The success of Diana Gabaldon’s series of books, along with the hugely popular Netflix adaptation, has brought Outlander fans to Scotland in their droves.
This ancient fairy tale castle, with 600 years of fascinating history, is the seat of the Earl of Cawdor and still a family home.
Scotland is a land of misty glens, remote islands, Viking graves, Neolithic stone circles, haunted castles and …. whisky! No trip to this beautiful country is complete without a wee dram of the famous ‘amber nectar’. In summer 2019 Hebridean Island Cruises take this notion one step closer to heaven. Their Whisky Galore cruise visitsContinue reading “Whisky Galore on the Hebridean Princess”
Scotland, the birthplace of golf, is home to some of the finest courses in the world. One Ocean Expeditions, on their Scotland & Ireland Golf Expedition voyage, visit a hand-picked selection of these on this carefully curated 7-day tour. With a strong focus on the infamous course designer, ‘Old Tom Morris’, the cruise offers golfContinue reading “One Ocean: Scotland & Ireland Golf Expedition”
Cruise Lines take many forms: from the thrill-a-minute RCI mega-ships to the scandi-cool Viking luxury havens. Holland America Line is another brand with a very distinct identity. The clean lines and teak decks are nautical through and through, giving an elegance and timelessness to their ships. The tie-ins with Oprah and BBC Earth give aContinue reading “HAL: Irish & Scottish Adventure”