Things to do in Scotland with Kids: Kilts, Hogwarts Academy, Loch Ness Monster and taste some mock whisky!

Planning a trip to Scotland? See this post for fun things to do in Edinburgh with kids. When you think of Scotland, you probably conjure up images of tartan kilted Highlanders, bagpipes, the Loch Ness Monster, castles, and Scotch Whiskey.  Yes, we did see them all during our visit to Read More …

A visit to the Harry Potter Alnwick Castle and the Scottish Lowlands

When we were in Scotland we did a spontaneous Scottish Lowlands tour with Rabbies that took us through Alnwick castle, and the Scottish borders and lowlands and Northumberland, England.  We stopped at Melrose for some coffee and pastry learned about the Melrose Abbey where Robert the Bruce’s and his heart lay Read More …

Looking for Nessie in Loch Ness and a trip to the Scottish highlands

When we were in Edinburgh we did a spontaneous tour with Rabbies to go see the magnificent beauty of Rannoch Moor, Glencoe, the Great Glen, Highland Perthshire and we went looking for Nessie in Loch Ness. This trip to the Scottish highlands was one of the best tours we have even done.  Read More …