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Walking the Great Glen Way: The Perfect Highland Escape?

Following the path of an ancient fault line alongside sparkling lochs and historic canals, the Great Glen Way is one of Scotland's most rewarding walking trails. From exploring historic castles to kayaking on Loch Ness, discover some of the incredible experiences you can have along the way. Read more

Whisky Galore: 7 Best New Distilleries in Scotland

Over the last few years, there has been a whisky boom in Scotland, with new distilleries being founded and old names been revived. Read on to discover our favourite new distilleries ... Read more

2020 Bucket List – 10 Scottish Experiences You Can’t Miss

Still searching for holiday inspiration for this year? Do not fear! Our new blog explores 10 unmissable Scottish travel experiences in 2020. Time to get planning ... Read more

Ghosts & Grave Robbers: The Dark Side of Scotland’s Famous Sites

Scotland is a nation of storytellers, and throughout the centuries, terrifying accounts have persisted of unexplained sights and sounds. Each of our world-renowned historic sites has a story to tell, from haunted castles, ancient standing stones, and a creepy capital city. Join Jason from the Absolute Escapes team on... Read more

2019 Bucket List – 10 Scottish Experiences You Can’t Miss

Still searching for holiday inspiration for this year? Do not fear! Our new blog explores 10 unmissable Scottish travel experiences in 2019. Time to get planning ... Read more

Discovering the Secrets of Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries & Galloway is one of Scotland's most undiscovered regions. With historic sites, beautiful scenery, and some of the darkest skies in the country, it offers a rewarding experience for those who seek it out. Jason from the Absolute Escapes team explores this secret corner of Scotland ... Read more

How To Create The Ultimate Scottish Road Trip Playlist

From the drones of the bagpipes to the lilting Gaelic songs that have been sung for generations - music is hugely important to Scottish culture. A road trip through Scotland isn’t complete without music to complement it. Let Jason Martin from the Absolute Escapes team help you create your... Read more

Tackling the Pennine Way: Britain’s Classic Walking Trail

The Pennine Way is Britain's oldest National Trail, gaining a reputation as one of the toughest but most rewarding long-distance walks in the country. Jason from the Absolute Escapes team tackled the 90 mile stretch from Edale in the Peak District National Park to the Yorkshire village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale. Read more

8 Reasons to Visit Incredible Inverness

Inverness is the capital of the Scottish Highlands and a wonderful base to explore countless castles, stunning scenery, and brilliant pubs. It's also a vibrant city in its own right, and rewards those who explore it. Let Jason from the Absolute Escapes team take you on a journey around... Read more

A Day in Stirling: The Historic Heart of Scotland

Scotland's turbulent history is brutal, bloody, and fascinating. To begin to untangle the complicated web spun over thousands of years, there's no better place to start than Stirling. The city's strategic location meant that it has witnessed some of the most pivotal events in Scottish history, including the battles... Read more