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Edinburgh to Isle of Skye by Car: A 5 Day Itinerary | Claire's Footsteps

Posted by Claire on Feb 7, 2018 in United Kingdom | No Comments<p>Scotland is a country with a rich history, stunning beauty, and some of the kindest …

Follow a Photographer Through the Medina of Fez, Morocco

View the highlights of Fez, Morocco through the eyes of Felix Odell, photographer and first-time visitor to the city.

Travel Photography

Reliving the Golden Age of Train Travel in Southern Africa

For a delightfully old-fashioned and unconventional way to experience Africa, hop aboard a luxury train<p>Mahogany paneling, fine brass fixtures and a doting butler are perks you might expect from a luxury hotel. I found them all in my cabin on Rovos Rail, the train I rode across 1,300 miles of …

Africa

Escape to Malta, a Place With a ‘Game of Thrones’ Past

These days, it’s a popular destination for sun-seekers. But for fans of fiery swashbuckling history—booty and all—the tiny island nation of Malta has much more to offer<p>The 16th-century Church of St. Gregory, in a sleepy village on Malta’s southeast coast, hardly looks like the flashpoint in a clash …

Malta

Hotels in Istanbul, Turkey

In Istanbul, You Can Find Old Prisons in Restaurants, Mosques, Even 4-Star Hotels

Scattered around the city are some of the most notorious jails, if you know where to look.<p>A photochrom of Istanbul, c. 1890. (Photo: Library of …

Edinburgh city guide

The Guardian's definitive city guide to Edinburgh helps you plan the perfect trip with information on hotels, travel, restaurants and activities across the city<p>During Edinburgh Festival the city doesn't sleep. Here are 10 of the best last-night bars and clubs to spend the wee small hours, says</b> …

Scotland

Historic Environment Scotland

Annual Operating PlanFind out more about our plans, resources and what we aim to achieve for 2018-19. Heritage searchSearch Scotland’s designated …

Scotland

FEATURE – 17 places to walk in Edinburgh in 2017

Arthur’s Seat<p>Edinburgh is brilliant for lovers of the outdoors. You don’t even have to leave the city to find some beautiful green spaces to blow the …

Top things to do in Edinburgh, Scotland

Top Choice Castle in Old Town<p>Edinburgh Castle has played a pivotal role in Scottish history, both as a royal residence – King Malcolm Canmore (r 1058–93) and Queen Margaret first made their home here in the 11th century – and as a military stro…<p>Top Choice Ship in Leith<p>Built on Clydeside, the former …