"A Journey Back Through Time" Top 5 Page for this destination Highland by scottishvisitor

Highland Travel Guide: 1,674 reviews and 4,146 photos

After many years I finally re visited

The Highlands of Scotland is a place of great rugged beauty, a place where distant Islands appear and disappear from the horizon. A tantilizing landscape to test your patience, where mountains and hills stand majestically before you - then like the Islands great clouds close in and the Highlands retreat - stay a while - when the sun shines - even briefly - your senses will indeed be rewarded.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:The most scenic part of Scotland
  • Cons:The Weather might just obscure your view
  • In a nutshell:Give it time Patience is a Virtue!!
  • Last visit to Highland: Aug 2006
  • Intro Updated Aug 23, 2006
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  • JessH's Profile Photo
    May 26, 2011 at 5:42 AM

    Hi Joan, loved your tips & photos on the Highlands! We're returning this year in September, and also visiting Edinburgh again... can't wait! Really looking forward to it. Greetings / Jess

  • windoweb's Profile Photo
    Jun 21, 2010 at 2:25 AM

    Our Edinboro Highland Games & Scottish Festival is July 22-24, 2010.

  • micas_pt's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2010 at 6:47 AM

    Joan, such a great page about Highlands. We'll be visiting next July and we are looking forward to it.

  • hopang's Profile Photo
    Jan 3, 2010 at 7:57 AM

    Excellent Highland travel page with superb photographs. Loch Ness and Ben Nevis certainly look interesting to visit and explore and so are the suspention bridge and the castle. Thanks for the virtual tour. ~ho & pang

  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Dec 10, 2009 at 11:53 AM

    Lovely page, full of interest, only wish you could send some of those deep Lochs over here, we need them! Accommodation very nice, worth remembering, thanks!

  • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
    Aug 3, 2009 at 3:59 PM

    It really is a lovely area with so much greenery and monsters in the water, but harmless except for tourists.

  • Jan 6, 2009 at 6:57 PM

    Another beautiful website of you with great tips!

  • cassiejoy42's Profile Photo
    Dec 26, 2008 at 7:24 PM

    What a lovely description of the Highlands - and the photos make me yearn to be there, exploring the mountains with you.

  • timada's Profile Photo
    Nov 10, 2008 at 9:37 AM

    I would like to be sheep Elvis and go around Scotland by myself ! :-))

  • vesna04's Profile Photo
    Jan 27, 2008 at 1:14 PM

    Yet another wonderful page about Scotland!

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