Series – Family Adventures Across Great Britain Welcome to Edinburgh, Scotland, and the next stop on our family adventures across Great Britain. Explore with us as we spend three days in the Old Town section of this centuries-old capital city. It is a destination long on history, steeped in tradition, and full of Scottish charm and culture. And the occasional kilt or two! Imagine it!
Series – Family Adventures Across Great Britain Come on a journey with us as we share favorite family moments along our twelve day adventure across Great Britain. Walk with us as we explore several of London’s most iconic sites. Meander through the streets of Old Town Edinburg, experiencing Scotland’s past, and its present! Stand at the summit of a Scottish Highlands munro, gazing upon incredible scenery.
Does all that red-carpet Oscar buzz have you reminiscing about a favorite movie, or perhaps that award-winning TV show you just can’t get enough of? Have you ever thought of going on vacation to where that much-loved movie or television series was filmed? Perhaps you should! A much-loved movie or TV show that’s filled with incredible scenery and real-life locations has the makings of a fun
The Battle of Culloden, April 16th, 1746, was a pivotal moment in Scottish history, and the final tumultuous stand in the Jacobite Rising of 1745. Though the battle is long since over, evidence of that fateful day remain along this oft-mist shrouded moor near Inverness, Scotland, it’s aftermath forever embedded in the Scottish Highlands. Step onto this historic Scottish moor and step back into a time of
So much to see, so much to do, here in the Scottish Highlands! Today’s journey takes us to Cawdor Castle, a magnificent, and quite old, Scottish castle located a short drive outside the town of Inverness. How old you ask? Why it’s over 600 years old! Step inside this elegant example of Scottish architecture and step back centuries in time. Cawdor Castle’s legacy is long, it’s history
The Scottish Highlands are a wild and wonderful land, with their rugged beauty, heather-strewn hillsides, rocky shorelines, and a rich and colorful history that spans for centuries. From ancient stone rings to medieval castles to stories of long-thought extinct creatures rising for the depths of lochs, the Scottish Highlands are a destination worthy of every traveler’s bucket list. And it’s where we are off to today.
Welcome to the seventh and final post in our journey through Harry Potter’s England. See the complete list of other Harry Potter travel posts at the end of this post. ————————————————————————– So what do you think? Was this trip awesome? This family’s consensus? It was absolutely awesome! Each and every one of these destinations offers a fun time for all, whether or not you are a
Welcome to the sixth post in our journey through Harry Potter’s England. See the complete list of other Harry Potter travel posts at the end of this post. ————————————————————————– Next up on our journey? The city of Oxford and the esteemed Oxford University. Are you ready for some schooling? Well then, grab your notepad, pen, and let’s get going! First on the agenda is Oxford
Welcome to the fifth post in our journey through Harry Potter’s England. See the complete list of other Harry Potter travel posts at the end of this post. ————————————————————————– Next up on our journey? Gloucester Cathedral, home to several notable scenes from three Harry Potter movies. So come along and explore a spectacular cathedral that has stood the test of time, and even had a few magicals
Welcome to the fourth post in our journey through Harry Potter’s England. See the complete list of other Harry Potter travel posts at the end of this post. ————————————————————————– Next up on our journey? Lacock Village and Lacock Abbey. It’s time to take a peak inside a Hogwart’s classroom! But before you head back to class, take the time to explore a quintessentially medieval village. Lacock Village