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10 unmissable hikes in Scotland

If you want some world-class hiking head to the Scottish Highlands & Islands.<p>Scotland’s mountains break no world records for height any more than its …

Hiking

From camping on uninhabited islands to swimming in empty lochs: Incredible images reveal what it's like to spend a week living wild in Scotland's remote Highlands

'Oh god I forgot the matches', were not the words I wanted to hear from my brother as we started our five-day trek and canoe trip in one of the …

Climbing

Fjord escort: a road trip to northern Norway

Oslo has good food, design and culture, but for spectacular scenery, nothing matches the west coast and the north. A drive along the famous coastal road will provide a lifetime of memories and photographs.<p>Drive north from <b>Bergen</b> on the first morning – start early if you want to make it all the way …

European Travel

Britain's 10 most beautiful postcodes

Nobody sees more of the UK than the trusty workers of the Royal Mail. Serving communities in the farthest reaches of the country, they deliver six days a week to over 30 million addresses.<p>Having scoured their extensive network of delivery offices, Royal Mail have chosen their 10 favourite scenic …

The most underrated coastal towns in Europe to go to before they become touristy

The vertiginous houses of Positano, the white settlements of Santorini and the poetic villages of Cinque Terre might still be some of the most …

20 best things to do and see in Montenegro

<b>(CNN) —</b> Heroic-looking highlands, pretty blonde bays overlooking the royal blue Adriatic Sea, antique Venetian villages and UNESCO walled cities.<p>Montenegro might be small, but this gorgeous nation has a huge array of natural and man-made wonders.<p>Once overlooked in favor of more well-known …

Smoothie Kits Are Your Answer to an Easier Breakfast Routine

Smoothies have long been a part of my regular breakfast lineup, no matter what time of year. These cool drinks are a satisfying way to refuel after …

Breakfast

Best of Italy

Use our best of Italy guide as you plan your Italian vacation. Below you'll find our picks for where to go in Italy including top cities, romantic …

32 trips around Europe everyone should take in their lifetime, according to the world's top travel experts

But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritise one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked top travel bloggers and writers/editors from the likes of Lonely Planet, Suitcase, and Airbnb for the best European destinations they've ever visited …

European Travel

The Best Itinerary for Santorini

There's something truly magical about Santorini. Just mentioning the words "Greek island" conjures up images of dramatic cliffs plunging into the …

European Travel

10 Beautiful Villages To Visit In The Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands are one of the more remote places in not just Scotland, but in the UK, to visit but you definitely shouldn’t let that stop you …

Scotland

Inside The Beautiful Cotswolds Village Of Lacock…

Now, the thing about the Cotwolds is that, this absolutely beautiful area in England comprises of so many absolutely beautiful little villages and …

10 Hikes You Have To Do In Scotland

Some of the best parts of Scotland are its beautiful, wild and rugged countryside – a part of the country that has long captivated the hearts of …

Travelers

12 Utterly Quaint Places You Must Visit In Southern England

England is an incredibly beautiful country… although we’ve got some pretty incredible cities (here’s looking at you, London) there are a whole heap …

9 Amazing Things To Do In The Picturesque West Wales

Wales is a beautiful country that sits on the westerly coast of Britain. Much more than just fluffy sheep and Tom Jones, it’s a country that is …

West Wales

The Ultimate Map Of Things To See When Visiting Scotland

There’s a whole heap of amazing things to do in Scotland! Being able to dive right into the historic charm of Edinburgh, the beautiful natural …

12 Gorgeous Places You Have To See When Visiting Great Britain

Yup, I’m a biased Brit that loves our gorgeous island! We’re so fortunate to live in such a diverse cultural and natural environment that is filled …

Great Britain

10 Of The Best Places To Visit On A Day Trip From London

Chances are, if you’re thinking about visiting the UK, you’ll be thinking about visiting London – and even if you’re not, it’s likely you still might …

Exploring The Natural Beauty Of The Scottish Highlands…

For the longest time, I’d always wanted to fully explore the Highlands of Scotland! Like not just a quick drive by or popping in for a few hours but …

Scotland

The Most Beautiful Road In Scotland That You’ve Never Heard Of!

Before arriving in the Highlands, I’d heard so much about the North Coast 500 route and so wanting to do the NC500 drive (at least, in part) was …

Scotland

The Perfect 4 Day Itinerary For Visiting England’s Beautiful Lake District

The Lake District in England is one of the most beautiful places in the country. There’s actually no hyperbole to that statement – it truly is! So …

Lake District

Your Perfect 1 Week Itinerary For Visiting The Scottish Highlands

There’s no doubt by now that you’ve seen us banging on about how beautiful the Scottish Highlands are and how much we loved our visit. From the …

Scotland

11 Beautiful Places You Have To See In Wales

Full disclosure, I’m totally biased and I have no hesitation in shouting from the rooftops about how gorgeous and picturesque my home country of …

European Travel

A Tour of the Isle of Skye's Epic Film Locations

Scotland’s Isle of Skye is beautiful. It draws in many thousands of visitors from across the globe, attracted by the island’s history, its stunning …

25 Incredible Fairytale Destinations in Scotland

Scotland, a catalyst for the imagination and a daydreamer’s playground, is worthy of a fairytale. Draped in intrigue and exalted upon high, one …

The Most Incredible Castles in Aberdeenshire, Scotland

When it comes to castles, Aberdeenshire is the place to visit. With over 300, there is simply no other county in the UK with more per square mile …

Top 10 forgotten British beauty spots

<b>Dolbadarn Castle,</b> <b>Llanberis, Gwynedd</b><p>I found the fairytale tower of Dolbadarn Castle near Llanberis quite by chance as I climbed the hills behind the Dinorwic slate museum. Halfway up the steep slope, in search of a row of ruined slate workers’ cottages, I stopped to catch my breath. The sky cleared …

Scotland has been voted the world’s most beautiful country – here’s why

A delightful mix of smugness and lack of surprise is being felt across Scotland at the news that a Rough Guide readers’ poll has named ours the most beautiful country in the world. Is the feeling intensified by the fact that England came a mere seventh? Of course not. We have no time for such petty …

20 images that prove Scotland is the most beautiful country in the world

With our wild beaches, deep lochs and romantic castles, it shouldn’t be a surprise that we’ve been voted the most beautiful country in the world by …