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Exploring the Magic of Alnwick Castle, Howick Hall Gardens, and Barter Books

Are you ready to embark on a captivating journey through history, enchantment, and natural splendour? Join Highland Experience Tours and let us transport you to the mesmerising world of Alnwick Castle, Howick Hall Gardens, and Barter Books. From captivating tales of Scottish and English heritage to the spellbinding allure of medieval market towns, your Scottish…

Uncover the Hidden Gems of Campbeltown Whisky

Campbeltown, Scotland may not be as well-known as other whisky regions like Islay or Speyside, but it is home to some of the most historic and unique distilleries in the country. With a rich history and a strong sense of community, Campbeltown offers a one-of-a-kind whisky experience that is not to be missed. In this…

Scotland’s Most Romantic Locations

Scotland is known for its breath-taking landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture. But did you know that it is also a top destination for romantic getaways and road trips? From charming villages to stunning castles, Scotland offers a variety of romantic locations for couples to explore. In this article, we’ll take a look at some…

Discovering St Andrews’ Hidden Treasures

A Traveller’s Guide to Unexplored Delights St Andrews, located on the east coast of Scotland, is a charming town renowned for its rich golfing history, prestigious university, and breathtaking coastal scenery. Steeped in tradition and dating back to medieval times, St Andrews offers a range of attractions for travellers seeking to immerse themselves in its…

Oban: More than just seafood

Nestled on the western coast of Scotland, the picturesque town of Oban beckons travellers with its breathtaking landscapes, historic charm, and rich maritime heritage. Let’s delve into what makes the Oban a must for every traveller seeking the essence of Scotland. Oban: Gateway to the Isles As the unofficial capital of the West Highlands, Oban…

“Yippee-ki-yay – Rob shares his Christmas traditions”

We’re well and truly in the run up to the most exciting day of the year. The most magical of days, when children all over look forward in eager anticipation of the excitement of Die Hard Day. (24th Dec). As we approach this day of tense anxiety, wondering if this is the year Hans Gruber…

Make the most of Scottish Winter with Highland Experience Tours

With the holidays over, winter being in its full glory and the January blues, it may seem like there isn’t much to look forward to. Except, there is! We really should stop waiting for summer, warm weather or the weekend to start having fun and jumping head deep into new experiences. We should embrace every…

Highland Experience’s Favourite Scottish Food

We asked some of the Highland Experience team about their favourite Scottish Food… we hope you enjoy the variety and the memories shared and it makes you want to go out and try some of our Scottish delicacies. Scottish Seafood – Fiona Davidson, Office Manager Where do I start about Scottish seafood? The choices are…

Let’s Talk About Whisky

We love whisky, we love it a lot. So, my aim is to spread the love and try to walk amateur whisky drinkers through everything they need to know before falling for our beloved drink. Whisky is the world’s leading alcoholic drink; it outsells every other noble spirit in the world. Scotland is the whisky…