Scotland

Why You Should Visit Scotland

For tourists, who come to Scotland on vacation, a popular destination is the famous Edinburgh Castle in United Kindom. Aside from the historic and artistic attractions that this castle has to offer, it also offers a relaxing and luxurious vacation.

When you are staying at the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, you will find the best of restaurants and bars. Here are some of the reasons why you should visit Scotland on vacation.

If you are a history buff, then you will not be disappointed with the various attractions in Edinburgh, including the Castle Keep and the Royal Mile.

In the vicinity of these historical landmarks are exciting and fascinating attractions such as the Scotch Barracks, the Royal Mile, and Orme, where you can stroll through streets with narrow cobbled streets and ancient shops. The National Gallery is also located in the vicinity of Orme, and you can take in the spectacular view of Edinburgh Castle from its top floor.

During your stay in Edinburgh, you will enjoy its summer weather because Edinburgh is actually located on the western side of the city. This means that during the summer, the temperature remains pleasant. In fact, you can see the temperature climbing as you walk from one end of the city to another throughout the spring and autumn.

As a result of these warm and sunny conditions, Edinburgh castle is a popular destination for tourists. When you visit Scotland, you should definitely see the castle.

While visiting Scotland, you should definitely see the beautiful city of Aberdeen. The city is very picturesque and offers many different attractions for tourists. In particular, if you visit Scotland, you should pay a visit to Fort William. You can relax while watching the sun set over the sea or even try the local delicacies when you dine at the many restaurants located along the coast.

When you visit the city of Inverness, you will find it very interesting because it has lots of untamed locations where you can bike or hike. In the spring and autumn, you can also hike on parts of the hills that are not open to visitors. If the weather is milder, you can visit the wild moors and go on a walking tour. These trips can be made a lot more exciting when you take the help of a guide who knows the paths to take.

As mentioned above, Edinburgh Castle is a must-see location during the spring and autumn. At this time of year, the temperature starts to rise because of the approaching winter.

At the end of April, you will find that Edinburgh castle is hosting major events such as Royal Ascot, Edinburgh Toy festival and Edinburgh St. Patrick’s Day Festival. For people who love Scottish history and mythology, you should definitely check out the Burns Trust Museum, where you can find many artifacts from the Scottish tradition.

The September is also a great time to visit Scotland if you are a lover of Scottish arts and culture. In the autumn, the tartan fabric is in full bloom. During the September, there are also many festivals that take place in the country. For lovers of music and theater, Edinburgh Mela is the perfect event for you.

It takes place between September and November and it is even better if you take the help of an expert tour guide who knows all about the different attractions in the area.

All in all, visiting Scotland during the months of April, May and September can be very exciting for tourists. For those who love the greenery and the wildlife, it is important that you go to the country in the fall or at the beginning of the summer.

If you are looking for an unforgettable experience, you should definitely go to Scotland. You will never forget your Scotland vacation.

M Odonoghue

Mike is a keen traveller and has been drifting around from country to country for several years.  At home in a camper van or living out of hotel rooms and always planning hi next trip.  Loves fishing, reading and hiking alone.

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