Year Visited: 2022

Time of Year: May

The Perfect 1-Week Scotland Road Trip Itinerary

A 1-week road trip through all the best parts of Scotland, plus bonus days if you have more time.

Renting a Car in Scotland

Tips & advice about renting and driving a car in Scotland, UK, and a list of some of the prettiest drives.

A Guide to Dornie, Scotland

Where to eat, where to stay, and other things to do in this small village famous as the home of Eilean Donan Castle.

The Jacobite Steam Train & Glenfinnan Viaduct

Riding the Jacobite steam train (AKA the Harry Potter train) and watching it go by on the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Comparing both experiences and answers to frequently asked questions.

How to Get to the Fairy Glen

Driving directions for how to get to the Fairy Glen on the Isle of Skye, and advice for visiting the area.

Harry Potter Places to Visit in the UK

A list of places to visit in the UK where Harry Potter was filmed, written or inspired.

What to Read & Watch Before Going to the UK

A list of books to read and movies to watch before you travel to England & Scotland.