One of the lesser known, now unpopulated, Inner Hebridean Islands of Scotland is the Isle of Handa. It can be found in the north-west of Scotland, a few miles north of Scourie and 25 miles south of Durness. The name Handa origins from Norse and … [Read More...] about Isle of Handa
Welcome to Scotland Info Guide
Hello, and welcome to Scotland Info, your online Guide to the Highlands, Islands and Mainland of Scotland. Our passion is Scotland, we love this wild, unspoilt and stunningly beautiful country, and we are keen to share it with you.
Despite the somewhat changeable weather we have here, Scotland is a great place to live in and to visit. We have a fascinating history, stunning scenery, the best whisky distilleries in the world, the most beautiful castles, breathtaking islands, clean rivers and seas and most of all friendly and very welcoming locals. No matter where you go, the Scots will welcome you and make you feel at home. Where do you find that nowadays? Our guide shows you how Scotland really is, we make no false promises, we are also not an agency, we just want to prepare and inform you properly so you can have a great time when you’re over. That’s why we took many pictures and wrote articles with practical info so you know what to expect when you’re here.
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I've driven most roads in Scotland, especially the scenic ones, and enjoyed almost every mile of all of them. I don't think there is such a thing as a boring road in Scotland, especially when you're outside urban areas. And no matter how beautiful … [Read More...] about Highlands 140 – A Great Highlands Driving Route
The title "Mother of all driving Routes" in the world probably goes to Route 66 in the United States. Almost everyone knows the name, the scenery and the accompanying song "Get your kicks on Route 66" which was sung by many, including the Stones. … [Read More...] about North Coast 500 Driving Tour
Our Scotland Destination Pages
The mainland scotland page gives access to the various regions in Scotland such as the Highlands, Scottish Borders and Sutherland. From the Islands of Scotland page you can find links to the island webpages such as Islay, Arran, Jura, Mull and the island groups Orkney and Outer Hebrides. Make sure to also visit our City Guides
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Dumfries and Galloway has lots of unspoilt countryside and can be found in the south-west corner of Scotland. To the north, the council borders onto South … Read more... about Dumfries and Galloway