- The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes. Marcel Proust
Scotland has got way more going for it than just kilts and bagpipes. The country is seeping in history and has miles upon miles of gorgeous landscapes.
It’s home to a relatively diverse terrain, complete with tall mountains, several islands, sea-side cliffs, and lush forests.
The Quiraing is a landslip on the Eastern face of Meall na Suirmach on the northernmost summit of the Trotternish Ridge. It’s the only part of the slip that is still moving.
The West Highland Line train passing the Glenfinnan Viaduct
This legendry train is also known as the Hogwarts Express Train, as it was used in the Harry Potter movies. The line winds through gorgeous settings, including highland valleys and besides lochs.
Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe, Scotland
Kilchurn castle sits on a rocky peninsula on the northeastern end of Loch Awe. During periods of higher than usual levels of water, the site becomes an island.