of coffee. Edinburgh’s cafes …

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Scotland’s Most Romantic Highland Hotel

View of a fishing town by the water. A street with cars driving is lined by brick buildings. In the distance, mountains have the sun setting over them.

I know of the most romantic highland hotel Scotland has tucked away in its hills. Picture a cozy inn in the Scottish countryside. A fire blazes in front of you, keeping your feet warm and toasty. You are curled up on an oversized couch, snuggled up next to your darling, an inviting book open on your …

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