Scotland Vacations

Scotland is located on the far northern region of the British Isles. It claims a history and government separate from it's neighbor England. Scotland is dotted with over 31,460 Lochs or lakes, most of which are located in the mountainous region of the Scottish Highlands. Explore the castles of Scotland; of which over 300 are found near Aberdeen that date from the 12th and 13th century. Scotch Whiskey, which was first produced in Scotland during 1494,is known far and wide as a symbol of Scotland. The history of Scotland extends back centuries; numerous ruins of religious buildings, castles and abbeys are still standing from the 12th and 13th century. Older ruins from earlier civilizations, the Pics and Vikings have been found on various islands. Many people in Scotland trace their heritage and culture as being one of the original members of the Celtic Nation and as a result trace their heritage back to 750 BC to 12 BC.

Scotland Vacation Rentals and Boutique Hotels

Scotland Vacations: Things to see while on vacation in Scotland

There are 5 Whiskey Regions in Scotland; explore all of them - Campbeltown, Highland, Islay, Lowland and Speyside.

Visit the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, which was established in 1754 and the game of 'gowf' became a tradition in Scotland.

Take the Scotland's Castle Trail and explore over 300 castles in Aberdeenshire.

Visit the Abbotsford House and the beautiful gardens built by Sir Walter Scott in 1822 located in Melrose, Scottish Border

Enjoy a train ride through the Scottish Highlands on ‘The Jacobite’ steam train.