The incredible texture and beauty of the famed "tartan plaid" typify the uniqueness of the landscapes of Scotland. The Scotland of today is diverse and dynamic. While you can envision the bold, emblazoned past of their ancestry, you are also uniquely aware of their contemporary status in the world community.
From the Scottish Borders area to the South West, you will encounter pristine countryside to breathtaking highlands and mountain scenes. One can experience castles that replicate the splendor of era's gone bye and also the pursuit of unique activities and adventures all in one visit.
A romantic encounter in Scotland may include some of the following options:
The Scottish Borders area is host to many beautiful photo opportunities from its scenic lowlands, tranquil small towns, to its shimmering rivers and Lochs. Cringletie House Hotel is a lovely Victorian style manor that offers an idyllic romantic setting in the rural countryside. The grounds contain a 17th century walled garden with a 400 year old Yew hedge, plus activities such as croquet, putting and a games area. Guests can use bicycles to trek through the nearby, small town of Peebles, enjoy fly fishing on the Tweed River for Salmon and Brown Trout, and/or tour famed castles and distilleries.
Torridon is both an area and a village which contains some of the most magnificent mountain settings. Loch Torridon Country House, nestled among the mountains, has one of the most impressive coastal views in the Scottish Highlands and offers the traveler the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure with the comfort of its library, drawing room, and uniquely appointed bedrooms; and right outside your doorstep lies opportunity for kayaking, hiking, clay pigeon shooting, and falconry.
Isle of Eriska is situated on the beautiful west coast of Scotland. To get to this lovely and secluded island, you must go over a causeway, and then you will be touched by the serenity and natural community that envelopes you. The Isle of Eriska Hotel, which is the only place on the island, offers opportunities for fitness with its spa, indoor pool, gym, and plenty of walking paths with which to enjoy nature.
The vast array of diversity in Scotland offers the new as well as the seasoned explorer with the chance to feel enlightened, rejuvenated, and awakened to the pleasures of travel. A trip of a lifetime or an opportunity of a lifetime to experience a unique and authentic look into a culture and landscape that shaped a nation and its people; is truly a pleasurable travel experience. Our staff can custom design your Scotland vacation to fit all of your specific needs.