Haunted castles in Scotland

Edinburgh Castles-Blackness-Castle

Scotland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. As well as being known for traditions such as haggis and the Loch Ness Monster, its castles are one of its most popular features. With more than 2,000 castles – ranging from the fairytale, turret-laden masterpieces to imposing fortresses – each has its own … Read more

Best Castles near Inverness

Best Scottish Castles DUNROBIN-CASTLE

Νestled in the depths of the luscious Scottish Highlands, lies the magnificent city of Inverness; with the famous Loch Ness on its doorstep, and an array of charming shops and restaurants in its historic centre, Inverness is a magical place to visit. In addition, the city’s outskirts are home to some of the best castles … Read more

The Best Castles Near Aberdeen

Craigievar Castle - castles near Aberdeen

The historic city of Aberdeen in Scotland may not be on many tourists’ radars for destinations to visit, but it has an abundance of things to do and many hidden gems to offer to curious tourists. The city centre is a million miles quieter than the hustle and bustle of other Scottish cities such as Edinburgh and … Read more

The Best Castles Near Oban

best castles near Obean Stalker Castle

Oban, the Scottish town in the Argyll and Bute region of the country, is one of Scotland’s hidden gems and is often regarded as the gateway to the Hebridean islands. It is a stunning waterside town, that has a quiet and idyllic charm, that captures the interests of many tourists every year. The town centre … Read more

Best Castles in Scotland

Castles in Scotland EILEAN-DONAN-CASTLE

With such a rich and fascinating history, Scotland has always had a romantic aura of legend surrounding it. This is the place where medieval fortresses, clifftop ruins, ancient abbeys, and other architectural and natural wonders form a unique and dramatic landscape. There is nothing, however, that contributes more to this aura of the country than … Read more