Scottish Highlands

Driving The Incredible North Coast 500 Road In The Scottish Highlands…

The very next morning in the Scottish Highlands, after a brilliant night’s sleep at Bydand, we hurriedly scrambled for breakfast and a chance to hit …

Scotland

Denver escape room

You can try their cheese-centric plates and seven escape room-inspired cocktails seven days a week.<p>Denver's latest escape room is also the city's …

New Golf Course Planned for Highlands Motorpark in New Zealand.

With the South Island’s Oreti Sands facing closure, comes news that the owner of a successful Motorsport racing track further north in Cromwell is …

New Zealand

Top Places to Visit in the United Kingdom (From Busy London to Scottish Highlands)

<b>Don’t know which places to visit in The United Kingdom?</b> Actually, a better question is – where to start? It is only the greatest kingdom in the world …

Europe

Think You Know Scotch? These 8 Bottles Might Surprise You.

Scotch drinkers are notorious for sticking to their brand or, at the very least, their region<i>.</i> You’re pretty much either an Islay drinker or a …

Scotland

Exploring The Natural Beauty Of The Scottish Highlands…

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

Scotland

Surprising alternatives to Europe’s most overcrowded cities

Europe

The actual Hogwarts Express rescued a family stranded in the Scottish Highlands

😍<p>The train used as the Hogwarts Express in <i>Harry Potter</i> came to the rescue of a family who became stranded in Scotland while out canoeing.<p>The Cluett …

Scotland

Harry Potter Train Rescues Stranded Family

For one family who found themselves stranded in the Scottish Highlands recently, life became like something out of a movie -- a <i>Harry Potter</i> movie.<p>Jon …

Harry Potter

Scottish police send ‘Hogwarts Express’ to rescue stranded family

Jon and Helen Cluett were stranded with their four children, ages 6, 8, 10 and 12.<p>The family of six was spending a vacation camping in the Scottish Highlands. But on Friday, Jon Cluett woke up and walked out of his hut on Loch Eilt to find that their 16-foot red canoe had disappeared, probably …

News (U.S.)

‘Hogwarts Express’ rescues family stranded in remote Scottish Highlands

The family of six's boat had blown away, leaving them stranded.<p>A family of six was rescued by a real-life Hogwarts Express on Thursday (October 12) …

Scotland

Glasgow Slum in the Late 1940s: 22 Harrowing Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Residents of the Gorbals in 1948

Up to 40,000 people lived in the notorious Glasgow slum of the Gorbals in the late 1940s. They live four, six, eight to a room, often 30 to a …

Scotland

5 Appealing Hotels In Europe – Accommodation And Amenities At Europe Hotels

One of the most exciting feelings you have in yourself is when you hear of going on a traveling tour. Your feet doesn’t touches the floor as you …

Hotels

Moxon Architects Studio

Embedded in the natural terrain, the Moxon Architects Studio sets up shop in the Scottish Highlands. The dual structures occupy an existing contour …

Architecture

Joe Barnes: Home in the Highlands

Nestled in the Scottish Highlands at the foot of the Nevis range, for most mountain bikers Fort William is the World Cup downhill track at the top of …

Mountains

625 Crathie Studios

Moxon Architects | Crathie, Scotland 2017 – To accommodate an increasing workforce Moxon Architects are developing new build premises for their …

Scotland

“Our Restless Earth” Photography Competition Winners 2017

The Geological Society of London has announced the 12 winners of its photography competition called “Our Restless Earth”. The chosen images represent …

Devon

Dear oh deer, it’s that time of the year

Road safety organisation, GEM Motoring Assist are warning drivers and riders to be extra vigilant of deer at this time of year as they are more …

6 Scottish Highlands Vacations To Take If You Can’t Get Enough ‘Outlander’

Best of all, you can visit without transporting through a magical rock, ye ken?<p>If you’re of the mind that “loch” sounds far more enticing than “lake” and that kilts are <i>way</i> sexier than regular dumb pants, you’ve probably been watching the cult favorite “Outlander.” (If you haven’t, get yourself …

Scotland

Excavating an Iron Age Dun in the Scottish Highlands

Recently published research reveals the discovery of a dun and the complex history of an archetypal Iron Age settlement in Scotland.This …

Archaeology

Dunalastair Hotel Suites review: a highland fling in the heart of Perthshire

A serene base in the Scottish highlands from which to walk, cycle, fish or simply relax Review Felicity Capon Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - …

Scotland

7 Modern Modular and Prefabricated Homes in the UK

Thanks to the efficiency, flexibility, and affordability that prefabricated homes can offer, they’ve continued to gain popularity with homeowners who are looking for an alternative to traditional construction—and not just in the U.S.

John O'Brien

Try making this right turn dragging 196-foot wind turbine blade

Commentary: It was the video that mesmerized millions last week and the transport company has to make the astonishing turn almost 200 times.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Where there are open spaces, we take wind turbines for …

Wind Power

Scottish mum missing in Spain after failing to get on flight home

Linda Campbell, 56, has not been in touch with her family since Saturday morning.<p>A Scottish mum has gone missing in Spain after going on holiday to …

Scotland

moxon architects integrates ‘new quarry studio’ into wooded scottish highlands

the studio, which will serve as one of the firm's offices, is divided into two sections joined by a covered walk.The post moxon architects integrates …

Design

Aspen Lodge is a rustic haven in the Scottish Highlands - and now it could be yours

It is now on sale for the first time.<p>Located in Acharacle, a stunning part of the Scottish Highlands, Aspen Lodge is perfect for anyone who loves the …

Architecture

Norse Meeting Place Investigated in Scotland

THURSO, SCOTLAND—A geophysical survey may have detected evidence of a medieval Norse parliament meeting place in the Scottish Highlands, according to …

Archaeology

Here’s How Michelin Stars Actually Affect the Restaurant Business

Receiving a Michelin star doesn't always guarantee instant success. In some cases, a restaurant’s business suffers.<p>The Michelin guide has long been …

Restaurants

Pictures of the Day – October 1, 2017

My Wife’s “Sexy” Halloween Costume. <br>viaBlack Afghan Hound. <br>viaThis teahouse town inspired “Spirited Away”. <br>viaShot I took after work in Bern …

Eddie Vedder

Moxon Architects Studio’s New HQ Is Nestled Up In the Scottish Highlands

Workplace wizardry.<p>Nestled somewhere up in the Scottish Highlands, amongst the birch trees and the rolling fog is Moxon Architects Studio‘s new workspace. The binary structures have taken advantage of a naturally occurring contour in the hillside to create a semblance of balance between human …

Architecture